howzit from Hawaii

Discussion in 'Roll Call' started by blacknbluedog, Sep 24, 2007.

  1. blacknbluedog

    blacknbluedog Fire Starter

    Hi, I am a novice smoker hoping to learn the tricks of the trade. I have an ECB and used if for the first time yesterday. The results were just okay, not great. I have signed up for the 5 day course. Its good to know that I can turn to people on this forum for expert advice. I purchased the ECB because 1. cheap (didnt want to invest too much in something I know next to nothing about) and 2.seemed easier than charcoal. Thanks to all for the advice that I know I will be getting/needing.
  2. richoso1

    richoso1 Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Welcome to the SMF. You'll be amazed at how much information you'll be processing in no time. That means even better Q.
  3. short one

    short one Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    Made some good "Q" on an electric ECB before I built my stickburner. Welcome to SMF and ask any and all questions you may have.
  4. deer meat

    deer meat Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    Welcome to SMF blackandbluedog, I have an ECB also. Although it doesn't see much action since I bought my GOSM bigblock.

    What were you smokin that didn't turn out so hot?

    Signing up for the 5 day ecourse is a good move, it will answer alot of questions.
  5. richtee

    richtee Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Welcome, and ask, and ye shall receive!
  6. gofish

    gofish Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member


    I have mastered the ECB, no one else knows it better than myself [​IMG] ......... Just fly me over to Hawaii, and I will give you hands on, step by step, instructions. In advance, you can prep by filling the fridge with ribs, roast, butts, sausages, fish, plenty of spices, and a bunch of beer. I think I can get you up to a respectable level in about 3 weeks time. Let me know when you get me that ticket ........ just make it two tickets my wife would to come out as well.[​IMG]

    enough fantasy here .......... Welcome aboard and enjoy it here, we are glad you found us.
  7. t-bone tim

    t-bone tim Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Welcome to SMF,very friendly bunch here ,any questions ,ask away and someone will get back to you,glad you joined us [​IMG]
  8. wvsmokeman

    wvsmokeman Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    Welcome aboard the SMF!!
  9. redbrinkman1955

    redbrinkman1955 Smoking Fanatic

    I bought a ecb first for 8 dollars and then thats was just the start of it.
    After I found this forum the rest of it was down hill in a hurry.It sucks you in and soon your making a smoker then your buying a bigger smoker,It just doesnt get better that this place a lot of good people with great answers.
    Post a lot of pics and ask questions if you got them
    Good luck and Good smoking
  10. deejaydebi

    deejaydebi Smoking Guru

    Welcome Brian -

    You are already in a great place to learn some simple wonderful cooking techniques! I leaned alot about preparing food and inexpensively when I lived in Hawaii! To bad most of and Mom and Pop restaurants are gone they could make some great food out of almost nothing. Ah well I degress ...

    The ECB is a great little smoker don't let the price fool you! It's the Hibachi of the smoking world! Enjoy!
  11. meowey

    meowey Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Welcome to SMF! Glad you are here!

    Take care, have fun, and do good!


  12. blackhawk19

    blackhawk19 Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Welcome to the SMF
  13. hawgheaven

    hawgheaven Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Welcome to the SMF Brian, glad you found us! [​IMG]
  14. vlap

    vlap Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Welcome to smf!!!
  15. coleysmokinbbq

    coleysmokinbbq Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    Hi Brian!...Welcome to the SMF!...[​IMG]...Glad to have you aboard!...
    You've definitely come to the right place!...You're gonna love it here!...

    Until later...
  16. gypsyseagod

    gypsyseagod Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    aloha & welcome to smf.
  17. smokin for life

    smokin for life Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    Hey nice to have you here at the SMF, hope to see more of you. If you have any questions, just ask and some one will have an answer for you.
  18. crewdawg52

    crewdawg52 Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Aloha and welcome to SMF. Not gonna regurgitate anymore of what everyone else said, but,hope you find everything you need to know (I know you will)! [​IMG]
  19. johnd49455

    johnd49455 Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    Welcome to the SMF Family[​IMG]
  20. ba_loko

    ba_loko Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    Welcome to the forum, Brian. We're glad you're here!

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