This site is terrific. Nice people so thanks for all the great posts.
I've read enough to know that electric is for me. I was propane all the way (since I have a 500 gallon tank heating our home) but I like the set it and forget it aspect of electric since I am new to smoking.
I've read enough to know the MES30 is right for me. My problem now is...MODEL! Their web site doesn't seem to show model numbers or have other info....that I can find anyway.
I'm on amazon and I think I want the 20070411 I believe this is the one that is digital, and has a window. Can anyone confirm this is a decent starter model? Looks to be around $200 which is fine by me for now....If I do well I can always upgrade later. Here's the amazon page (but you'll notice there are tabs under the item price to switch between 4 different models a It just says "masterbuilt electric smoker"