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  • Ernest
    Founding Member
    • Jul 2014
    • 3345
    • Dallas, Texas
    • Pit Barrel Cooker AKA The Chicken Whisperer, WSM 14.5 AKA Smokey, WSM 22.5 AKA Big Worm, Weber Performer Platinum. KARUBECUE

    #31
    Two weeks after my order and I'm still getting the run around. It was returned to shipper. Now I know why never buy anything online if it's not directly from Amazon.

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    • Craigar
      Craigar commented
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      That sucks, hopefully they will work everything out to your liking. In the mean time (or would that be meat time) to cheer yourself up you need to fire up KBQ!
  • DWCowles
    Founding Member
    • Jul 2014
    • 9703
    • Smiths Grove, Ky
    • Hi, my name is Darrell. I'm an OTR truck driver for over 25 years. During my off time I love doing backyard cooks. I have a 48" Lang Deluxe smoker, Rec-Tec pellet smoker,1 Weber Genesis 330, 1 Weber Performer (blue), 2 Weber kettles (1 black and 1 Copper), 1 26" Weber kettle, a WSM, 8 Maverick Redi Chek thermometers, a PartyQ, 2 SnS, Grill Grates, Cast Iron grates, 1 ThermoPop (orange) and 2 ThermoPens (pink and orange) and planning on adding more cooking accessories. Now I have an Anova sous vide, the Dragon blower and 2 Chef alarms from Thermoworks.

    #32
    Well if you can't get it taken care Ernest I will sell you the two that I got

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    • Ernest
      Ernest commented
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      Might be a sign that I do not need another thermometer LOL!!
      I just called the today to ask for a refund.
  • Ernest
    Founding Member
    • Jul 2014
    • 3345
    • Dallas, Texas
    • Pit Barrel Cooker AKA The Chicken Whisperer, WSM 14.5 AKA Smokey, WSM 22.5 AKA Big Worm, Weber Performer Platinum. KARUBECUE

    #33
    Well that was a major FAIL!! I gave them more time and they finally offered me a refund.

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    • Danjohnston949
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      Ernest, 👎👎👎👎👎. Sorry to Here the News! Eat Well and Prosper! From Fargo ND, Dan
  • fzxdoc
    Founding Member
    • Jul 2014
    • 5309
    • My toys:
      Weber Summit Charcoal Grilling Center (WSCGC) aka Mr. Fancypants
      Pit Barrel Cooker (which rocks)
      Weber Summit S650 Gas Grill
      Weber Kettle Premium 22"
      Weber Jumbo Joe Premium 22" (a weird little 22" kettle mutant on 22"-long legs) (donated to local battered women's shelter.)
      Camp Chef Somerset IV 4-burner outdoor gas range


      Adrenaline BBQ Company's SnS, DnG and Large Charcoal Basket for WSCGC
      Adrenaline BBQ Company's Elevated SS Rack for WSCGC
      Adrenaline BBQ Company's SS Rack for DnG
      Grill Grate for SnS
      Grill Grates: five 17.375 sections (retired to storage)
      Grill Grates: six 19.25 panels for exact fit for Summit S650 gasser
      2 Grill Grate Griddles
      Steelmade Griddle for Summit gas grill

      Fireboard Extreme BBQ Thermometer Package
      Fireboard control unit in addition to that in the Extreme BBQ Package
      Additional Fireboard probes: Competition Probes 1" (3) and 4" (1), 3 additional Ambient Probes. 1 additional Food Probe
      2 Fireboard Driver Cables
      Pit Viper Fan (to pair with Fireboard Fan Driver Cable)
      Pit Viper Fan new design (to pair with Fireboard Fan Driver Cable)
      Thermoworks Thermapen MK5 (pink)
      Thermoworks Thermapen MK4 (pink too)
      Thermoworks Temp Test 2 Smart Thermometer
      Thermoworks Extra Big and Loud Timer
      Thermoworks Timestick Trio
      Maverick ET 73 a little workhorse with limited range
      Maverick ET 733
      Maverick (Ivation) ET 732

      Grill Pinz
      Vortex (two of them)

      Two Joule Sous Vide devices
      VacMaster Pro 350 Vacuum Sealer
      Instant Pot 6 Quart Electric Pressure Cooker
      Instant Pot 10 Quart Electric Pressure Cooker
      Charcoal Companion TurboQue
      A-Maze-N tube 12 inch tube smoker accessory for use with pellets

      BBQ Dragon and Dragon Chimney

      Shun Classic 8" Chef's Knife
      Shun Classic 6" Chef's Knife
      Shun Classic Gokujo Boning and Fillet Knife
      Shun Classic 3 1/2 inch Paring Knife

    #34
    Wow. I'm speechless. I wonder what really happened.

    Kathryn

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    • DWCowles
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      I bought all of them.......jk
  • badf00d
    Club Member
    • Mar 2016
    • 223

    • Cookers
      • Karubecue C-60 [aka KBQ]
      • Weber 22" Performer Kettle [Red gen1 with stainless steel]
      • Slow 'N Sear
      • Lodge Sportsman's Grill
      • Weber Genesis Silver-B [old gasser]

      Sous Vide
      • ChefSteps Joule

      Other Tools
      • VacMaster PRO380 vacuum sealer
      • VacMaster VP215 vacuum chamber
      • Thermapen Mk4
      • ThermoWorks Smoke
      • ThermaQ with smoke house and high temp air probes
      • IR gun
      • BBQ Dragon

    #35
    Maybe it was lowest-bid fulfillment center?

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    • Powersmoke_80
      Founding Member
      • Aug 2014
      • 886
      • Bay City, Michigan
      • Vintage Brinkmann Longhorn Offset Stick burner (newest addition)
        Weber 22 w/SnS
        Brinkmann Pellet Grill W/ Ortech TR-100
        Vermont Castings, gas
        Masterbuilt smoker, gas
        Future build, 80 gallon tank hybrid, pellet/stick burner
        iGrill black, dual probe thermometer
        Thermapen instant read
        Polder,Speed Read instant thermometer
        Favorite Beer, Yeungling Black&Tan

      #36
      The Deal is still available, I pulled a DW and ordered 2 of the Ivation Long Range Wireless BBQ Thermometer Sets in black on the 28th and Received tracking number today.

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      • SlushDeezey
        Former Member
        • Apr 2016
        • 191
        • Texas

        #37
        I don't know about it being the exact thing. Am I missing something here? The ivation looks like it has more buttons than the Maverick and clearly is a different case. Are the guts the same and the case different? Could be a cheap Chinese knock off so I'd make sure I calibrated probably every time I used it for the first 5 or 6 times.

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        • Huskee
          Administrator
          • May 2014
          • 15416
          • central MI, USA
          • Follow me on Instagram, huskeesbarbecue

            Want a free bottle of whiskey? Check out my link to Flaviar.com, you join with it, we both get a $50 bottle free.

            Smokers / Grills
            • Yoder loaded Wichita offset smoker
            • PBC
            • Grilla Silverbac pellet grill
            • Slow 'N Sear Deluxe Kamado (SnSK)
            • Dyna-Glo XL Premium dual chamber charcoal grill
            • Weber 22" Original Kettle Premium (copper)
            • Weber 26" Original Kettle Premium (black)
            • Weber Jumbo Joe Gold (18.5")
            • Weber Smokey Joe Silver (14.5")
            • Brinkmann cabinet charcoal smoker (repurposed)

            Thermometers
            • (3) Maverick XR-50: 4-probe Wireless Thermometers
            • (7) Maverick ET-732s
            • (1) Maverick ET-735 Bluetooth (in box)
            • (1) Smoke by ThermoWorks
            • (1) Signals by ThermoWorks
            • Thermapen MkII, orange
            • ThermoPop, yellow
            • ThermoWorks ChefAlarm
            • Morpilot 6-probe wireless
            • ThermoWorks Infrared IRK2
            • ThermoWorks fridge & freezer therms as well

            Accessories
            • Instant Pot 6qt
            • Anova Bluetooth SV
            • Kitchen Aide mixer & meat grinder attachment
            • Kindling Cracker King (XL)
            • BBQ Dragon
            • Weber full & half chimneys, Char-Broil Half Time chimney
            • Weber grill topper
            • Slow 'N Sear Original, XL, and SnS Charcoal Basket (for Jumbo Joe)
            • Drip 'N Griddle Pan, 22' Easy Spin Grate, and Elevated Cooking grate, by ABCbarbecue
            • Pittsburgh Digital Moisture Meter

            Beverages
            • Favorite summer beer: Leinenkugels Summer & Grapefruit Shandy, Hamm's, Michelob Ultra Pure Gold
            • Fav other beer: DAB, Sam Adams regular, Third Shift amber or Coors Batch 19, Stella Artois
            • Fav cheap beers: Pabst, High Life, Hamm's & Stroh's
            • Most favorite beer: The one in your fridge
            • Wine: Red- big, bold, tannic & peppery- Petite Sirah, Zinfandel, Cabernet Sauv, Sangiovese, Syrah, etc
            • Whiskey: Buffalo Trace, Eagle Rare, E.H. Taylor, Blanton's, Old Forester 1870, Elijah Craig, Basil Hayden's. Neat please.
            • Scotch: Current favorite- The Arran (anything by them), Glenmorangie 12yr Lasanta, sherry cask finished. The Balvenie Double Wood, also like Oban 18yr, and The Glenlivet Nadurra (Oloroso sherry cask finished) among others. Neat please.

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          #38
          Originally posted by SlushDeezey View Post
          I don't know about it being the exact thing. Am I missing something here? The ivation looks like it has more buttons than the Maverick and clearly is a different case. Are the guts the same and the case different? Could be a cheap Chinese knock off so I'd make sure I calibrated probably every time I used it for the first 5 or 6 times.
          To calibrate mine I make sure they read the current ambient temp, verified by my Thermapen sometimes.

          They look nearly identical to me.

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          • SlushDeezey
            Former Member
            • Apr 2016
            • 191
            • Texas

            #39
            Oh wow they do. I was looking at the black one versus an Amazon ad for the maverick and they looked totally different. Thanks for the clarification.

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            • Huskee
              Huskee commented
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              You may have seen the Maverick ET-733, its display is a lot busier and a little bigger than the 732. It shows the alarm settings on the screen and other stuff, like the label for meat temp settings "BEEF", "PORK" and such.

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