Originally Posted by BBQ-Joe
Anyone talking about using aluminum fo a smoker build. I have a 5' X16' of 1/4 diamond plate and several more 4'X5. And am thinking about making a rotisery smoker. I have 316 SS for the fire box. But was wandering if any one had any insight or tried it befor.
Search the forum for aluminum smoker and you should get some threads. I know there was at least one with some good discussion in the last few months. I think the biggest concern is the fact that the aluminum will not hold heat like steel does. So, you will be burning through a ton of fuel.