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August 2018 Gold Medal Giveaway Winner!

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  • Huskee
    Administrator
    • May 2014
    • 15549
    • central MI, USA
    • Follow me on Instagram, huskeesbarbecue

      Smokers / Grills
      • Yoder loaded Wichita offset smoker
      • PBC
      • Grilla Silverbac pellet grill
      • Slow 'N Sear Deluxe Kamado (SnSK)
      • Masterbuilt Gravity 560
      • Weber 22" Original Kettle Premium (copper)
      • Weber 26" Original Kettle Premium (black)
      • Weber 26" Original Kettle Premium (light blue)
      • Weber Jumbo Joe Gold (18.5")
      • Weber Smokey Joe Silver (14.5")
      • Brinkmann cabinet charcoal smoker (repurposed)

      Thermometers
      • (3) Maverick XR-50: 4-probe Wireless Thermometers
      • (7) Maverick ET-732s
      • (1) Maverick ET-735 Bluetooth (in box)
      • (1) Smoke X4 by ThermoWorks
      • Thermapen MkII, orange
      • ThermoPop, yellow
      • ThermoWorks ChefAlarm
      • Morpilot 6-probe wireless
      • ThermoWorks Infrared IRK2
      • ThermoWorks fridge & freezer therms as well

      Accessories
      • Instant Pot 6qt
      • Anova Bluetooth SV
      • Kitchen Aide mixer & meat grinder attachment
      • Kindling Cracker King (XL)
      • BBQ Dragon
      • Weber full & half chimneys, Char-Broil Half Time chimney
      • Weber grill topper
      • Slow 'N Sear Original, XL, and SnS Charcoal Basket (for Jumbo Joe)
      • Drip 'N Griddle Pan, 22' Easy Spin Grate, and Elevated Cooking grate, by ABCbarbecue
      • Pittsburgh Digital Moisture Meter

      Beverages
      • Favorite summer beer: Leinenkugels Summer & Grapefruit Shandy, Hamm's, Michelob Ultra Pure Gold
      • Fav other beer: DAB, Sam Adams regular, Third Shift amber or Coors Batch 19, Stella Artois
      • Fav cheap beers: Pabst, High Life, Hamm's & Stroh's
      • Most favorite beer: The one in your fridge
      • Wine: Red- big, bold, tannic & peppery- Petite Sirah, Zinfandel, Cabernet Sauv, Sangiovese, Syrah, etc
      • Whiskey: Buffalo Trace, Eagle Rare, E.H. Taylor, Blanton's, Old Forester 1870, Elijah Craig, Basil Hayden's. Neat please.
      • Scotch: Current favorite- The Arran (anything by them), Glenmorangie 12yr Lasanta, sherry cask finished. The Balvenie Double Wood, also like Oban 18yr, and The Glenlivet Nadurra (Oloroso sherry cask finished) among others. Neat please.

      About me
      Real name: Aaron
      Location: Farwell, Michigan- near Clare. (dead center of lower peninsula)

      Occupation:
      • Healthcare- Licensed & Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) for MidMichigan Health, a University of Michigan Health System.

    August 2018 Gold Medal Giveaway Winner!


    As one of your many Pitmaster Club benefits each month, paying members are automatically entered to win the monthly Gold Medal Giveaway.

    Prizes are worth as much as $1,894.00 and you get to pick from anything on the current prize list, free, including free delivery- no strings attached! You just have to be a USA resident with a USA delivery address. For an abridged version of the Rules and some common FAQs click here.


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    *Prizes shown in the above graphic do not necessarily reflect the currently available prize choices. Please see the link to the current available choices.


    The winner also gets a case of 12 Black Swan Barbecue sauces!

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    This month's winner is Mr. Bones - we don't really need to introduce this fella, I think everyone here knows Mr. Bones well!




    Mr. Bones, you have through Sunday 8/12/2018 at 11:59pm ET, (5 days), to review the current prize list and let us know what you want, right here in this thread.

    Congratulations, and we hope to hear from you soon!

  • Idleratchet
    Club Member
    • Jul 2018
    • 96
    • Allen Park MI
    • 22" WSM
      22" Weber kettle premium
      Slow n Sear
      Thermopro TP20

    #2
    Congrats!!!!

    Comment

    • Mr. Bones
      Charter Member
      • Sep 2016
      • 9992
      • Kansas Territory
      • Grills / Smokers
        *********************************************

        Kingsford 24" grill (Free) 'Billy'
        Brinkmann Smoke n Grill
        Oklahoma Joe Highland, gaskets, LavaLock baffle / tuning plate. 'Big Joe'
        Weber 18" Kettle ($30 CL) 'Lil' Feller'
        Weber Smokey Joe ($25 CL) 'Lil' Brother'
        Weber 22.5 Master Touch '93 P Code Blue($85) from fellow WKC member Bmitch 'Elwood'
        Weber 22.5 Bar-B-Q Kettle '69-'70 "Patent Pending" Red ($80) from fellow WKC member dwnthehatch 'Maureen'
        Weber 22.5 OTS DD Code Black ($40 CL) 'DeeDee'
        Weber 22.5 OTS DO Code Black ($15 CL)
        Weber 22.5 OTS E Code Black ($20 CL
        Weber 22.5 OTS EE Code Black ($20 CL

        Weber "C" Code 18.5" WSM '81 ($50 CL) 8-0!!!
        Weber "H" Code 18.5" WSM '86 ($75 CL)
        Weber " " Code 18.5" WSM

        Weber 26.75, $199 NFM clearance !!!
        Weber SJS AH 'Lil' Brother'
        Weber SJS AT 'Lil' Sister'
        Weber SJS DE Code (FREE) 'Lil' Helper'
        Weber SJG M Code 'Lil Traveller'
        Weber SJS AH Code 'Kermit'
        (Lime Green)
        Horizon 20" Classic, w/baffle/tuning plate (FREE)
        Good One Open Range, (FREE), Monthly Prize from AR giveaway!!!!



        Thermometers:
        *********************************************
        Ol' Skool Bi-metal probe pocket thermo, that has checked / served ~ 1,000,000 meals in my possession, easily...
        Maverick ET-732, (Black)
        Thermopops, (Red, Yellow, Green)
        ThermaPen Mk4 (Black), THANKS!!! to jgjeske1
        Blue ThermaPen Mk4
        Orange Thermapen Mk4
        Pink Thermapen Mk4
        ThermoWorks IR-GUN-S
        ThermoWorks Smoke
        ThermoWorks Open Box Smoke
        4 Pro Series cable extensions
        Smoke Gateway

        Accessories:
        *********************************************
        2 Slow 'N Sears, Slow 'N Sear XL, Grill 'N Griddle
        BBQ Vortex, 2 Hovergrills, Top Deck
        Warming shelf
        MyWeigh KD-8000Kitchen Scale‚Äč
        Backyard Grill marinade injector
        Acoustic Guitars/Electric Guitars/Basses/1928 National Duolian/Harmonicas/Banjo Washboard, Spoons, kazoos, pocket comb with wax paper, egg shakers ;-)
        Bear Paws
        Meat Rakes
        BBQ Dragon/Chimley of Insanity, Dragon Wing Shelves (x2 ea.)



        Cookware:
        Probably a ton of cast iron, mostly very old...still cookin'
        G'Ma's Piqua skillet, :-)( They went out of business in 1934~)
        '60's Revere Ware (Mom's), + others found elsewhere
        60's CorningWare 10-cup percolator (Mom's) Daily driver
        50's CorningWare 10-cup percolator (G'Ma's), for a backup! ;-)
        Carpy Wally World stock pots, in approx 2 gal/3gal sizes, blue speckledty-porcelain enameled
        Tramontina 6.5 qt Dutch Oven

        Cutlery, etc.:
        Shi*-ton of kitchen/chef knives, most sharper than my straight-razors are. (Better steel!) Chicago Cutlery, Old Hickory, various, including some nice German stuff ;-)
        Dexter 12" slicing knife, 6" Sani-Safe boning knife
        Smith's Tri-Hone Natural Arkansas Knife Sharpening System
        Multiple steels, from all over the planet
        Crock sticks
        Diamond stones, various
        Lansky Sharpening System

        Tableware
        Daily driver:Washington Forge Mardi Gras, Navy / Cobalt Blue
        Dinner: Guests: Washington Forge, Town and Country
        Fancy / Formal: Family silverware

      #3
      April Fool's???

      Comment


      • tbob4
        tbob4 commented
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        The most well deserving winner in the world

      • Mr. Bones
        Mr. Bones commented
        Editing a comment
        wustl-duck , tbob4 ,Many thanks fer yer kind words, brothers, but yer all jus bein plain silly, now!

      • Mr. Bones
        Mr. Bones commented
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        REDDYOUNG1 Sure, come on by, if ya wanna!
        Jus PM, so I know it's on. Bring a side, if ya want, store boughten is OK, an yer fave adult bev, plus a bag of ice. (Coolers, I got, Icebox space I ain't.)
        Btw: Dinner's long bout midday, here...Supper is what we have, fer our Evenin Meal.
        Gimme a holler...
    • LA Pork Butt
      Charter Member
      • Dec 2014
      • 5638
      • Grew up in New Orleans, lived in Texas for 20 years, lived in Mandeville, LA for 22 years. I now liv

      #4
      Mr. Bones Congratulations! Finally, a real serious poster wins. You have broken the curse. What are you going for?

      Comment


      • Mr. Bones
        Mr. Bones commented
        Editing a comment
        If yall took me as serious, I must be losin my timin!?!?!? I've always tried to be purty funny...
        Thanks fer them kind words, yall!

      • JGo37
        JGo37 commented
        Editing a comment
        I always thought of you as 'purty'

      • Mr. Bones
        Mr. Bones commented
        Editing a comment
        JGo37 Therein, lies th Beauty of bein limited to a 200x200 pixel avatar, brother.
        In Reality, when viewed, at quite some distance, in exceedinly dim lightin, one could almost mistake me fer a Hominid...
        Thanks fer yer kind words!
    • barelfly
      Club Member
      • Dec 2017
      • 1427
      • New Mexico
      • Smokin-It 3D
        Weber Kettle with an SNS
        Masterbuilt kettle that I call the $30 wonder grill
        Bullet by Bull Grills gasser
        Anova WiFi sous vide machine
        Thermoworks Thermapen and Chef Alarm

      #5
      Hahah! Mr. Bones you sir are the next big winner!

      Comment


      • Mr. Bones
        Mr. Bones commented
        Editing a comment
        Thanks! Yup, it appears so
    • Mosca
      Charter Member
      • Oct 2014
      • 3774
      • PA
      • Large Big Green Egg, Weber Performer Deluxe, Weber Smokey Joe Silver, Maverick 732, DigiQ, and too much other stuff to mention.

      #6
      Whoa! Awesome Bonesy!!!!!!!!!

      Comment


      • Mr. Bones
        Mr. Bones commented
        Editing a comment
        Thanks a lot, Brother! Means a lot to me...
    • Jon Liebers
      Club Member
      • May 2018
      • 198

      #7
      wow ,congrats lucky dog!

      Comment


      • Mr. Bones
        Mr. Bones commented
        Editing a comment
        WOOF! (Wagwagwag)
    • JamieBBQ
      Club Member
      • Aug 2017
      • 67
      • New Hampshire

      #8
      Congrats!

      Comment


      • Mr. Bones
        Mr. Bones commented
        Editing a comment
        Many thanks!
    • Jetski
      Club Member
      • Apr 2017
      • 139
      • St. Louis

      #9
      Congrats Mr. Bones!

      Comment


      • Mr. Bones
        Mr. Bones commented
        Editing a comment
        Thanks, couldn't have done it without yall!
    • dahcopilot
      Club Member
      • Jan 2018
      • 122
      • trent woods, nc

      #10
      good for you, Bones!

      Comment


      • Mr. Bones
        Mr. Bones commented
        Editing a comment
        Thanks Brother!
    • MBMorgan
      Club Member
      • Sep 2015
      • 6501
      • 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

      #11
      Congratulations, Bones ( Mr. Bones )!!! I know you'll choose wisely ... ...

      Comment


      • Mr. Bones
        Mr. Bones commented
        Editing a comment
        Thanks, Brother!
        Reckon I'll haveta consult with Master Po, fer some advice, or at least watch th ol Seven Up commercial, If I can find it on YouTube...
    • Donw
      Club Member
      • Jul 2017
      • 3480

      #12
      Wow! Some good karma working here. Congratulations!

      Comment


      • Mr. Bones
        Mr. Bones commented
        Editing a comment
        Many thanks, Don!
    • Steve R.
      Club Member
      • Jul 2016
      • 2497
      • Elizabethtown, KY
      • Current line-up of cookers: Weber 26" kettle w/ SnS and BBQ Guru adapter; Weber Smokey Mountain 22" w/ Guru adapter.

      #13
      But... he posts way too much to win!!!

      Congrats, Mr. Bones !

      Comment


      • Huskee
        Huskee commented
        Editing a comment
        System glitch?

      • Mr. Bones
        Mr. Bones commented
        Editing a comment
        I heard dat,; thought I was well outta th runnin, long bout 5200 posts+, ago!
    • PWB0108
      Club Member
      • Jun 2018
      • 87
      • Jefferson, MD
      • Yoder 640
        Weber 22" Kettle Performer Charcoal Grill w/SNS2.0
        Weber Genesis Silver Gas Grill

      #14
      Congrats Mr. Bones !!

      Comment


      • Mr. Bones
        Mr. Bones commented
        Editing a comment
        Thank ya, sir!
    • holehogg
      Club Member
      • Nov 2017
      • 2579
      • Port Elizabeth, South Africa

      #15
      Made my day you are a deserved winner congrats Mr. Bones Bones.
      Has the rigging come to an end?

      Comment


      • Mr. Bones
        Mr. Bones commented
        Editing a comment
        I waited all day fer Fireman to make th call!
        Thanks, be well, brother!

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