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Charcoal Cabinet And Gravity-Feed Smokers
Cabinet-style smokers like Humphrey's and Backwoods, and Gravity-Feed cabinet smokers like Myron Mixon.
Topics: 110 Posts: 1,702
Last Post: Char-Griller 980
110 1,702
by BCam
Charcoal Grills
Hasty-Bake charcoal grill discussion only.
Topics: 40 Posts: 858
40 858
Topics: 3 Posts: 78
Last Post: Pit by Klose
3 78
Topics: 5 Posts: 65
5 65
by 70monte
Topics: 26 Posts: 493
26 493
Napoleon charcoal grill discussion only.
Topics: 8 Posts: 46
Last Post: Napoleon Phantom
8 46
Max Good
Portable Kitchen (PK)
PK grill and PK360 charcoal grills.
Topics: 122 Posts: 2,292
122 2,292
Weber Kettle
Weber Kettle grill discussion.
Topics: 660 Posts: 14,003
660 14,003
Other Charcoal Grills And Misc.
For any charcoal grill discussion that doesn't fit into the above brands' channels, or for cross-brand general charcoal grill discussion.
Topics: 134 Posts: 2,651
134 2,651
Charcoal Kamados
Akorn kamado by Char-Griller.
Topics: 14 Posts: 169
14 169
by FireMan
Topics: 1 Posts: 6
1 6
Uncle Bob
Big Green Egg
A.K.A. The "BGE".
Topics: 57 Posts: 1,045
Last Post: BGE Chimney Cap
57 1,045
Broil King Keg
Metal kamado by Broil King.
Topics: 6 Posts: 89
6 89
by Argoboy
Grilla Kong
Ceramic kamado by Grilla Grills.
Topics: 3 Posts: 65
Last Post: Pulled the trigger!
3 65
by dtresca
For discussion of the new Kalamazoo Shokunin kamado.
Topics: 1 Posts: 20
Last Post: Kalamazoo Kamado
1 20
by Pequod
Kamado Joe
All sizes of Kamado Joe kamados.
Topics: 32 Posts: 622
32 622
Komodo Kamado
For discussion of the renowned, high-end Komodo Kamados.
Topics: 6 Posts: 102
Last Post: Komodo Kamado MCS
6 102
by Pequod
All sizes of Primo kamados.
Topics: 41 Posts: 736
41 736
Slow 'N Sear Deluxe Kamado
A.K.A. The "SnSK".
Topics: 17 Posts: 351
17 351
Vision Grills
Vision Grills kamados.
Topics: 9 Posts: 122
9 122
Weber Summit Charcoal
A.K.A. The "WSCG".
Topics: 109 Posts: 2,256
109 2,256
by glitchy
Other Kamados Or General Kamado Discussion
For discussion of other brands or miscellaneous/cross-brand discussion such as general tips & tricks with kamados..
Topics: 116 Posts: 2,847
116 2,847
Charcoal Drums, Barrels, Bullet Smokers
Topics: 11 Posts: 195
11 195
Brinkmann bullet smokers, such as Gourmet or Smoke'N Grill, often known as "ECB".
Topics: 1 Posts: 8
1 8
Gateway Drum
Gateway Drum smokers.
Topics: 8 Posts: 99
8 99
Hunsaker Vortex
The Hunsaker Vortex drum/barrel smoker.
Topics: 7 Posts: 136
7 136
by keir
Napoleon Apollo
Napoleon's bullet smoker.
Topics: 9 Posts: 86
9 86
Topics: 57 Posts: 897
57 897
Pit Barrel Cooker
A.K.A. The "PBC".
Topics: 1,560 Posts: 27,989
1,560 27,989
Weber Smokey Mountain
A.K.A. The "WSM".
Topics: 174 Posts: 2,852
Last Post: Wsm space hack
174 2,852
by Razor
Other, Drum, Barrel, or Bullet Smokers
For discussion of other drum/barrel smoker brands not listed above, do-it-yourself drum smoker kits like Big Poppa's, other homemade units, or general barrel & bullet smoker discussion.
Topics: 59 Posts: 1,502
59 1,502
by RonB
Gas Grills, Flat-Tops
Flat-Tops, Griddles, And Planchas
Discussion of flat-top standalone grills & griddles, like Blackstone and Cuisinart for example. For flat top griddle inserts, see Accessories or the grill channel that the insert goes with.
Topics: 205 Posts: 4,333
Last Post: MCS flare-up
205 4,333
Broil King
Broil King gas grills, such as Signet, Imperial, Monarch, Regal, and Baron models.
Topics: 21 Posts: 211
21 211
Blaze gas grill discussion.
Topics: 11 Posts: 194
11 194
Char-Broil gas grills, including TRU-Infrared and Grill2Go.
Topics: 20 Posts: 240
Last Post: Tru-Infrared
20 240
Napoleon gas grills, such as Rogue, Triumph, and Prestige models.
Topics: 21 Posts: 243
Last Post: Initial Burn In
21 243
by Donw
Saber infrared gas grills.
Topics: 2 Posts: 10
2 10
Weber gas grills, such as Summit, Genesis, Spirit, and Weber Q portable.
Topics: 151 Posts: 2,112
151 2,112
Other Gas Grills And Misc.
For discussion of other gas grill/smoker brands, or general cross-brand discussion.
Topics: 155 Posts: 2,404
155 2,404
Gas Smokers
Camp Chef
Camp Chef gas smoker, any models.
Topics: 46 Posts: 534
46 534
by fzxdoc
Char-Broil gas smokers, any model.
Topics: 3 Posts: 12
3 12
by Huskee
Masterbuilt gas smokers, any model.
Topics: 25 Posts: 229
25 229
Meadow Creek
Meadow Creek gas smokers and pig roasters.
Topics: 1 Posts: 4
1 4
by clb239
Smoke Hollow
Smoke Hollow gas smokers, any model.
Topics: 4 Posts: 32
4 32
Other Gas Smokers And Misc.
Any other gas smoker brands not listed above, or for general or cross-brand gas smoker discussion.
Topics: 17 Posts: 126
17 126
Log Burners
Horizon Smokers
Horizon standard flow log-burning offset smokers.
Topics: 17 Posts: 444
Last Post: Why Not????
17 444
Jambo Smokers
Jambo standard flow log-burning offset smokers.
Topics: 2 Posts: 61
2 61
by TripleB
Karubecue (KBQ)
A.K.A. the "KBQ".
Topics: 122 Posts: 7,759
122 7,759
Klose offset wood-burning smokers
Topics: 2 Posts: 32
2 32
Lang reverse flow log-burning offset smokers and wood grills.
Topics: 37 Posts: 619
Last Post: High Heat Paint
37 619
Lone Star Grillz
Lone Star Grillz standard flow offset log-burning smokers.
Topics: 54 Posts: 1,336
54 1,336
by Joetee
Topics: 22 Posts: 337
Last Post: Stainless or not?
22 337
by Primo
Oklahoma Joe
Oklahoma Joe offset wood burners, like Highland or Longhorn models, etc .
Topics: 34 Posts: 623
Last Post: Summer Project
34 623
The Good One
"The Good One" brand log and charcoal smokers, such as the Open Range and Marshall.
Topics: 14 Posts: 461
14 461
by 70monte
Yoder Smokers
Yoder standard flow log-burning offset smokers.
Topics: 15 Posts: 250
15 250
Other Log Burner Smokers & Misc.
For log-burning smoker brands not listed above, or other general cross-brand wood burning discussion, advice, tips, etc.
Topics: 271 Posts: 5,961
271 5,961
Pellet Cookers
Topics: 8 Posts: 174
8 174
Camp Chef
Camp Chef pellet cookers.
Topics: 30 Posts: 380
30 380
Green Mountain Grills
Green Mountain Grills pellet cookers, such as Daniel Boone and Jim Bowie models, etc.
Topics: 20 Posts: 222
Last Post: New GMG owner
20 222
by bbqLuv
Grilla Grills
Grilla Grills pellet cookers, such as the Original round Grilla and Silverbac models.
Topics: 46 Posts: 840
46 840
by tdimond
Topics: 2 Posts: 67
2 67
MAK Grills
MAK pellet cookers, such as their One-Star, Two-Star or Three-Star models.
Topics: 33 Posts: 711
33 711
Topics: 0 Posts: 0
0 0
recteq (Formerly "REC TEC")
recteq (formerly "REC TEC") pellet cookers.
Topics: 81 Posts: 1,368
81 1,368
by randy56
Traeger pellet cookers.
Topics: 39 Posts: 512
Last Post: More Smoke
39 512
Topics: 53 Posts: 1,507
53 1,507
Yoder pellet cookers only. For Yoder log burners, please see the Log Burners channel.
Topics: 26 Posts: 453
26 453
Other Pellet Cookers And Misc.
For discussion of other brands of pellet cookers not listed above, or general cross-brand pellet cooker discussion. For discussion of pellets themselves, please see the Fuels Discussion channel.
Topics: 537 Posts: 10,159
537 10,159
Multi-Fuel and Other Misc. Grills and Smokers
Multi-Fuel and Other Misc. Grills and Smokers
Use this for anything that spans multiple types of cookers, such as "Help me decide between..." or "Which is better, pellets or gas?" Please do not use this for specific cooker types or fuel types.
Topics: 158 Posts: 3,981
158 3,981
Santa Maria & Argentinian Grills And Braais
Open-style wood burning adjustable height grills such as Engelbrecht, Lone Star Grillz, and others.
Topics: 45 Posts: 1,060
45 1,060
Engelbrecht (15/376)
Home-Built Smokers And Refurbs
Here is where you can show off your latest smoker build, grill or smoker refurb project, or ask questions & take notes from those who've tackled such jobs.
Topics: 135 Posts: 3,106
135 3,106
Sweaty Paul
Electric Grills And Smokers
Electric Grills And Smokers
For discussion of all brands of electric grills and/or smokers.
Topics: 139 Posts: 2,227
139 2,227
by das85
Pizza Ovens
Pizza Ovens
Discuss any standalone pizza oven here, all fuels.
Topics: 37 Posts: 592
37 592
Outdoor Kitchens
Patios, Outdoor Kitchens, & Fuel Storage
Show off your outdoor patios, kitchens, built-ins, or your wood piles & other fuel storage areas. Ask questions and take notes from those who've shared theirs.
Topics: 95 Posts: 2,636
95 2,636
by Henrik

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