A cheap smoker can produce just as good a smoke as a big high dollar one. It's the person using the smoker that make the food good or bad. So give it your all and you will have some good Q or you will have a learning leason and you will eat it and learn what to do next time to get that Q the way you like it. So thats it in a nut shell. Your doing fine on the Qview just keep them coming and we will be here for helping you with any questions.