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    Greetings from behind the cheddar curtain

    My zeal for outdoor cooking greatly exceeds my skill at it, so I am here to learn and be inspired. Started on Weber kettles 30 years ago, then maturity, kids and long hours at work invaded, and sent me into exile for a few years. I was forced to join the gas grill community via Weber Genesis 3 burner back in '08. I learned about GrillGrates and gave myself a fitted set for Christmas several years ago and ditched the OEM cast iron grates that came in the Weber gasser, and that really upped my game. Using a LizzyQ tube smoker I have been low-and-slow smoking multiple times per week year 'round for a few years now and having a blast. I discovered Meathead on the Grill Grates website, and am greatly impressed. Here to learn more. Lusting for new grills and considering Pit Barrel Cooker, Grilla's pellet cookers and Kamado. I was fascinated by masterbuilt's gravity series but am wary of design flaws detailed elsewhere. 2020 has taken a bite from the budget to put it mildly, so purchase of more toys has had to wait.
    Enough rambling- thank you for the entry to this community.
    J
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      Welcome from the California Delta. Looks like you're already part way there.

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        Welcome to the PIT from PITS BURG

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          Welcome from AZ! Great site for learning and sharing skills, recipes, etc. After seeing your pics, I need to get a package of bacon 🥓. Lol

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            Welcome from Wisconsin. Glad you could join us!

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              Welcome aboard from Virginia Beach.

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                Welcome from Virginia!

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                  Welcome to the pit from Southern Illinois!

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                    Salukis!

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                  Greetings and welcome from North Carolina

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                    Welcome, Judging from your post you will be a great addition.

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                      Thank you-I’ll do my best!

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                    Welcome from Minnesota.

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                      Welcome to fun in the Pit from Dallas!

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                        Howdy from Kansas Territory, Welcome to Th Pit!

                        Lookin forward to learnin along with, an from ya!

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