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Unread 02-18-2013, 07:23 PM   #1
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I got my hands on an old burned up compressor that I plan on using to build an offset smoker. Best I can figure it's about 120 gallons (24x64 inches). I plan on following the same sort of design that dkryzer is building (http://www.bbq-brethren.com/forum/sh...d.php?t=151005). I hope to make some good progress in the next few weeks...any advice for a beginner?

I also saw to get firebox and chimney specs from http://www.feldoncentral.com/bbqcalculator.html

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Unread 02-18-2013, 07:34 PM   #2
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check out the build Pappy and I have been working on.

http://www.bbq-brethren.com/forum/sh...d.php?t=144662
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Nice grab. Looking forward to seeing in-progress pics of the build.
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Coolness! Bring on the build
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check out the build Pappy and I have been working on.

http://www.bbq-brethren.com/forum/sh...d.php?t=144662
That's great I will surely follow your thread...thank you
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If you don't mind me asking how much did the tank cost you?
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looks like a 120gallon tank to me. I am also building one like that too.
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Change of plans...I had someone offer me a trade...looks like I'm swapping the 120 gal compressor for a 250 gal tank and a trailer...SCORE!!! My little backyard smoker is becoming a hoss...
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