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    Hi Folks -
    My wife and I bought a house in North Carolina (near Lake Norman) and we're making the permanent move from southern California in a few weeks.
    I've had a Weber Summit for 12 years but it is not making the move.
    I've had my eye on a Yoder pellet smoker but the paint and rust issues have me looking again.
    I'm all over the Memphis Grills Elite. This will be my soon-to-retire forever grill.
    Looking forward to enjoying the site and some good eats!

    Welcome to the Pit from Dallas!


      Greetings and welcome from North Carolina; soon to be neighbor


        First, welcome from WI. Second, you’ll love it there. I lived there for 5 years 2009-2014. Great place to live. Third, I know nothing about Memphis grills so sorry, no help there. 🤷‍♂️


          Welcome from Northwest Montana!


            Welcome aboard from Virginia Beach.


              Welcome from Colorado ... and to retirement 😎👍 ...


                Welcome from south Texas!

                I loved my YS640 for it rock solid cooking performance and great flavor profile, but the rust issues spoiled it for me. I can’t recommend the Yoder highly enough for anyone not bothered by the rust maintenance issues. I hear the newer ones have a better coating. But I’m moving on. Not in the tax bracket for the Memphis grills, tho.


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                  Yoder yes.

                Howdy from Kansas Territory, Welcome to Th Pit!

                Lookin forward to learnin along with, an from ya!

                Congrats on yer Retirement!


                  Welcome from Maryland.


                    Welcome from the California Delta. Enjoy your new home and cooker.


                      Welcome from Western Massachusetts.


                        Originally posted by mcook2201 View Post
                        Greetings and welcome from North Carolina; soon to be neighbor
                        Thanks to all for the warm welcome. I am so looking forward to the world of slow cooking and smoke. So much to learn and good eating all along the way!

                        Hey mcook - we are neighbors right around the lake from each other. I'll be sure to send out a Hello once we're settled in (Early October)


                          Welcome to The Pit from Minnesota. I had a Memphis for 10 years--an excellent cooker!


                            Welcome to The Pit.



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