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    ​ My wife told me no more grills. Or anything to cook outside. In my defense the door rusted off my master built electric cabinet smoker and I needed a replacement. Picked this up today at Lowes as a gift to myself. It was on clearance and couldn’t pass it up.

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    Score! Way to go pitmaster. Sometimes it’s all about being creative. Smoke on!

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      Congratulations! Merry Christmas..

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        Congratulations

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          There was a recent thread that had some tips:

          https://pitmaster.amazingribs.com/fo...2620-new-akorn

          Congratulations and well done on the shopping!

          The akorn is a great value already and to get one on clearance is phenomenal. Do you mind sharing what you ended up paying?

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            Originally posted by gboss View Post
            There was a recent thread that had some tips:

            https://pitmaster.amazingribs.com/fo...2620-new-akorn

            Congratulations and well done on the shopping!

            The akorn is a great value already and to get one on clearance is phenomenal. Do you mind sharing what you ended up paying?
            I got it for $149.

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              Bravo, that's a steal! Tell your wife that some internet stranger agreed that you basically HAD to buy that. Then make her favorite on it as the inaugural cook. Good luck.

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            I got my Akron on sale as well and i knew it was a good way to learn about low and slow cooking and I am glad I did. I cooked some good bbq on my Akron unfortunately the wind blew it off my deck and damaged it, then I sold it and bought a primo XL.

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              Woo-hoo....way to go. With the group here you know there are "high-fives" all around, good job.

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