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Hello from southern Oregon

Discussion in 'Roll Call' started by lilesk, Nov 30, 2013.

  1. lilesk

    lilesk Newbie

    Hello to all.

    I have dabbled in smoking off and on for several years now and have had a few different cheap smokers. I am currently beginning to home process wild game and pork. I have always butchered them in the past however, I left the grinding, seasoning, and smoking to the butcher shop. Between my brother and I we have all the equipment we need other than a decent sized smoker. So I have decided to build my own That way I get exactly what I want. I started with a old steel fridge. I have a 1500 watt element, have built a smoke generator, and a PID controller. Now I need to assemble everything and build the racks and hangers. Hoping to have everything up and running by next weekend.

    Thanks Ken
  2. driedstick

    driedstick Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    [​IMG]Sounds like  a great start that's how I did it. Make sure you come on over to roll call  so we can all give you a proper welcome.. And remember the search bar will soon be your  best friend

    Welcome aboard
  3. gary s

    gary s SMF Hall of Fame Pitmaster OTBS Member

    [​IMG]Hello and welcome from East Texas. This is a great site, lots of information and great people that are willing to throw in their two cents worth on about anything  ........  



  4. [​IMG]   sounds like a great project post pics WE all love that. i was in Southern Oregon (Medford) for 27 years. what part are you in?

  5. lilesk

    lilesk Newbie

    I live just outside Medford. Been here for about 6 years. Prior to that we lived in Roseburg for a couple years. And before that we lived in Crow (SW of Eugene) for 33 years. I have been taking pics and will post when I get a chance.