Originally Posted by mbshop
i'm a bit confused by yer design. but the chips you are using are to long thus allowing them to jam against the sidewall of the smoker. just make the chips or shredded pices not as long and it should be ok.
here is some basic designs,
I did look at that information prior to making it. That is mainly where I got the idea from. It is essentially the low nozzle smoke generator design with the addition of the slanted bottom. I had the idea that the slanted floor would allow the ash to fall out. That remains to be seen! Thanks for taking the time to help me out!