Sorry I haven't updated lately. Got the exterior finished and some test runs done! Still need to do some more sealing and get the racks built. I want to be able to runbin the 225-250 range and can get it there but it takes more gas than I'd like. I have been sealing up gaps little by little...
With the rain, I'm not going to be able to work on the smokehouse today so instead I decided to work on the smokebox (cast iron dutch oven) lid. I needed some holes to let the smoke out! The plasma made short work of that!
Got a little more done today. Got the roof on and the door frame started:
Still have to finish the door, Mount it and trim everything out. I plan to split the fence pickets down the middle leaving me with 2 3/4 x 5/8 cedar trim.
One thing I didn't account for is the gaps where the siding...
Got the walls done and an extra brace on the roof. Tomorrow will be roofing and maybe starting the trim! Gotta get more wood! My helper wondering when we are going in! "Daddy, its dark! Time to go inside!"
Got some more done this eve. I don't have but an hour or maybe a little more in the evenings and a 2.5 year old boy to chase so it'll be a slow build (wife is still at work)! Got the side walls framed and a few siding boards installed got some more cut out but ran out of daylight!