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Got the ECB out of the garage and back in action!

Discussion in 'ECB Owners Group' started by steellord, Sep 8, 2018.

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    Well now that boating season in Michigan is slowing down. I decided to dig out the ECB and try smoking some chicken. I am not as prolific a smoker as most people here are so chicken will be a first for me. We'll see how they turn out.
     
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  2. mike243

    mike243 Smoking Fanatic SMF Premier Member

    I bet they will turn out great,First time I tried to water ski was on lake Huron and I was about drowned and froze to death by the time I got up on them,late summer with 4'swells was tough lol
     
  3. LOL I boat mainly on Lake St. Clair. Been on Lake Huron once so far. Took a trip to Lexington and stayed at the marina there for a weekend.
     
  4. pc farmer

    pc farmer Smoking Guru Staff Member Moderator OTBS Member ★ Lifetime Premier ★

    Nice. I need to get my ECB
     
  5. 20180908_171219.jpg 20180908_171213.jpg The chicken turned out nice and juicy although the rub recipe had a bit too much spice for the wife and I. I used a recipe that I found on Pinterest. The author must have really liked heat as there was a note to the effect that you could have cut the amount of cayenne in half to reduce the heat. I should have heeded that note! LOL We also tried smoking some small potatoes they came out great!
     
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  6. Rings Я Us

    Rings Я Us Smoking Guru SMF Premier Member

    Good to see some ECB usage :D
    Nice job!
    Looks like you don't have a vent on top.. You did the lid sealing mod and the legs on the outside mod... No vent?
     
  7. Actually the lid seal is tied on not glued on. So I get some venting around the lid for now. I saw that way of doing the lid seal on another site for ECB mods. Planning on getting a set of Weber replacement vents and adding one in the future.