Hello everyone, my friends all call me B-sh, i am from Oceanisde, N.Y. which is on the south shore of long island. I've been reading the threads and post here for a while and loved it all i decided to finally take the plunge and join up. i have a perfect flame 18' vertical gas smoker and i am almost done with a plywood smoker based on pops' plans from the forum. excpet he's a hell of alot better at woodworking than i am. mostly i make my own fresh sausages and beef jerky, and have just started smoking turkeys. two going in the brine for thanksgiving tonight.