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Unread 07-29-2012, 01:33 PM   #1
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Default New Smoker Build

Back in February I scored the air compressor tank off of CL for $75.
http://www.bbq-brethren.com/forum/sh...d.php?t=125594

We finally found time to start the smoker project. Going to be a reverse flow with 2 cooking racks. The plan is to make it so I can load it onto my 5x8 trailer with a ramp to transport. The tank is 1/4", and is about 5.5 ft long, 24" diameter. At some point, probably this winter, we will insulate the firebox. Dave is the welder and he is a real wizzard with it. I'm the grinder and the cook.


firebox, 24"x24", 5/16" thick.


A couple pics of my buddy Dave welding the firebox onto the tank:



Attached a couple 10" tires to the rear, and a trailer jack to the front.



And the door finished.

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