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  • Nils
    Former Member
    • Jan 2020
    • 2

    Hello from Orrs Island, Maine

    Hi, I’m a new member from Orrs Island, Maine. I’ve been cooking with gas for many years because of the simplicity and easy access in winter, but just transitioned to the Kamado Joe Classic II to do low and slow. Click image for larger version

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ID:	788508 My first cook was last night, lamb chops, one of my wife’s favorites. After tasting them she said ‘these may be the best lamb chops I’ve ever had!’ Wow!! Excited to do more cooking and especially low and slow.
  • Old Glory
    Club Member
    • Feb 2018
    • 784
    • Northshore MA
    • Weber Summit Charcoal Grill
      XL BGE
      DCS Gasser
      Humphrey's Cabinet Smoker
      Weber Performer

      Slow & Sear
      Vortex
      Ceramic Grill Store Reducer Ring
      Woo Rig;
      Adjustable Rig
      BGE Pizza Stone
      FireBoard
      Pit Bull Fan
      Griddle Store Griddle

    #2
    Welcome aboard!

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    • Oakgrovebacon
      Club Member
      • Apr 2016
      • 1820
      • South central Illinois

      #3
      Welcome to the pit from Southern Illinois!

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      • Donw
        Club Member
        • Jul 2017
        • 2814

        #4
        Welcome from Maryland.

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        • RonB
          Club Member
          • Apr 2016
          • 12338
          • Near Richmond VA
          • Weber Performer Deluxe
            SNS
            Pizza insert
            Rotisserie
            Smokenator 1000
            Cookshack Smokette Elite
            2 Thermapens
            Chefalarm
            Dot
            lots of probes.
            CyberQ

          #5
          Welcome to The Pit, and congrats on a successful cook.

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          • HawkerXP
            Club Member
            • Jul 2016
            • 5160
            • Northern Virginia
            • 3 Weber kettles, and a PBC
              Thermopop
              Dot w two probes
              Slo n Sear
              Cold beer

            #6
            Welcome to the Pit!

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            • Texas Larry
              Club Member
              • May 2017
              • 1270
              • Wilson County, TX
              • Yoder YS640
                Weber 22” Premium
                Weber Jumbo Joe
                Thermoworks Smoke
                Thermoworks 2K Thermocouple
                Thermapen
                Thermapop
                Thermoworks Dash
                Too many gadgets, accessories, and tools
                Dreaming of a really good stick-burner...Maybe?
                Favorite beer: Alaskan Amber

              #7
              Welcome from south Texas! Glad you’re here!

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              • LA Pork Butt
                Charter Member
                • Dec 2014
                • 5189
                • Grew up in New Orleans, lived in Texas for 20 years, lived in Mandeville, LA for 22 years. I now liv

                #8
                Welcome to the Pit from Dallas!

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                • painter
                  Club Member
                  • Dec 2016
                  • 202
                  • Denver
                  • Primo LG300
                    Weber Performer Deluxe
                    Maverick 732
                    Smobot
                    Vortex

                  #9
                  Welcome Nils! Small world--I was married on Orrs Island!

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                  • ofelles
                    Club Member
                    • Jun 2018
                    • 1792
                    • Brentwood CA
                    • Yoder YS640 on Comp cart
                      Klose 20x42 Charcoal Grill
                      LSG Insulated Cabinet
                      Jumbo Joe
                      VacMaster Pro 380 sealer
                      FireBoard and Pit Bull fan
                      Thermoworks Signal
                      Thermoworks Dot
                      Thermopen Mk4

                    #10
                    Welcome to the Pit from the California Delta

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                    • mrteddyprincess
                      Club Member
                      • Sep 2018
                      • 328

                      #11
                      Maine is one of the most beautiful places I've ever been to. Welcome aboard!

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                      • Elton's BBQ
                        Club Member
                        • Apr 2016
                        • 2165
                        • Saltnes Norway
                        • Genesis 320 Limited
                          Weber One Touch 57cm
                          Weber Smokey Mountain 47cm

                        #12
                        Welcome to the Pit Nils
                        sounds like a nordic name..
                        ​​​​​​​Cheers from Norway

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                        • klflowers
                          Club Member
                          • Sep 2015
                          • 3047
                          • Tennessee

                          #13
                          Welcome from TN

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                          • MBMorgan
                            Club Member
                            • Sep 2015
                            • 6107
                            • 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

                            #14
                            Welcome from Colorado ...

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                            • Skip
                              Founding Member
                              • Jul 2014
                              • 3125
                              • Blue Earth, Minnesota
                              • MAK Pellet Grill, Large BGE, Weber Kettle with SnS, Weber Gasser, Pit Barrel Cooker, Cast Iron Pans & Griddle, Grill Grates, Mostly Thermoworks Thermometers

                              #15
                              Welcome from Minnesota. Enjoy The Pit and that Kamado Joe Classic II.

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