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New guy from Seattle

Discussion in 'Roll Call' started by scott54, Dec 8, 2013.

  1. scott54

    scott54 Newbie

    So I am in the process of building a new smoker at home. Being a NW native and having spent about 10 years in SE Alaska, I've smoked a lot of fish on various smokers. I found this site trying to research different designs for a cold smoker. This is a great forum with a lot of good info. Thanks. I'm a construction guy and have spent a lot of my career doing concrete so I built my own firebox out of cast-in-place concrete with the flue to the smoker out of concrete pipe. Looking forward to being on here. I will post some photo's down the line. The firebox is done but I am setting the flue soon.  Thanks Again.
  2. mossymo

    mossymo Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Glad you joined us Scott, :welcome1: from North Dakota!
    I am looking forward to seeing pictures of you smoker build as the concrete work will be interesting!
  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. smoke happens

    smoke happens Smoking Fanatic

    Welcome, good to see another NW smoker on here.
  5. [​IMG]

    welcome aboard!! it is great to see another fellow NW'Strn smoker. Satuurday was a little rough down here with temps at 12-18 but it was the day i had. just took more playing.

  6. scott54

    scott54 Newbie

    Thanks guys. I'll try and post some photo's of the concrete firebox that is done. I have not fabricated a metal door and frame yet but I have set the concrete pipe at a slope of about 1/4 to 3/8" per foot to one side and started a fire to see what the draw was like. I have the flexibility to vary the flue slope to the side or to set the smokehouse above the firebox ( by 5' ) if I need to. Would like some feedback after I post the pics!
  7. mneeley490

    mneeley490 Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Welcome Scott! Would love to see what you've come up with.
  8. gary s

    gary s SMF Hall of Fame Pitmaster OTBS Member

    I'll be interested to see your smoker design, Like different types