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Old 09-30-2005, 08:34 PM   #1
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Default how is the meco?

i just came across a smoker called meco. it looks like a WSM but half the price. has anyone used one? any reviews?
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Old 09-30-2005, 08:44 PM   #2
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phil,

BigMista owns the Samsonite branded Meco.
The story is here:
http://bbq-brethren.com/forum/showth...highlight=meco

I am sure he will be along to update the info

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Old 10-01-2005, 09:32 AM   #3
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I have the electric version, but it comes with the ability to use charcoal by removing the element and inserting a pan. No vents in the top lid, so I've only used it as an electric. It was my first smoker, and what got me hooked on doing what I do.
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Old 10-01-2005, 10:12 AM   #4
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I don't have one, but they'll save you a ton of money on car insurance
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