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  • xaugievike
    Club Member
    • Jan 2017
    • 526
    • Chicagoland
    • Weber Genesis 300 series
      Weber Summit Charcoal With custom grill center
      Weber Performer w/SNS
      PBC
      Blackstone 22" TableTop Griddle
      Ooni Pro Pizza oven

    Can you get a Blackstone right now?

    The dang MCS bug made me accidentally open the Blackstone website a few mins ago....most of their items are currently not available? a lot of what I see in the stores/other sites are older versions with the front grease trap...is this just a case of high demand or did I miss a new avenue for acquiring one of these things?
  • Attjack
    Club Member
    • Aug 2017
    • 3086
    • 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

      DigiQ DX2
      Slow 'N Sear XL
      Arteflame 26.75" Insert

      Blaze BLZ-4-NG 32-Inch 4-Burner Built-In
      - With Rear Infrared Burner
      - With Infrared Sear Burner
      - With Rotisserie
      Empava 2 Burner Gas Cooktop
      Weber Spirit 210
      - With Grillgrates
      ​​​​​​​ - With Rotisserie
      Weber Q2200

      Blackstone Pizza Oven

      Portable propane burners (3)
      Propane turkey Fryer

      Fire pit grill

    #2
    Home depot is selling them.

    https://www.homedepot.com/s/?search=blackstone

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    • Attjack
      Club Member
      • Aug 2017
      • 3086
      • 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

        DigiQ DX2
        Slow 'N Sear XL
        Arteflame 26.75" Insert

        Blaze BLZ-4-NG 32-Inch 4-Burner Built-In
        - With Rear Infrared Burner
        - With Infrared Sear Burner
        - With Rotisserie
        Empava 2 Burner Gas Cooktop
        Weber Spirit 210
        - With Grillgrates
        ​​​​​​​ - With Rotisserie
        Weber Q2200

        Blackstone Pizza Oven

        Portable propane burners (3)
        Propane turkey Fryer

        Fire pit grill

      #3
      Anyone here own this 22" tabletop model?

      Click image for larger version

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      • smokenoob
        smokenoob commented
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        Attjack ahh, did't know there was two sizes either, I got the 17" for $49 amazon (mine has only one burner control)

      • xaugievike
        xaugievike commented
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        the 22" is just a perfect size for us (family of 3...primary use is at campground). I'd get a bigger one for home use just because (and thats why I looked to begin this post). but I have zero complaints about my 22, it's been the summer workhorse.

      • allsid
        allsid commented
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        I have the 22 and it is awesome! Really a decent size.
    • Mr. Bones
      Birthday Hat Master
      • Sep 2016
      • 7848
      • Kansas Territory
      • Grills / Smokers
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        Kingsford 24" grill (Free) 'Billy'
        Brinkmann Smoke n Grill
        Oklahoma Joe Highland, gaskets, LavaLock baffle / tuning plate. 'Big Joe'
        Weber 18" Kettle ($30 CL) 'Lil' Feller'
        Weber Smokey Joe ($25 CL) 'Lil' Brother'
        Weber 22.5 Master Touch '93 P Code Blue($85) from fellow WKC member Bmitch 'Elwood'
        Weber 22.5 Bar-B-Q Kettle '69-'70 "Patent Pending" Red ($80) from fellow WKC member dwnthehatch 'Maureen'
        Weber 22.5 OTS DD Code Black ($40 CL) 'DeeDee'
        Weber 22.5 OTS DO Code Black ($15 CL)
        Weber 22.5 OTS E Code Black ($20 CL
        Weber 22.5 OTS EE Code Black ($20 CL

        Weber "C" Code 18.5" WSM '81 ($50 CL) 8-0!!!
        Weber "H" Code 18.5" WSM '86 ($75 CL)
        Weber " " Code 18.5" WSM

        Weber 26.75, $199 NFM clearance !!!
        Weber SJS AH 'Lil' Brother'
        Weber SJS AT 'Lil' Sister'
        Weber SJS DE Code (FREE) 'Lil' Helper'
        Weber SJG M Code 'Lil Traveller'
        Weber SJS AH Code 'Kermit'
        (Lime Green)
        Horizon 20" Classic, w/baffle/tuning plate (FREE)
        Good One Open Range, (FREE), Monthly Prize from AR giveaway!!!!



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        *********************************************
        Ol' Skool Bi-metal probe pocket thermo, that has checked / served ~ 1,000,000 meals in my possession, easily...
        Maverick ET-732, (Black)
        Thermopops, (Red, Yellow, Green)
        ThermaPen Mk4 (Black), THANKS!!! to jgjeske1
        Blue ThermaPen Mk4
        Orange Thermapen Mk4
        Pink Thermapen Mk4
        ThermoWorks IR-GUN-S
        ThermoWorks Smoke
        ThermoWorks Open Box Smoke
        4 Pro Series cable extensions
        Smoke Gateway

        Accessories:
        *********************************************
        2 Slow 'N Sears, Slow 'N Sear XL, Grill 'N Griddle
        BBQ Vortex, 2 Hovergrills, Top Deck
        Warming shelf
        MyWeigh KD-8000Kitchen Scale
        Backyard Grill marinade injector
        Acoustic Guitars/Electric Guitars/Basses/1928 National Duolian/Harmonicas/Banjo Washboard, Spoons, kazoos, pocket comb with wax paper, egg shakers ;-)
        Bear Paws
        Meat Rakes
        BBQ Dragon/Chimley of Insanity, Dragon Wing Shelves (x2 ea.)



        Cookware:
        Probably a ton of cast iron, mostly very old...still cookin'
        G'Ma's Piqua skillet, :-)( They went out of business in 1934~)
        '60's Revere Ware (Mom's), + others found elsewhere
        60's CorningWare 10-cup percolator (Mom's) Daily driver
        50's CorningWare 10-cup percolator (G'Ma's), for a backup! ;-)
        Carpy Wally World stock pots, in approx 2 gal/3gal sizes, blue speckledty-porcelain enameled
        Tramontina 6.5 qt Dutch Oven

        Cutlery, etc.:
        Shi*-ton of kitchen/chef knives, most sharper than my straight-razors are. (Better steel!) Chicago Cutlery, Old Hickory, various, including some nice German stuff ;-)
        Dexter 12" slicing knife, 6" Sani-Safe boning knife
        Smith's Tri-Hone Natural Arkansas Knife Sharpening System
        Multiple steels, from all over the planet
        Crock sticks
        Diamond stones, various
        Lansky Sharpening System

        Tableware
        Daily driver:Washington Forge Mardi Gras, Navy / Cobalt Blue
        Dinner: Guests: Washington Forge, Town and Country
        Fancy / Formal: Family silverware

      #4
      Here $247.00 at WalMart, free ship, pickup Friday. Pic shows front drain.
      $247 Amazon Prime, delivery Friday. Pic shows rear drain.
      $299, pick up today, at 8 out of 10 Tractor Supply Co.'s in my area. Pic shows front drain.

      It's entirely possible some haven't changed their stock pic from th previous model, an may well be carryin th newer one.
      I'd call, or ask around.
      I ain't had no problems with my front drain, so far.
      If/when I do, I have a Grease Slide mod I can slide on it, from BackyardLifeGear.com
      Last edited by Mr. Bones; August 14th, 2018, 08:46 PM.

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      • Attjack
        Attjack commented
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        Sounds like if a guy was going to purchase one today he would get it from Amazon considering the rear drain is preferential.

      • Mr. Bones
        Mr. Bones commented
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        Attjack added some more info, above, while ya were typin...

      • Attjack
        Attjack commented
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        That's the advantage of shopping in person. Easier to verify exactly what you're getting. But often the advantage of buying online is a better price. Interesting that you have no issue with the front drain though. I was offering up what others have said. Maybe it's more of a matter of preference, or not a huge deal either way? Personally I like the look of the stainless steel model.
    • Steve B
      Club Member
      • Jun 2016
      • 2526
      • Rockland county New York
      • Lonestar Grillz 24x36 offset smoker, grill, w/ main chamber charcoal grate and 3 tel-tru thermometers - left, right and center
        Yoke Up custom charcoal basket and a Grill Wraps cover.

        22.5 copper kettle w/ SnS, DnG, BBQ vortex, gasket and stainless steel hinge kit.

        Napoleon gas grill (soon to go bye bye) rotting out.

        1 maverick et-733 digital thermometer - black
        1 maverick et-733 - gray
        1 new standard grilling remote digital thermometer
        1 thermoworks thermopen mk4 - red
        1 thermoworks thermopop - red

        Pre Miala flavor injector
        taylor digital scale
        TSM meat grinder
        chefs choice food slicer
        cuisinhart food processor
        food saver vacuum sealer
        TSM harvest food dehydrator

      #5
      I gotta say I got the one with the front drain. And I don’t mind it at all.
      I get what everyone is saying about the rear drain. Being able to push the grease away from you into the trap.
      But if you’re careful it’s really not a problem.
      Plus you can get the wrap around table which is not available for the rear grease trap models. Click image for larger version

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      • Attjack
        Attjack commented
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        That wrap around seems really nice.

      • Steve B
        Steve B commented
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        Attjack It’s a blast to use. Kinda makes you feel like one of those hibachi chefs.

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