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Discussion in 'Roll Call' started by b8h8r, Aug 10, 2008.

  1. b8h8r

    b8h8r Smoke Blower

    Just got my new Brinkmann 40" last night, cured it and finishing the mods right now. First brisket going in within the hour.[​IMG]
  2. richtee

    richtee Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    No moss gathering there eh? Keep it Thin and Blue..and Welcome to SMF!
  3. bbqgoddess

    bbqgoddess Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Starting with a bigole brisket, good on you! Can't wait to see your Q-vue
  4. okie joe

    okie joe Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Kick the tires and light the fires. Welcome to smf...glad to have ya great site and great people here to help if ya need it.start with jeffs free 5 day course on smokeing...
  5. b8h8r

    b8h8r Smoke Blower

    Here's some pics of my mods:
    1st: Dual thermos to replace the POS it came with.

    2nd:Baffle for the fire box. 22 guage steel.

    3rd: Extension for stack

    (This phot sux, but you get the idea.)

    Anything I missed? I will be sealing it up in the future, rope seal around the lid. Figure this should get me going though.[​IMG]
  6. daboys

    daboys Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Welcome to smf B. Jumping right in. Way to go. Took me a few smokes before I got my SnP mods done. Good luck with the brisket and don't forget the q-view.
  7. norrell6

    norrell6 Meat Mopper SMF Premier Member

    Welcome to the SMF. Looks great man. I am sure you will get the hang of it quickly. Please be sure to post some pics.
  8. b8h8r

    b8h8r Smoke Blower

    Here's my brisket just getting goin. Baffle seems to be working well, as I am within 5" on each thermo. Update in about 6 beers.[​IMG]

    OOOPPPPS No q-view
  9. lawdog

    lawdog Smoking Fanatic

    nothin like hitting the ground at a dead sprint.
    Welcome, keep us updated with the q-view on that brisket
  10. b8h8r

    b8h8r Smoke Blower

    It's a 5lb brisket, at 125 right now. Got to do some research as far as mops and foil now.
  11. richoso1

    richoso1 Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Congrats on the new smoker, and welcome to the SMF. Got your brsiket going on... it's all good.
  12. bb53chevpro

    bb53chevpro Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Looks great, can't wait to taste it, I mean see the results.
  13. b8h8r

    b8h8r Smoke Blower

    Also, my rub was 1 cup b sugar, onion pdr. garlic, garlic, chili powder, smkd paprika, white pepper, little bit worcester, salt. and garlic.[​IMG]
  14. dennisdocb

    dennisdocb Smoking Fanatic SMF Premier Member

    Looks good man. I have the same smoker, did my baffles a little different..You didn't mention the firebox but if you haven't already get a fuel basket makes all the difference in the world..here's a link to mine.

  15. b8h8r

    b8h8r Smoke Blower

    Dennis, Gonna make a basket as soon as I get over to my Dad's and his welder. This will do for now...lol


    135" 3 Hours in.[​IMG]
  16. b8h8r

    b8h8r Smoke Blower

    Stuck at 150 see how she goes...lost a lil temp but got the fire goin good again. 225 left, 200 right, brisket in the middle.
  17. b8h8r

    b8h8r Smoke Blower

    BTW...this is a great excuse to drink beer all day.[​IMG]
  18. kookie

    kookie Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Welcome aboard and glad to see you jumping right in.............Nice smoker and great looking mods...............
  19. b8h8r

    b8h8r Smoke Blower

    Just mopped at 165 20 min till the cooler
  20. b8h8r

    b8h8r Smoke Blower

    See ya in an hour...in the cooler now.

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