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    Another new old guy.

    I have been smoking and grilling for decades, yes I am that old. Wore out one of the Original Traeger grills. Fell into a screaming deal on a Mak 2 Star a couple years ago. As well as the usual assortment of Webers, gas grills and the fall, winter brushfires for open flame cooking goodness. I made the mistake of showing my wife a Big Green Egg, marital threats were made and comments of sleeping in the shop were heard. I am always looking for ways to improve my techniques and of course that still elusive ultimate recipe for whatever.

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    Welcome to the Pit, from northern Illinois!

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      #3
      Welcome to the Pit!
      Cheers from Norway

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        #4
        Welcome. You’ll fit right in here. We all get the threats from our significant others whenever another cooker is brought up……. 🤣😂

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          #5
          Howdy from Kansas Territory, Welcome to Th Pit!!!

          Lookin forward to learnin along with ya!!!

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          • bbqLuv
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            We all look forward to learning.

          #6
          Welcome to The Pit.

          Sooo - can ya fit a nice bed in the shop??

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          • Mr. Bones
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            Futon'd be my first choice: fold up, can still use yer shop.

            Cots can be a right treat, on a tired an weary back, GI Hilton, purty much.

            Hammock's are harder on an older man's back, but still, a worthy consideration.

            Wads of hay, in th barn, can come in a close fourth.

            Field Jacket, an/or poncho on th ground makes fifth place.

            Sixth'd be same, minus Field Jacket, or poncho.

            Seventh be bout same same, minus th ground;

            jus mud, slime, shite, or either large, sharp rocks, or sand.

            YMMV
            Last edited by Mr. Bones; September 18, 2021, 07:34 AM. Reason: Creative Licence

          • Sweaty Paul
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            Mr. Bones you forgot trendle bed! 😉😃

          • Mr. Bones
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            Sweaty Paul Trundle beds? Yer right, Brother... Oops...

            With 11 kids in our family, an 2 bedrooms, we had them there kinda thingys...

            Only, we called it 'th hardwood floor underneath th bunk bed'...

            Probly an obscure, archaic, geographically specific terminology...

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          Welcome from the California Delta.

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            #8
            Greetings and welcome from North Carolina.

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              #9
              Welcome to the Pit from Dallas, Texas!

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                #10
                Welcome from Chicagoland. Is the shop big enough for the three essentials: bed, fridge, phone?

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                  #11
                  Grills are like purses, for every one she has you get one too!

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                  • Jfrosty27
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                    My wife only has one purse. I have nine cookers. Let's go with shoes....😂🤣

                  • Mr. Bones
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                    Jfrosty27 My brother, Ray, is in total agreement...

                    Uh-oh....
                    Uh...
                    Uhh...
                    Uhhh...
                    Def...
                    Definitely 186 pairs of shoes...
                    186...
                    Definitely...
                    Uhh-Ohh

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                  There is a few of us that can help ya keep the marital bliss goin & also increase yer grillin/smokin capacity & techniques. We have ways. First thing ya need to do is take a count of how many shoes yer wife has, report back to us & we will inform ya of the next steps. Welcome, eat good and have fun!

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                  • Mr. Bones
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                    See above...

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                  Welcome to the Pit!

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                    #14
                    Welcome from Western Massachusetts.

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                      #15
                      Welcome from upstate NY. Sounds like you already have a serious case MCS! You'll fit in just fine with this community

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