Greetings from Chicago

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Original poster
Jun 29, 2016
I'm Dewey I'm 45 live in Chicago I'm a fire chief and learned to smoke from a few guys I work with still have a lot to learn. My first smoker was a Cabela electric smoker which after 3 years old the electric display and control went bad, and can't get a replacement part, I was just given a brinkmann barrel smoker by a friend I need to do some refurbishment to it and some modifications after reading some threads here, I'm also in the process of building an ugly drum smoker...

gary s

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Jan 6, 2011
  Good morning and welcome to the forum, from a hot day here in East Texas, and the best site on the web. Lots of great people with tons of information on just about  everything.


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