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  • Keltonfoss
    Former Member
    • Mar 2018
    • 93
    • Great Falls, MT

    Greetings from the Arctic! I'm Kelton

    Hey Guys, Just throwing out a quick introduction. I'm Kelton, I live up in Montana between the mountains and the middle of nowhere. I currently work as a Computer Systems Specialist managing and configuring somewhere around 550 computers for a retail company up here. I enjoy all aspects of cooking, both inside the house, and on my GMG DB outside. While I don't always want smoked food, its something I love and am striving to perfect. I am a hunter, an angler, and an all around avid outdoorsman, so I do a lot of cooking with wild game, and fresh fish!
  • RonB
    Club Member
    • Apr 2016
    • 12703
    • Near Richmond VA
    • Weber Performer Deluxe
      SNS
      Pizza insert
      Rotisserie
      Smokenator 1000
      Cookshack Smokette Elite
      2 Thermapens
      Chefalarm
      Dot
      lots of probes.
      CyberQ

    #2
    Welcome to The Pit Kelton.

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    • ComfortablyNumb
      Club Member
      • May 2017
      • 3240
      • Northeast Washington
      • KBQ C-60
        PK360
        Thermoworks Smoke
        Thermoworks Thermopop
        Thermoworks Dot

      #3
      Welcome to the Pit Keltonfoss from NE Washington state. Along with tips, techniques, and recipes about BBQ we have a lot of fun. If you like music, go to this thread to hear what others are listening to and share what you like. For jokes, go to this thread. Go to this thread to post where you work and what your hobbies are and get to know other members here. We are happy to have you along and looking forward to your participation.

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      • Baker Dan
        Charter Member
        • Nov 2014
        • 337
        • North Eastern IL. McHenry County

        #4
        welcome from NE ILinois

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        • MBMorgan
          Club Member
          • Sep 2015
          • 6192
          • Colorado
          • > Weber Genesis EP-330
            > Grilla Grills Original Grilla (OG) pellet smoker
            > Pit Barrel Cooker (gone to a new home)
            > WeberQ 2000 (on "loan" to a relative)
            > Old Smokey Electric (for chickens mostly - when it's too nasty out
            to fiddle with a more capable cooker)
            > Luhr Jensen Little Chief Electric - Top Loader circa 1990 (smoked fish & jerky)
            > Thermoworks Smoke
            > 3 Thermoworks Chef Alarms
            > Thermoworks Thermapen
            > Thermoworks IR-GUN-S
            > Anova sous vide circulator
            > Searzall torch
            > BBQ Guru Rib Ring

            > Favorite Beer: Guinness Extra Stout, Fat Tire, Anchor Steam, or Alaskan Amber
            > Favorite Wine: Klinker Brick Old Ghost Zinfandel or Matetic Corralillo Winemaker's Blend
            > Favorite Whiskey: Balvenie Double Wood Scotch or Jameson Irish

          #5
          Welcome from Colorado! A few years back (quite a few), I'd have said "welcome from Great Falls, MT".

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          • Keltonfoss
            Former Member
            • Mar 2018
            • 93
            • Great Falls, MT

            #6
            Originally posted by Mbmorgan View Post
            Welcome from Colorado! A few years back (quite a few), I'd have said "welcome from Great Falls, MT".
            That's awesome! Montana native, or Malmstrom Transplant?

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            • MBMorgan
              Club Member
              • Sep 2015
              • 6192
              • Colorado
              • > Weber Genesis EP-330
                > Grilla Grills Original Grilla (OG) pellet smoker
                > Pit Barrel Cooker (gone to a new home)
                > WeberQ 2000 (on "loan" to a relative)
                > Old Smokey Electric (for chickens mostly - when it's too nasty out
                to fiddle with a more capable cooker)
                > Luhr Jensen Little Chief Electric - Top Loader circa 1990 (smoked fish & jerky)
                > Thermoworks Smoke
                > 3 Thermoworks Chef Alarms
                > Thermoworks Thermapen
                > Thermoworks IR-GUN-S
                > Anova sous vide circulator
                > Searzall torch
                > BBQ Guru Rib Ring

                > Favorite Beer: Guinness Extra Stout, Fat Tire, Anchor Steam, or Alaskan Amber
                > Favorite Wine: Klinker Brick Old Ghost Zinfandel or Matetic Corralillo Winemaker's Blend
                > Favorite Whiskey: Balvenie Double Wood Scotch or Jameson Irish

              #7
              Originally posted by Keltonfoss View Post

              That's awesome! Montana native, or Malmstrom Transplant?
              Neither ... shortly after getting out of the Air Force (not at Malmstrom) I went to work for the FAA as an air traffic controller in the tower on Gore Hill. Spent several enjoyable years there before transferring to Salt Lake as an enroute radar controller ... taking a fine young lady from Sand Coulee with me, of course . She's still got me ...

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              • DWCowles
                Founding Member
                • Jul 2014
                • 9709
                • Smiths Grove, Ky
                • Hi, my name is Darrell. I'm an OTR truck driver for over 25 years. During my off time I love doing backyard cooks. I have a 48" Lang Deluxe smoker, Rec-Tec pellet smoker,1 Weber Genesis 330, 1 Weber Performer (blue), 2 Weber kettles (1 black and 1 Copper), 1 26" Weber kettle, a WSM, 8 Maverick Redi Chek thermometers, a PartyQ, 2 SnS, Grill Grates, Cast Iron grates, 1 ThermoPop (orange) and 2 ThermoPens (pink and orange) and planning on adding more cooking accessories. Now I have an Anova sous vide, the Dragon blower and 2 Chef alarms from Thermoworks.

                #8
                Welcome Keltonfoss

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                • Troutman
                  Club Member
                  • Aug 2017
                  • 7197

                  • OUTDOOR COOKERS

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                    SOUS VIDE

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                  #9
                  Welcome from the Republic of Texas

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                  • smokinfatties
                    Former Member
                    • Oct 2015
                    • 521
                    • Upland, CA

                    #10
                    Welcome sir!

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                    • Keltonfoss
                      Former Member
                      • Mar 2018
                      • 93
                      • Great Falls, MT

                      #11
                      Originally posted by Mbmorgan View Post

                      Neither ... shortly after getting out of the Air Force (not at Malmstrom) I went to work for the FAA as an air traffic controller in the tower on Gore Hill. Spent several enjoyable years there before transferring to Salt Lake as an enroute radar controller ... taking a fine young lady from Sand Coulee with me, of course . She's still got me ...
                      Good Stuff! I was neighbors with the late Jerry Ferda who worked up at the airport. (Fed ex building up there is named after him)

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                      • JCBBQ
                        Club Member
                        • Jan 2016
                        • 1064
                        • Jersey City, NJ
                        • Primo Oval XL Ceramic Cooker
                          Pit Barrel Cooker
                          2x Mavrick 732
                          Therma Pen Orange
                          Favorite Bourbon Blanton's
                          SF Giants

                          MCS wish list - Lone Star Grillz off set

                        #12
                        Welcome! I've spent a couple summers in MT. Near Glacier. It's beautiful out there.

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                        • Keltonfoss
                          Former Member
                          • Mar 2018
                          • 93
                          • Great Falls, MT

                          #13
                          Originally posted by JCBBQ View Post
                          Welcome! I've spent a couple summers in MT. Near Glacier. It's beautiful out there.
                          The Glacier area is phenominal, although not the only beautiful area in Montana. There are so many wondrous places throughout the state.

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                          • Mr. Bones
                            Birthday Hat Master
                            • Sep 2016
                            • 9288
                            • 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!!!!



                              Thermometers:
                              *********************************************
                              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:
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                              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

                            #14
                            Howdy from Kansas Territory, Welcome to Th Pit!
                            Glad to have ya here, to learn along with me!

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                            • Danjohnston949
                              Former Member
                              • Dec 2014
                              • 4419
                              • 1410 9th. St. N, Fargo ND

                              #15
                              Keltonfoss, Welcome to the "PIT CLUB"❗️
                              You are Now Enrolled in the BBQ Univ.❗️
                              Attendance and Participation are Mandatory❗️
                              Enjoy the "PIT CLUB"❗️
                              Eat Well and Prosper❗️ From a Backyard Cremator in Fargo ND, Dan

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