Newbie from AZ

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azhunter80

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Jan 6, 2011
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Hello there and Happy New Year!

My name is Jeremy and live in Northern AZ.  I have my own meat processing biz and am thinking about smoking meat this coming season. Getting a can/box as a foundation for my smoker and was thinking going electric...Prolly gonna start this weekend and I'll take pictures as I go along. Anyways, thanks for all the info I have found so far.

-Jeremy-
 

chefrob

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welcome and all i can say is research all yer options for your needs. where are ya at up there?
 

mballi3011

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First off Welcome Jeremy to SMF. You'll like it here for there are alot of really good folks here that would just love to help you with just about anything to do with smoking. Now there are alot of proven recipes for some amazing things here too. So if you need sign up for the E-Course it's free and it will give you the basics of smoking and some good methods to use also. So the next big thing for you to do is go out and get you something to smoke and if you happen to have any questions just post it here and we will be happy to answer them for you.

Welcome To Your New Addiction

GO GATORS   
 

scarbelly

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Hello Jeremey and welcome to SMF.  I would advise you to try to get together on the phone or in person with ChefRob as he knows his smoke (in more ways than one, he knows a good cuban too) and could be a great resource.
 

azhunter80

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Thanks for the welcoming! I have a box picked out, couldn't beat the price. it was free. Just got to see what its gonna take to prep. Ya'll wanna know what kinda box I'm gonna use? Haven't seen one yet like this....close but not exactly.
 

richoso1

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 Hello Arizona, the SMF welcomes you. Good luck on your venture, and may your invesment in money and time be worth your efforts. It's all good my friend.
 

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Welcome to SMF, Glad to have you with us.
 


This is the place to learn, lots of good info and helpful friendly Members.
 


For those of you new to Smoking, be sure to check out Jeff's 5 Day Smoking Basics eCourse.

Click Here it's "FREE" ... 5 Day eCourseE
 

bassman

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Welcome to the forum.  Glad to have you aboard.  Two years ago, I spent eight days at the Payson Hospital after having asthma and emphysema attack while fishing at Roosevelt Lake.  After that experience, I won't be coming back there anytime soon!
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pit 4 brains

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Welcome aboard.. Definately post up some pics and check out the build section also.

I'm a valley native but I've watched payson grow from a sawmill and rodeo town to a wall mart support group. Who's idea were the turnabouts and what happened to the Oxbow Salloon???
 

meateater

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Welcome to the SMF. Glad to have you here. Lots of good folks, great recipes and knowledge. Looking forward to your first qview.
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