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    Hello from Southwest Connecticut

    Hi all,

    Just joined the Pit and am a real beginner in the world of smoking, and from what I've learned this summer on the site, I'm a real beginner in BBQ/Grill/everything to do with cooking outside.

    I've got a Oklahoma Joe COS that was a gift for Father's Day and I've sealed the lid, put gasket sealer around the various leak areas, put the dryer 90 degree angle elbow on the inside of the stack and made the charcoal basket.

    Family bought me a dual digital thermometer (grate and food with high/low alarms), grilling gloves and three books. It's tough to find the time with two little ones under three but I do it when I can and really love how everything turns out. I'm not adventurous yet and use all the site's recipes to the letter, but will eventually get comfortable enough to try new things.

    Looking forward to a great winter of comfort foods and then a summer of weekly food adventures!

    Island

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    A hearty welcome from Illinois.

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      Welcome to The Pit.

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        Welcome to The Pit IslandNomad! Sounds like you're well prepared for some delicious food. We're happy to have you here.

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        Hope to hear & see more from you!

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          Welcome to adventures in the Pit!

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            Welcome to the Pit from Colorado!

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              Welcome from Indiana

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                Welcome IslandNomad !!! Glad yer here with us in th' Pit!
                I'd love t' see pics of yer OK Joe's, and yer food!
                Gotta OK Joe's Highland my dang self, which one d' ya have?

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                  Welcome aboard IslandNomad!

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