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Discussion in 'Roll Call' started by mom2girls, Nov 17, 2009.

  1. mom2girls

    mom2girls Newbie

    My name is Tammi and I recently decided that instead of paying big bucks for my youngest who was suriving off sonnys pork Id learn to do it mysel.I smoked a boston butt sunday and at 7 she polished over over half the 8lb roast in a day.Since I am just learning any advice would be great,Im using an electric smoker,I know its cheating but as a singlr mom and full time student it works.lol
     
  2. beer-b-q

    beer-b-q Smoking Guru OTBS Member

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  3. desertlites

    desertlites Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Welcome mom&2 girls-glad to have u here at SMF.
     
  4. hoser

    hoser Smoking Fanatic SMF Premier Member

    Welcome aboard Mom!

    Nice to have you here, and I hope some of the folks with electrics can help you out.

    Remeber...it's not cheating if you're having fun, and makin good Q[​IMG]
     
  5. Nothing wrong with doing it your way. Sounds like it came out great.
    Again welcome if you have any question I proably don't know the answer to but seveal people on this isite are sure to bend over backwords to help you out.
     
  6. jaxgatorz

    jaxgatorz Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Hey Tammi.Welcome to smf ... Lots of folks here with lots of experience...help is always just a post away.Happy smokes ![​IMG]
     
  7. waysideranch

    waysideranch Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Practice makes perfect!! Its the truth in smoking...
     
  8. bassman

    bassman Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Welcome to the forum. Glad to have you aboard.
     
  9. irishteabear

    irishteabear Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Welcome to SMF. Glad you joined us.
     
  10. alx

    alx Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Welcome to SMF.Ask and you shall recieve...[​IMG]
     
  11. vinman

    vinman Newbie

    Welcome Tammi to SMF. Great bunch of folks here in this forum!
     
  12. warthog

    warthog Smoking Fanatic

    Welcome to the SMF. Enjoy your stay.
     
  13. old poi dog

    old poi dog Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Welcome, glad that you could join us. Lots of helpful people here so ask away if you need to.
     
  14. scarbelly

    scarbelly Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Hello Tami
    Welcome aboard - there are lots of us with electrics here - I have a smokin Tex 1400 so if I can help let me know
    Glad to have you with us
     
  15. kurtsara

    kurtsara Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    Welcome to the forum, nothing wrong with electric smokers, I have 2 of them, the one on the right smoked a brisket while I was sleeping over night, you can also see the Traeger and the smokestack from the fridge conversion in the back ground
    [​IMG]
     
  16. richoso1

    richoso1 Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Tammi, welcome to the SMF. Using an electric smoker is not cheating, just ask anyone who owns a MES. It's all about the end result, if it taste good to you, then you've done the job. Many different ways to smoke a meal. It's all good my friend.
     
  17. mr mac

    mr mac Smoking Fanatic SMF Premier Member

    Welcome to the SMF Tammi! As stated, there are plenty of us here with electric smokers and there's just nothing wrong with them after some practice! Feel free to jump right in and ask all the questions you want. Remember, there are no dumb questions, just dumb people who ask questions. No...wait, I have that wrong...[​IMG] You know what we mean!

    Seriously, welcome aboard and enjoy the ride!

    Mac
     
  18. the dude abides

    the dude abides Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Hi Tammi and welcome to the SMF. But I've got to be honest with you. Log out now and don't come back for a while. As a single mom and a full-time student you do not have the time to handle the addiction that will come with smoking meats and joining this forum.

    Awww, I'm just teasing. Congratulations on pulling off your first smoke. Sounds like the kids loved it, which is the greatest compliment you can get.

    All great people aroound here who really want to help you get the results you desire. Just ask a question in the proper room and usually within a couple of minutes you'll get several replys. Great place this is.
     
  19. dutch

    dutch Smoking Guru Staff Member Administrator Group Lead OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Tammi, welcome to the SMF family. Your electric smoker will work just fine for you and will put out some great food. A number of fine folk on here use an electric smoker including me-sometimes the Lang 60 is a bit big for smoking 1 chicken. [​IMG]

    Enjoy the new addiction!
     
  20. treegje

    treegje Master of the Pit

    welcome to the SMF Tammi
     

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