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Unread 10-06-2012, 12:42 PM   #1
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Default My Fancy Pit Temp Controller Device

Works great!

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Excellent!
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Imaginable that have the same model.
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Looks like it works great! I use a piece of baling wire on my horizontal wood burner.
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When are you gonna get a real cooker?
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I have a fire place that works in a similar fashion. Coincidence? I tink not. ;D
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Works great!

You can get a similar effect if you pull your ash pan out an inch or two.
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Hey I thought I had the patent on that !!
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Sooo, what are you trying to say, here, gtr? Are those of us who use electronic temperature controllers inferior to your royal bbq highness?

Harrumph.

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I have a small rock I use to prop my offset's lid open when it gets too hot in the pit.
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It works for me too.
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When are you gonna get a real cooker?
I have a real cooker. A couple of them. I'm just waiting to be a real cook now. I thought it would happen when I got a real cooker.

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Sooo, what are you trying to say, here, gtr? Are those of us who use electronic temperature controllers inferior to your royal bbq highness?

Harrumph.

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Not at all! I have a Maverick and an IQue 110. For the past several months though I have been using the Maverick (and the Thermapen for that matter) less and less. I love the IQue for my UDS on busy days when I don't have time do what I love, which is fark around with the fire in my offset all day. I put the post up in a moment loving how simple and effective it is to use the firebox door to regulate temps. You can cool off yer fire and keep it burning clean - something I learned here, of course.

I'm happy to cook on anything, but I think the stickburner will always be my first preference - nothing like it!

I just realized that the crack on the wall looks like a wire, and that may be what some folks are responding to.
The device I'm referring to is the firebox door. It stays put real good!
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Door good.
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