View Full Version : Hello from NC Mountains
05-29-2011, 11:18 AM
Hi everyone! My name is Scott and I live in Linville, NC. I have been grilling and smoking for about 30 years. I have a Brinkmann Smoke 'N Pit Pro that I bought in 1994. (When they were made to last.) I just finished major mods on it. I had a new door made from 3/16" steel (made 1/2" oversize the original to better enclose the fire box.I also made a charcoal basket and 3/16" Baffle and tuning plates. Installed stove gasket to firebox lid and cooking chamber lid. Did a test burn yesterday and the temp was about 25 degrees difference from the firebox to end of cooking chamber. Before mods I was constantly adjusting vents to maintain desired temp. Now just set vent and forget. I also have a Brinkmann Charcoal Grill and a Weber Genisis 310.
05-29-2011, 11:42 AM
Hey Scott welcome! we found this site around the same time, its kinda cool to be somewhere that everyone understands what we do!! I have been a backyard fanatic for 20 years and am going to first comp in 2 weeks a little nervous but hey jump in with both feet. I cook on a custom reverse flow smoker on trailer and the old stand by Weber kettle. :thumb: Oh yeah my name is Billy Martin (no joke) and I live in NE Oklahoma
05-29-2011, 01:28 PM
05-29-2011, 03:10 PM
Welcome! Glad to have you aboard.
05-29-2011, 03:44 PM
welcome .. and good luck out there.
05-29-2011, 04:57 PM
Good luck on the competition, Billy
05-29-2011, 05:52 PM
Welcome aboard Scott!
05-29-2011, 07:56 PM
Greetings and welcome from Hickory, NC... just down the road a bit :)
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05-29-2011, 09:10 PM
05-29-2011, 10:53 PM
Welcome to our crazy little club house!
05-30-2011, 07:48 AM
05-30-2011, 10:51 AM
Welcome to the camp,
06-03-2011, 10:11 AM
Welcome from Indiana!!!!!
THIS PLACE ROCKS!!!!!
06-03-2011, 12:47 PM
Welcome to the absolutely best Que forum on the entire web. You are gonna love it here!
06-03-2011, 01:07 PM
06-03-2011, 01:17 PM
Welcome from the hoosier state Scott!!
06-04-2011, 10:55 AM
Welcome, come on in, take your shoes off and sit a spell.
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