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Ahumador virus infects Mexico city.

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

    Ahumador virus infects Mexico city.



    I think I must infected them when I was there the other day.

    1600 liters (350 gallons) of smokin love.
    Reverse flow this pit is 41 inches in diameter and can fit 2 whole hogs.
    Will look better once we get it cleaned up and painted.
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  • FireMan
    Charter Member
    • Jul 2015
    • 7866
    • Bottom of Winnebago

    #2
    Ahumadorus 20 as it might be known!
    ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ•ถ

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    • holehogg
      Club Member
      • Nov 2017
      • 2488
      • Port Elizabeth, South Africa

      #3
      Nice. Very nice. ps. You need a taller model๐Ÿ˜Š
      I have seen the smaller units you manufacture with the firebox on the underside of CC is this a new design change on the bigger units you manufacture or just because it's not trailer mounted?
      Is the FB outlet on the opposite side of the door opening?

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      • Ahumadora
        Ahumadora commented
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        Yes it is a standard reverse flow design but I have moved the firebox underneath for the sake of space in restaurants etc. Works much better as 1./ The air has less distance to travel resulting in less friction (more flow). 2./ All the heat emitted at the top of the firebox is not waisted. ( I also add insulation to the inside of the firebox). I will make the reverse plate removable for deep cleanings.
    • Henrik
      Founding Member - Moderator Emeritus
      • Jul 2014
      • 4434
      • Stockholm, Sweden

      #4
      I think the reverse mounted firebox (with reverse flow) works very well with a 'shorter' smoker, like this.

      But like holehogg says, you're gonna need a taller model, that ain't never gonna work in Scandinavia

      Cool to see, I'll take Ahum-20 over Covid-19 any day

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      • HawkerXP
        Club Member
        • Jul 2016
        • 5985
        • Virginia
        • 2 Weber Performers, 1 kettle, 1 Smoky Joe and a PBC
          Thermopops
          Dot and Chef Alarm with probes
          Slo n Sear
          Cold beer

        #5
        Well, I guess its only fair. Mexico infected me with something a couple of times.

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

          #6
          Looks a bit better now it has a coat of paint on. Had to take pics with the shop door shut as in full quarantine outside. Trying to keep the guys employed and their families fed there at the moment.
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          • Ahumadora
            Club Member
            • Oct 2015
            • 2151
            • Warkworth, New Zealand

            #7

            Here's a video to get an idea of the size

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            • klflowers
              Club Member
              • Sep 2015
              • 3485
              • Tennessee

              #8
              That's a virus I'd actually like to catch...

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              • Jim White
                Club Member
                • Sep 2019
                • 648
                • Gainesville, FL
                • I cook on a 15-year-old Kamado #9, a huge beast nearly 6 feet tall and with black ceramic tile on the outside. I of course love smoked meats of all kinds, but also like quick cooks like chicken portions, pork tenderloins and fish. Really into cooking of all kinds. Just added an outdoor fire pit that has grilling capability and limited Santa Maria-style grill raising and lowering.

                #9
                Outstanding work! So glad the crew could stay on payroll.

                Are you going to sell this or do catering/restaurant cooks with it?

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                • Ahumadora
                  Ahumadora commented
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                  Sell it. Only time I cook for other people is BBQ classes or big events.

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