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Old 04-13-2014, 12:31 AM   #1
Found some matches.
Join Date: 05-06-10
Location: Sayville, NY
Default Backwoods owners I need your help

Hey guys i'm looking for anyone who owns a bws that would be willing to help me with some measurements. Im looking to start a clone shortly and i can only guess on some of these measurements. Im trying to clone the competitor so if someone owns that model it would be great.

exhaust stack my guess was 2" x 4"

distance from ceiling to false wall allowing heat from firebox guessing 1"-2"

thickness of heat diverter 3/16", 1/8", 1/4"

height/width/depth of firebox

air inlet on side height/width

square tubing used for frame I think its 1x1

I appreciate any info if anyone has up close pictures with a measuring tape maybe showing dimensions that would be awesome.

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Old 04-13-2014, 12:42 AM   #2
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Join Date: 12-18-10
Location: Pleasanton, Ca

Go check the Backwoods specs on their website. I don't know this stuff...
XL BGE, Cold smokehouse, Kamado Joe Jr, Santa Maria pit, Backwoods Chubby, 26.75" Weber custom performer, Blackstone 36" griddle, MAK One Star pellet cooker, 22"WSM, Jumbo Joe, WGA, Smokey Joe, UDS, Wood fired pizza oven, UUNI

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Old 04-13-2014, 12:47 AM   #3
Found some matches.
Join Date: 05-06-10
Location: Sayville, NY

I've been there I'm looking for specific measurements that they don't give on the site.

Competitor Model

Outside dimensions:
24" deep
55" tall w/stack
32" wide

Inside dimensions:
20" deep
29" tall cooking chamber
20" wide

Racks: 8 - 3" apart
19 ˝" deep
19 ˝" wide
Tom - CHUBBY HUBBY BBQ / UDS / BWS Competitor Clone (in progress)
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