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Major MCS Collapse不 New Kamado Joe Big Joe 2

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  • Texas Larry
    Club Member
    • May 2017
    • 1493
    • Wilson County, TX
    • Kamado Joe Big Joe 2
      Weber 22 Premium/SNS
      Weber Jumbo Joe/SNS
      JoeTisserie
      Thermoworks Smoke
      Thermoworks 2K Thermocouple
      Thermapen
      Thermapop
      Thermoworks Dash
      Too many gadgets, accessories, and tools
      Favorite beer: Alaskan Amber

    Major MCS Collapse不 New Kamado Joe Big Joe 2

    Been wanting to move back into kamado cooking, charcoal and wood, and away from pellets and electronic whiz bangs. Was able to get a very nicely discounted Kamado Joe Big Joe 2 with some nice extras from the Ceramic Grill Store. It involved a road trip to pick it up, and lots of help unloading the beast. It also, for $$ and space reasons (and to calm SWMBO), involved moving my Yoder pellet smoker along, selling it to a young guy who is really enjoying it. (Please no flames, I feel sheepish enough already!)

    Almost too purty to smoke up, but:
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    First brisket, 10 pounder, given to helpful neighbors:

    Sunday brunch
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    Been fun so far!
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  • holehogg
    Club Member
    • Nov 2017
    • 2399
    • Port Elizabeth, South Africa

    #2
    Pics not showing maybe look into a discounted camera while you about it MCS (more camera syndrome). Congrats and look forward to seeing the pics and upcoming cooks.

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    • Texas Larry
      Texas Larry commented
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      Im seeing them now. Dunno what happened.

    • holehogg
      holehogg commented
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      You will be but nobody else can. Some say delete them and reload.
  • Jfrosty27
    Club Member
    • Mar 2020
    • 882
    • Muskego, WI
    • Current cookers:
      Rec Tec RT700 "Bull" pellet cooker
      Smokin-It model 2 electric smoker w/ Maverick 732 temp monitor and cold smoking kit
      Weber Genesis 3 burner gas grill w/ rotisserie
      Charbroil Grill2Go gas grill
      Weber 22" Performer Deluxe kettle grill w/ThermoPro TP-20S temp monitor
      Weber Smokey Joe
      SnS Deluxe
      Vortex
      The Orion Cooker convection cooker/smoker (two of them)
      Blackstone 17" griddle
      Joule Sous Vide circulator

      Favorite beer: Anything that's cold!
      Favorite cocktail: Bourbon neat

    #3
    No pics for me!

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    • Texas Larry
      Texas Larry commented
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      Theyre showing for me
  • Attjack
    Club Member
    • Aug 2017
    • 4094
    • Primo XL
      Weber 26"
      Weber 22"
      Weber 22"
      Weber 18"
      Weber Jumbo Joe
      Weber Green Smokey Joe (Thanks, Mr. Bones!)
      Weber Smokey Joe
      Orion Smoker

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      Arteflame 26.75" Insert

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      Empava 2 Burner Gas Cooktop
      Weber Spirit 210
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      Weber Q2200

      Blackstone Pizza Oven

      Portable propane burners (3)
      Propane turkey Fryer

      Fire pit grill

    #4
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    • Texas Larry
      Texas Larry commented
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      Reloaded.

    • Attjack
      Attjack commented
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      They sure are. Congrats on the awesome new food factory!
  • Texas Larry
    Club Member
    • May 2017
    • 1493
    • Wilson County, TX
    • Kamado Joe Big Joe 2
      Weber 22 Premium/SNS
      Weber Jumbo Joe/SNS
      JoeTisserie
      Thermoworks Smoke
      Thermoworks 2K Thermocouple
      Thermapen
      Thermapop
      Thermoworks Dash
      Too many gadgets, accessories, and tools
      Favorite beer: Alaskan Amber

    #5
    Ok, reloaded. Hope pics are showing now

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    • RonB
      Club Member
      • Apr 2016
      • 12851
      • Near Richmond VA
      • Weber Performer Deluxe
        SNS
        Pizza insert
        Rotisserie
        Smokenator 1000
        Cookshack Smokette Elite
        2 Thermapens
        Chefalarm
        Dot
        lots of probes.
        CyberQ

      #6
      The files must have gotten clearence 'cause I can see 'em now. Congrats!

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      • Jfrosty27
        Club Member
        • Mar 2020
        • 882
        • Muskego, WI
        • Current cookers:
          Rec Tec RT700 "Bull" pellet cooker
          Smokin-It model 2 electric smoker w/ Maverick 732 temp monitor and cold smoking kit
          Weber Genesis 3 burner gas grill w/ rotisserie
          Charbroil Grill2Go gas grill
          Weber 22" Performer Deluxe kettle grill w/ThermoPro TP-20S temp monitor
          Weber Smokey Joe
          SnS Deluxe
          Vortex
          The Orion Cooker convection cooker/smoker (two of them)
          Blackstone 17" griddle
          Joule Sous Vide circulator

          Favorite beer: Anything that's cold!
          Favorite cocktail: Bourbon neat

        #7
        Yup. I see them now. Nice looking cooker! As was said earlier, almost too pretty to get it dirty. BUT, nah. Just kidding. Smoke on! Nice looking BBQ too. Nicely done and congrats on the new cooker.

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        • LA Pork Butt
          Charter Member
          • Dec 2014
          • 5421
          • Grew up in New Orleans, lived in Texas for 20 years, lived in Mandeville, LA for 22 years. I now liv

          #8
          The thrill is back.

          Comment

          • HawkerXP
            Club Member
            • Jul 2016
            • 5661
            • Virginia
            • 2 Weber Performers, 1 kettle, 1 Smoky Joe and a PBC
              Thermopops
              Dot and Chef Alarm with probes
              Slo n Sear
              Cold beer

            #9
            Congrats! Nice lookin cooker and cooks!!

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            • scottranda
              Charter Member
              • May 2015
              • 1748
              • Charlotte, NC

              #10
              You picked a bad group if you have MCS. Nice job!

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              • Spinaker
                Moderator
                • Nov 2014
                • 10681
                • Land of Tonka
                • John "J R"
                  Instagram: JRBowlsby
                  Smokin' Hound Que
                  Minnesota/ United States of America

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                #11
                Nice Pick up!!! Welcome to the Kamado family!

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                • Texas Larry
                  Texas Larry commented
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                  I foolishly sold a good one some time back不.
              • treesmacker
                Club Member
                • May 2018
                • 955
                • Grants Pass OR
                  • Rec Tec Trailblazer RT-340
                  • O-Grill 600 Portable Grill with O-Dock
                  • Cuisinart 360 Griddle
                  • Ooni Fyra (coming soon)

                #12

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                • DavidNorcross
                  Club Member
                  • Nov 2017
                  • 1616
                  • Virginia
                  • Rec Tec RT-680
                    Coleman RoadTrip LXX
                    Javelin Pro Duo
                    More Cast Iron than I care to admit

                  #13
                  Looks great. Congratulations!

                  Comment

                  • Skip
                    Founding Member
                    • Jul 2014
                    • 3377
                    • Blue Earth, Minnesota
                    • MAK Pellet Grill, Large BGE, Weber Kettle with SnS, Weber Gasser, Pit Barrel Cooker, Cast Iron Pans & Griddle, Grill Grates, Mostly Thermoworks Thermometers

                    #14
                    Nice! Have fun with Joe.

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                    • Oak Smoke
                      Club Member
                      • Aug 2018
                      • 383
                      • Central Texas

                      #15
                      That's beautiful! I have wished several times that I'd gotten the big Joe instead of the classic.

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                      • Texas Larry
                        Texas Larry commented
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                        Yep, I sometimes need the capacity for family cooks, also no problem with a bigger brisket.

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