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Discussion in 'Roll Call' started by jakesmith, May 2, 2008.

  1. jakesmith

    jakesmith Fire Starter

    Well I guess I should intro myself and as it says this is the place to do it. [​IMG]

    I live in Western South Dakota. I've probably been smoking meat for about 5-6 years. Although mostly as a lone wolf. Most of the stuff I learned was from reading a couple books, watching the BBQ shows on Food Network and of course trial and error. My brother and I both Q and talk about different ideas we have for recipes. He actually did a little catering on the side and the folks sure liked it, but things changed and he couldnt keep up with it.

    I use a Brinkmann Pitmaster Deluxe. I usually use natural charcoal and then use hickory or applewood (from an old tree out back!!). I like smoking with the wood but the babysitting takes a lot of time and then I dont get to do it so much. I recently ordered an Afterburner Propane conversion (from recommendations I read here!!) hopefully with the propane I can BBQ more.

    Anyways, glad I found this place there is a lot of ideas and other stuff to see.
     
  2. geob

    geob Meat Mopper SMF Premier Member

    Welcome Jake glad you found us. Be sure to check out the 5 day e-course it's all about smoking and comes with some great ideas. Best of all, It's free.

    Welcome

    geob
     
  3. pineywoods

    pineywoods Smoking Guru Staff Member Administrator Group Lead SMF Premier Member

    Welcome to the forum Jake. There is alot of good information here and if you can't find the answer somebody around here usually knows. Have fun and Happy Smoking
     
  4. sumosmoke

    sumosmoke Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    We're happy to have you at SMF, Jake! You're ahead of the game with having your own wood to burn, rather than having to buy the stuff.

    Look forward to your future posts, and q-vue!
     
  5. travcoman45

    travcoman45 Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Welcome aboard, glad to have ya! That's why were all here, to learn and enjoy the fine lost art of good smoked foods! Glad folks here on the site were able to get ya the info ya needed to expand yer smoke time! Good luck and keep us posted!
     
  6. fatback joe

    fatback joe Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Welcome to the forum.
     
  7. richtee

    richtee Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Welcome to SMF Jake... plenty of info here to help ya out! Enjoy!
     
  8. kookie

    kookie Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Welcome to the smf...............Just wanted to say from ND............
     
  9. jakesmith

    jakesmith Fire Starter

    OK, not sure where to post this, but I cant figure out how to get my signature to post at the bottom of my posts...
     
  10. jakesmith

    jakesmith Fire Starter

    LOL, guess i figured it out
     
  11. cinnamonkc

    cinnamonkc Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    Welcome from Southern California?
     
  12. seboke

    seboke Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    We're glad to have you aboard! You'll love it here!
     
  13. smokin out the neighbors

    smokin out the neighbors Smoking Fanatic SMF Premier Member

    Welcome. Lots of folks around here willing to help out. Any questions, just ask.
     
  14. waysideranch

    waysideranch Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Good luck w/ future smokes. Chiefs????????????
     
  15. seboke

    seboke Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Jake, your avatar is simple instant classic! Looks like a VERY young Lee Marvin!
     

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