I started smoking on a kettle, too, and turned out some good Q on it. I love the idea of the kettle only competition... let us know how it goes!
Hatfield and McCoy Barbecue - Co-Pitmaster
Illinois This Butt's for 'Que - Pitmaster
KCBS CBJ; 18.5" WSM; UDS; DigiQ DX2; CharBroil Gasser; Maverick; OTS; etc.
We're (kinda) famous!