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  • Ahumadora
    Club Member
    • Oct 2015
    • 2151
    • Warkworth, New Zealand

    Quite large event Friday night

    Confirmed.. Going to be head pitmaster cooking for 3000 people in the center of Palermo BsAs, a few hundred meters from the American embassy. For this I bring out the big guns, the whole naval fleet of 3 trailers.
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  • Dan Deter
    Club Member
    • Jun 2018
    • 491
    • Raleigh, NC
    • Weber Summit S-670
      Thermapen Mk 4

    #2
    Alright, so just how many cookers are there on that fleet of trailers?

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    • Ahumadora
      Ahumadora commented
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      "Texas" is a 1000 gallon offset with 3 racks in each door and an additional 250 gallon pit mounted above the firebox.1250 gallons total.

    • Ahumadora
      Ahumadora commented
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      "Bambi" es our new baby for the BBQ school. 250 gallon reverse flow with hotplate on top of firebox. Right side has a reverse flow pit 1.2 meters long, brasero in the middle for burning coals or wood, then a parrilla on the front 1 meter long.

    • Dan Deter
      Dan Deter commented
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      Wow. Just wow.
  • CaptainMike
    Club Member
    • Nov 2015
    • 2544
    • The Great State of Jefferson
    • Weber Summit Charcoal Grill w/SnS and DnG (Spartacus)
      Old school big'ol Traeger w/Pro controller (Big Tex)
      2 W22's w/SnS, DnG (1 black, 1 copper) (Minions 1 and 2)
      20+ y/o many times rebuilt Weber Genesis w/GrillGrates (Gas Passer)
      20 x 30 Santa Maria grill (Maria, duh)
      Bradley cabinet smoker (Pepper Gomez)
      36" Blackstone griddle (The Black Beauty)
      Fireboard
      Thermoworks Smoke and Thermapen.

    #3
    3K in one sitting, WOW!

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    • Spinaker
      Moderator
      • Nov 2014
      • 10781
      • Land of Tonka
      • John "J R"
        Instagram: JRBowlsby
        Smokin' Hound Que
        Minnesota/ United States of America

        ********************************************
        Assistants
        Dexter (Beagle mix)
        Kinnick (American Foxhound)
        ************************

        Grills/Smokers/Fryers
        Big Green Egg (Large) X3
        Blackstone 36" Outdoor Griddle 4-Burner

        Karubeque C-60
        Kamado Joe Jr. (Black)
        Lodge L410 Hibachi
        Pit Barrel Cooker
        Pit Barrel Cooker 2.0
        R&V Works FF2-R-ST 4-Gallon Fryer

        Weber Spirit Gasser
        ******************.
        Thermometers
        FireBoard (Base Package)
        Thermoworks ThermaPen (Red)
        Thermoworks MK4 (Orange)
        **************

        Accessories
        Big Green Egg Plate Setter
        Benzomatic TS4000 Torch X 2
        Benzomatic TS800 High Temp Torch X 2

        Bayou Classic 44 qt Stainless Stock Pot
        Bayou Classic 35K BTU Burner

        Digi Q DX2 (Medium Pit Viper Fan)
        Dragon VT 2-23 C Torch
        Eggspander Kit X2
        Field Skillet No. 8,10,12

        Finex Cat Iron Line
        FireBoard Drive
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        Grill Grates
        Joule Water Circulator
        KBQ Fire Grate

        Kick Ash Basket (KAB) X4
        Lots of Lodge Cast Iron
        Husky 6 Drawer BBQ Equipment Cabinet
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        Marlin 1894 .44 Magnum
        Marquette Castings No. 13 (First Run)
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        Stargazer No.10, 12
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        Univex Duro 10" Meat Slicer
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        FOGO Priemium Lump Charcoal
        Kingsford Blue and White
        Rockwood Lump Charcoal
        Apple, Cherry & Oak Log splits for the C-60
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        Buck 119 Special
        Cuda 7' Fillet Knife

        Dexter 12" Brisket Sword
        Global
        Shun
        Wusthof
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        Lone Star Grillz 24 X 48 Offset

      #4
      Hahahahaha, this is so awesome. I can't wait for these posts!

      I love that slide loading on that one smoker! How cool is that?!?!

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      • tRidiot
        Club Member
        • Dec 2015
        • 721
        • NE OK
        • Traeger BBQ124
          Yoder YS480
          Chargriller Duo gas/charcoal side-by side

        #5
        Holy smokes!

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        • FishTalesNC
          Club Member
          • Dec 2017
          • 1237
          • Durham, NC

          • Cookers
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            • Weber Premium Kettle 26” w/ SNS XL
            • Weber Smokey Joe 14”
            • Pit Barrel Cooker

            Thermometers
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            • ​​​​​​​Weber iGrill 2 w/ 1 ambient and 3 meat probes
            • Thermapen mk4

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            • Oklahoma Joe’s Super Skewers
            • ​​​​​​​Weber Gourmet BBQ System Pizza Stone
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            • Pampered Chef BBQ Pizza Pan (2)
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            • PBC Basket Hanger

          #6
          Pardon me while I go hide under the lid of my 22" kettle...

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          • Willard
            Former Member
            • Apr 2018
            • 878
            • Leesburg, Fl.

            #7
            I assume there are pics but they are not showing up on my iPhone. Same with some other posts. Anyone have an idea why. I know there is somewhere else to ask this. I’ll have to look for it later.

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            • RichieB
              Club Member
              • Apr 2018
              • 1572
              • Western Mass

              #8
              That's a lot of people & food to prepare. Please post pictures.

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              • Ahumadora
                Ahumadora commented
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                Will do. I am dragging some of the trailers in tomorrow to set up, as Thursday it is raining
                Last edited by Ahumadora; December 11, 2018, 05:43 PM.
            • Troutman
              Club Member
              • Aug 2017
              • 7475
              • aka Troutman Taco - Hanging Free in Tejas

              • OUTDOOR COOKERS

                BBQ ACCESSORIES

                WOOD & PELLET PREFERENCES

                SOUS VIDE

                INDOOR COOKWARE


              #9
              That one's even got Gordon Ramsey's mind boggled .....

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              • Donw
                Club Member
                • Jul 2017
                • 3314

                #10
                Most of us can produce outstanding food for our families and neighbors, but the task of doing so for the equivalent of a town is mind blowing. I would wish you good luck but you don’t need it as you have the experience and skills to pull this off without a problem. Would love to hear about the logistics involved once you finish and get some rest.

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                • Ahumadora
                  Ahumadora commented
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                  Donw I will know more when I deliver Texas in the morning.

                • Dr ROK
                  Dr ROK commented
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                  What Donw said!
              • Hulagn1971
                Charter Member
                • Dec 2014
                • 1039
                • NC, The Triad
                • WSM 22.5", Pitmaster IQ110, Weber 22.5" Kettle with SNS, Weber 14" Smokey Joe.

                #11
                Holy Moly!

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                • RonB
                  Club Member
                  • Apr 2016
                  • 13155
                  • Near Richmond VA
                  • Weber Performer Deluxe
                    SNS
                    Pizza insert
                    Rotisserie
                    Smokenator 1000
                    Cookshack Smokette Elite
                    2 Thermapens
                    Chefalarm
                    Dot
                    lots of probes.
                    CyberQ

                  #12
                  That's a whole lot of cookers! And a whole lot of people.

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                  • JGo37
                    Club Member
                    • Apr 2018
                    • 1577
                    • the LOU
                    • Cookers:

                      22" Blackstone Griddle, with stand & hood
                      CharGriller Portable Firebox - so modified you'll BLOL
                      Kitchenaid #810 Charcoal Grill - highly modified
                      Weber BI-code Black Performer w/Igniter
                      Weber DE-code Red Limited - 'Lucille'

                      Accessories:

                      Ancient heavy CI Propane Turkey Fryer, for lighting chimneys
                      BBQ Dragon kettle shelves - 2
                      Fyre Dragon Kettle Drippin' Ring, Burnin' Cone & Drippin' Pan - 2 sets
                      Fyre Dragon Kettle Ribbin' Ring
                      Fyre Dragon Kettle 2-Zone Smokin' Sheet
                      OneGrill Rotisserie for the Kitchenaid
                      Smokenator
                      Smoking Tubes: 2x12" & 1x6"
                      SnS
                      Weber Gourmet Grill w/Griddle, Pizza Stone & Wok

                      My Helpers:

                      Anova 900W Sous Vide Cooker w/Radios
                      Instant Pot 6Q Duo
                      Nesco Tabletop Roaster
                      & the PIT!

                    #13
                    Where do you carry the wood? The truck beds are enough for that?

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                    • Ahumadora
                      Ahumadora commented
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                      There is space in the lance of all 3 trailers for wood. Surprisingly the other day I only used 80kg of wood for the entire cook using Texas. It was 30C outside though.
                  • Keiferr
                    Club Member
                    • Jun 2018
                    • 964
                    • Southeast Michigan

                    #14
                    Nice rigs! Looking forward to hearing all about it! Makes my little cooks on the ABS Judge for 75 seem trivial!

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                    • randy56
                      Club Member
                      • Aug 2017
                      • 478
                      • Newburgh In

                      #15
                      Man that s lot of people to serve, The navy will be up for what about the army. How many helpers do you need? and trained helpers. also.

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                      • Ahumadora
                        Ahumadora commented
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                        Probably will be over 100 waiters

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