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Unread 06-14-2013, 05:50 PM   #1
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whats a good BBQ Guru temp control unit for the UDS i see they very alot in prices . and i don`t need any thing high tek { WiFi}
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I had a PartyQ on mine and sold it after one use. It's not that it didn't work; a temp controller isn't needed on a UDS. Mine will run at 240 for 10 hours once it is dialed in manually.
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The DigiQ DX2 with the UDS adapter works like a champ
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I use an iQue 110 on my UDS. It works perfectly and is cheaper than most gurus. The Auber is another good option. The guru Party Q is the entry level guru, but it is battery-powered, which may just be one more thing to worry about.
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The only way I would ever consider an ATC on a Drum Smoker is if I were running it indirect with a waterpan or some type of heat deflector.

Not mine, but it gets the job done.



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A really neat temp controller for a UDS is ball valves. They work great and cheap also.
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Digit dx2! I can sleep low and slow, cook Hott and fast and cook with ramp mode for when I'm at work, I don't have to worry bout overcookin any food. Marvelous peice of mind and adds confidence in your BBQ
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If you want one, I like the PartyQ. It is simple and does the intended job. I do recommend getting some rechargeable batteries.
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