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Any new Michigan Members?

Discussion in 'Michigan Members Group' started by Rings Я Us, Oct 12, 2017.

  1. Megacannon

    Megacannon Newbie

    Hi! Just joined the forums today after reading a bunch of posts in preparation for getting my Smoke Vault. I'm in the Jackson area and work in Ann Arbor. Might move back to Metro Detroit one day; who knows.

    My first smoke was a success: hickory smoked chicken thighs. Juicy as hell with nice, sweet, hickory flavor. The best chicken thighs I've ever made.
  2. Carpenter Gary

    Carpenter Gary Smoke Blower

    Welcome megacannon,lots of great guys on the site and lots of knowledge, feel free to post questions in the forums someone will probably have a answer.Im north of Lansing in a small town called Elsie
  3. ponzLL

    ponzLL Fire Starter

    Hey all, Commerce area here. Just joined yesterday.

    Currently have a Masterbuilt propane, I think 30 or 40. Can't remember which one. I love the thing, but it's starting to rust out pretty back. Looking at replacing it with a Smokin-it #2D Wifi or #3D. Something I can leave outside with a cover all year, let cook without much supervision, and something that'll let me smoke in the rain or snow!
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  4. fivetricks

    fivetricks Smoking Fanatic

    Hello from Flint! I work in and around Commerce twp.

    I think what you're looking for is called an Ugly Drum Smoker. Check it out.
  5. AnnArbor

    AnnArbor Newbie

    Just registered after browsing for years. Caught the bug about 10 years ago to smoke brisket and been trying ever since. Started with Smokey Joe electric "smoker", then upgraded to a Weber kettle, then Weber Performer, then added a Smoke n Sear and a Party Q, then took a big leap up to a Rectec then Memphis Pro. Just sold the Mephis because it just didn't smoke enough and now looking at Mak or Kamado Joe. I think I enjoy experimenting as much as eating. Anyone have a Mak in SE Michigan?
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