the reason you don`t use elm is it will give you a hart attack trying to split it use oak,cherry,hicorey and ash thanks to emerald ash borer would realy like to try pecan but it dosen`t grow here in ohio pig nut is a type of hickory
do to the emrald ash boaer`s larva there has been a ample supply of ash here in the center of the known BBQ universe (SOUTH CENTRAL OHIO) halve used gobs of ash in my LANG has nice mellow flaver good heat burn time is comparable to hickory not overly smokey
got the lowdown on genaric food poisoning from E.R. doc after contracting what i thought was prime case of food poisioning will start 6to8 hrs.after meal and will end in about 24hrs. found out that exstream heat and the flu is a motor plucker remember thouse from ohio it`s yes on 1 no on2...
i have a LANG 60 halve never had trouble whith rust on grates my top grate has been hanging exsposed to the weater since i took it out so i could smoke fresh ham and turkey and forgot to put it back in no rust at all it`s been snowed on and rained on for over a month you will love your lang
halve dried peppers both ways halve LANG 60 put peppers on side furthest from firebox in house string up and let dry try to put near celing fan to increase airflow will dry faster hardest part is grinding them up realy cleans out the sines`s
it`s good to know that weather man is just as incompatant where you live as here and the local media likes to scare everyone with there B.S. just like they do here remember fox news says not to use your 4wd. in the snow thats what i thought it was for not just to look cool
i halve seen ELM on several NOT to smoke with list the list will tell you that HACKBERRY wich is in the same family of tree as elm is ok to smoke with i know elm is near imposible to split by hand and is eaven tough for my 30 ton spliter could it be to prevent hart atack
i to am a smokeaholick most of my family are trying to be suportive but my vigan sister just dosen`t understand she said that anamals halve feelings and it is not morale to kill and eat them i told her HORSE PUCKEY we did not clime to the top of the food chain to eat tofo (YUCK) she also claims...