Originally Posted by ZILLA
No, I simply do not know anything at all about the Pellet cookers, except that they plug into a 120v source, have an electric auger to feed the pellets, and an electric element that ignites the pellets.. and that's about it.
I was not aware that those pellets smoldering in a pot could heat a cooker to 250+ degrees.
I thought the igniter may have added to the heat. I just didn't know.
its actually a fire pot filled with pellets and a fan blowing on it.. it will climb to 350 in 20-30 minutes.
One thing i dont like much is the response time. An FE packed
with food will take 30-40 minutes to climb to from 200 to 275-300.. Whereas when i want more heat in the stickburner, I add a log and open the dampers and in 10 minutes I have 100 more degrees. Your at the mercy of the auger and controller.
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