Originally Posted by sliding_billy
Can't add much to what has already been said except that I have no idea why people recommend soaking wood. It is just plain nasty smelling and leaves a horrid taste (IMO of course).
I was taught that soaking the chips decreases the speed at which they are consumed.
Of course, if you have good air/fuel control, you don't need to soak them.
That and the nasty taste of damp wood.
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