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Finally started freezer smoker

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gamequest444

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Thanks for the welcome. It's starting to come together.I should have fire box welded up this week.My welders getting married in 2 weeks,so the pressures on.If it doesn't happen this week ,I don't know if he'll get a Kitchen pass to help me!
 
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gamequest444

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Today , started insulating the 1975 hotpoint freezer.I am using a product from MAS CALLED MAS-TER MAT 1200. It is used for heat insulation.The insulation has been laying around our shop for years.It has a 1200 degree temperature rating and was used to wrap boiler flue pipe.
 
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tom37

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Welcome and nice build you got going. 

And with fighter jet insulation, its gotta be good. And fast too.
 

gamequest444

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Had Fire Box welded up.Still have couple of things to finish.Put on 1st coat of paint.
 
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gamequest444

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Finished 2nd coat of high heat black.My chimney is roughed in,still have to install damper and cap.I hope to have time to replace the old interior plastic trim with stainless this weekend.
 

flyboytr

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444,

It looks like you, Josh and I are all working together on our builds.  I am intested in how the outside firebox works out.  Looks good!  ...keep us up to date!
 

SmokinAl

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Looks great so far!
 

gamequest444

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FlyboyTR I am hoping to finish up this week with the build and season it up next weekend.Thanks for the post.
 

gamequest444

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Finishing up odds and ends on freezer.I used Kaowool as my door gasket.The seal is great , I just hope it holds up. My goal is too get her seasoned by the weekend.
 
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flyboytr

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It looks like this weekend will have a lot of testing going on!  Let us know how it goes!
 

SmokinAl

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That is one great looking build! Congratulations on a job well done!!!!!
 

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