Don't stop now! Hell, I probably ruined 6 or 8 of my first dozen and still screw one up every once in a while, but man when you nail one its worth all the frustration. And, like my boys say a little tough or dry is a bunch better than none or the chit you get in most chain joints!
Weber 26.75 OTG w/CI grates & SJ/WSM Mini
Home built 24"x72" reverse flow stick burner trailer with 18"x44" grill w/CI grates and upright SS gas oven/smoker.
Home built 48" fire pit with a 30"x30" Santa Maria style ranch grill.
Home built lump charcoal retort, iGrill & a bunch of other cooking toys.