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Detailed DIY smoke generator...

Discussion in 'Info and Practices' started by dernektambura, Feb 17, 2019.

  1. Hello everyone... this is detailed DIY smoke generator with assembly pics... all parts are electrical materials..
    Parts and assembly:
    1. RAB box 4" diameter
    2. nipple assembled on to RAB box cover
    3. stainless steel couplings and stainless steel pipe assembly
    4. wire mesh inside pipe assembly
    5. reducer and T assembly
    6. venturi pipe and final assembly 20190216_215118.jpg 20190216_215143.jpg 20190216_215913.jpg 20190216_220250.jpg 20190216_215955.jpg 20190216_220022.jpg 20190216_220211.jpg
     
    Last edited: Feb 17, 2019
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  2. old sarge

    old sarge Master of the Pit OTBS Member ★ Lifetime Premier ★

    Sweet! How long does it produce smoke on one filling?
     
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  3. GaryHibbert

    GaryHibbert Legendary Pitmaster OTBS Member ★ Lifetime Premier ★

    That's a good looking unit. Nice job.
    Gary
     
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  4. One I made is 2.5" diameter, 12" long wood filled chamber....3/4 filled it lasts up to 1 1/2 hour.... if you use another 12 inch pipe and one extra coupling it can be extended to 24" and so on...now, also depends on small air pump air flow rate...as well as how many holes at the RAB box are open or closed. .
     
  5. gmc2003

    gmc2003 Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Nice looking generator. I see it getting allot of use in your future. Ingenious.

    Point for sure
    Chris
     
  6. Already have two of them made... will install them attached to the side of my BBQs...
     
  7. SonnyE

    SonnyE Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Well now, couple that up to your new Smokin It 3D and and start cold smokin it.
    :emoji_wink:
     
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  8. already tried with improvised setup on my egg ceramic bbq smoking cheese. .. works as planed... waiting for warmer temps to properly install.. 20190209_123223.jpg
     
  9. Now. . who would think that small peace of sponge would create less smoke and lots of problems....tossed out piece of sponge filter and unit is at its full blast.... 20190318_125837.jpg

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  10. indaswamp

    indaswamp Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Nice build. can you show how you made the venturi in the 'T' for us?
     
  11. gotta break smoke processes to do that but I'll break a rule ... hold on sec...
     
    Last edited: Mar 18, 2019
  12. indaswamp

    indaswamp Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Gotcha...Nice....