Our Homepage Donation to Forum Overhead Recipes Smoke Signals Magazine Welocme Merchandise Associations Purchase Subscription Amazon Affiliate
Go Back   The BBQ BRETHREN FORUMS. > Discussion Area > Competition BBQ


Competition BBQ *On Topic Only* Discussion regarding all aspects of Competition BBQ. Experiences competing or visiting, questions, getting started, Equipment, announcements of events, Results, Reviews, Planning, etc. Questions here will be responded to with competition BBQ in mind.

Thread Tools
Old 07-13-2014, 05:07 AM   #106
is one Smokin' Farker

Militant83's Avatar
Join Date: 05-05-11
Location: Circleville, OH

Originally Posted by fnbish View Post
So moral of the story here he should "build an uds"????

Has no one seriously said this yet?? I'm ashamed of some of you. Oh wait we aren't in Q Talk......
Everyone needs a UDS in their collection...right?
T&K Smokers small gravity fed
250 gal drum cooker
Weber OTG
Covert Black Thermapen
CyberQ Cloud
Instagram- MilitantQ
Militant83 is offline   Reply With Quote

Old 07-15-2014, 10:29 AM   #107
is Blowin Smoke!
Join Date: 08-08-07
Location: Cartersville, GA

Originally Posted by TailGateJoecom View Post
What does a manufacturer closing have to do with resale. It ain't like someone is taking a 5 year old used pit and shipping it back to the manufacturer for repairs, or that many of these need much in the way of parts, outside pellet cookers.
I think it's just a case of dramatic exaggeration here. When Andy said such a cooker would be "worthless" what he meant to convey was that the resale value would be less, as explained in his follow-up post. Of course the intrinsic value remains unchanged, so if you like the smoker/Pontiac and have no plans to sell, you are unaffected.

(Of course in the world of cars, retired brands can actually increase in value, but until a "collectors" market for smokers appears we don't have to worry about that) ;)
Suppertime ... and the Que'n is easy
Gowan is offline   Reply With Quote

Old 07-15-2014, 01:14 PM   #108
is one Smokin' Farker
Join Date: 08-04-09
Location: Avon, IN

Saw a nice new G2 Party and a G2 Competitor with stainless doors this weekend. Pretty sexy to be honest with you.

Humphrey's and Backwoods are both great smokers and put out great BBQ. I've cooked on both.

The end
Grey Street BBQ Competition Team
Dex is offline   Reply With Quote

Thanks from:--->
Old 07-17-2014, 10:25 PM   #109
Know Bull
On the road to being a farker

Join Date: 04-19-12
Location: Broken Arrow OK

A Backwoods Gater is big enough to do an entire contest on if you plan well.

They have sold the model for years without listing it on the site. I recently saw it listed in the products. It is a lower priced alternative to some of the others you are considering; plus it has different dimensions so that it is capable of holding a full size steam pan.
[B]Know Bull[/B]

Three FEC100
Yoder YS640 pellet cooker
Backwoods Gater
Hasty-Bake Legacy
Big Green Egg - medium
Cookshack model SM050
The Good One Rodeo clone
Make an offer.....need to sell a few......:doh:
Know Bull is offline   Reply With Quote


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Forum Custom Search: Enter your Search text below. GOOGLE will search ONLY the BBQ Brethren Forum.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:45 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
2003 -2012 © BBQ-Brethren Inc. All rights reserved. All Content and Flaming Pig Logo are registered and protected under U.S and International Copyright and Trademarks. Content Within this Website Is Property of BBQ Brethren Inc. Reproduction or alteration is strictly prohibited.
no new posts