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What to buy and What to do to it in order to smoke properly

rudy8601

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Hello everyone I am in the reasearch phase for a new grill and want something that i can smoke plenty of food with and also still grill when i want to; I am leaning towards the Chargriller w/SFB.  I was hoping to get some help on what i need to do it once its out of the box as far as mods and other equipment to buy.

Thanks again and happy cooking.
 

coffee_junkie

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Optimally you would need two rigs, one for grilling and one for smoking.....that said I have seen a chargriller duo unit with gas grill on one side and a horizontal smoker with SFB on the other, It looked pretty cool to me.
 

SmokinAl

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Get a WSM & a Weber kettle. The 2 together will take up about as much room as the Chargriller. 
 

alelover

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I have the Chargriller duo and I love it. You have to make some mods to the smoker for it work well and it does take up some space but for the money it's a good deal.
 

mballi3011

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I personally like gas units the bet but thats me too. I would also suggest that you go with 2 units. I have 2 of each on my back porch/ outdoor kitchen and I can smoke up a storm also. Now I would recommend the Smoke Vault 24" it's a great smoker and it will not let you down as lng as you have gas.
 

fpnmf

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Try using the handy dandy search tool up top.

You will find tons of info!!

 Have a great day!!

  Craig
 

chef willie

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Lots of choices to be sure and many on here have their favorite styles...electric, gas, side burners, charcoal etc. I switched to a gasser as well for control and convenience but I was seriously considering a MES 40 and still may eventually get one. Whatever you get it seems there is always some mod you'll wanna do after a while....or a bigger unit you want..lol
 

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