Originally Posted by dwfisk
IMO if you are happy with your results (you have your pit dialed in) and you are getting enough product on each cook, you run that sucker until it falls apart. That is, of course, unless you just NEED a new cooker, then you go get what you NEED.
I agree, if it isn't broken, don't fix it.
From personal experience I have found that you do not want to let your "WANTS" control your desire for a new cooker. Think about your "NEEDS" and you will find the smoker that will always work best for you...