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2021 Meat-Up In Memphis Canceled

We've unfortunately had to cancel the 2021 Meat-Up in Memphis. We are rescheduling for tentatively March 18-21, 2022. Click here for more info: https://pitmaster.amazingribs.com/forum/announcements/misc/1014106-meat-up-in-memphis-2021-canceled
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Anyone here from Dan Johnston?

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  • Dan Deter
    Club Member
    • Jun 2018
    • 526
    • Raleigh, NC
    • Weber Summit S-670
      Thermapen Mk 4

    Glad to hear he's recovering and hope the PT people keep doing their job well for him!


    • JCBBQ
      Club Member
      • Jan 2016
      • 1169
      • Jersey City, NJ
      • Primo Oval XL Ceramic Cooker
        Pit Barrel Cooker
        2x Mavrick 732
        Therma Pen Orange
        Favorite Bourbon Blanton's
        SF Giants

        MCS wish list - Lone Star Grillz off set

      Danjohnston949 , be well and a speedy recovery to you. We all miss you.


      • HouseHomey
        Club Member
        • May 2016
        • 5558
        • Huntington Beach, Ca. Surf City USA.
        • Equipment
          Primo Oval xl

          Slow n Sear (two)
          Drip n Griddle
          22" Weber Kettle
          26" Weber Kettle one touch
          Blackstone 36” Pro Series
          Sous vide machine
          Kitchen Aid
          Meat grinder
          sausage stuffer
          5 Crock Pots
          Two chimneys (was 3 but rivets finally popped, down to 1)
          cast iron pans,
          Dutch ovens
          Signals 4 probe, thermapens, chef alarms, Dots, thermapop and maverick T-732, RTC-600, pro needle and various pocket instareads.
          The help and preferences
          1 extra fridge and a deep chest freezer in the garage
          A 9 year old princess foster child
          Patience and old patio furniture
          "Baby Girl" The cat

          Erik S.

        Skip thanks for that info. Good to hear. He's probably been rolled into the kitchen.

        yeah, I was wondering and Noob too and a couple of others.

        Wishing everone well!!


        • Elton's BBQ
          Club Member
          • Apr 2016
          • 2581
          • Saltnes Norway
          • Genesis 320 Limited
            Weber One Touch 57cm
            Weber Smokey Mountain 47cm

          Glad to hear that Danjohnston949 is in recovery.
          Thanks for the update Skip


          • OSB
            Club Member
            • Apr 2018
            • 191
            • SacTown

            Wishing you the best. Godspeed. Danjohnston949


            • BourBonQ
              Club Member
              • Oct 2017
              • 844
              • Lowcountry of South Carolina
              • Pit Barrel Cooker
                Blaze 32" Gasser with Sear Station and Rotisserie
                Jenn-Air 6 Burner w/ Dual Oven and Stainless Flat Top
                Camp Chef Explorer 60EX with Grill Box and Griddle
                Thermoworks Thermapen Mk4
                Maverick ET-733 2-Probe Wireless Thermometer
                Thermopro TP20 2-Probe Wireless Thermometer
                Anova 900W Sous Vide Immersion Circulator
                Selection of Grandma's Antique Cast Iron Cookware
                Bayou Classic Stainless Steel Oyster/Turkey Cooker
                Weber Standard Size Chimney Starter
                Foodsaver Vac Sealer

              Thanks Skip . Get well soon Danjohnston949 .


              • DeusDingo
                Founding Member
                • Jul 2014
                • 1158
                • Madison, WI
                • Weber Q320 grill
                  Camp Chef Smoke Vault 24 Propane Smoker
                  Maverick and thermo Pen thermometers

                it's good to know the backyard cremator is improving. this place wouldn't be the same without him


                • Mosca
                  Mosca commented
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                  That's for doggone sure!
              • bardsleyque
                Club Member
                • Oct 2015
                • 682
                • Snoqualmie Wa.

                all the best for a speedy recovery Danjohnston949


                • bardsleyque
                  bardsleyque commented
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                  I never tried that @ feature before... modern technology go figure.
              • tbob4
                Charter Member
                • Nov 2014
                • 2511
                • Chico, CA
                • BBQ's
                  California Custom Smokers Intensive Cooking Unit
                  California Custom Smokers Meat Locker
                  Santa Maria Grill
                  Vision Grill

                  Sierra Nevada IPA


                Danjohnston949 I wish you the speediest recovery possible and am sending all my best wishes to you and Eunice as well as the furry companion who I know is missing you!


                • klflowers
                  Club Member
                  • Sep 2015
                  • 3661
                  • Tennessee

                  Good news about @Danjohnston949


                  • MBMorgan
                    Club Member
                    • Sep 2015
                    • 6510
                    • 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

                    Get well Dan ( Danjohnston949 )!!! Mr. Bones is struggling to uphold the need for enough mid-continent "color" in the Pit all alone ... ...


                    • Danjohnston949
                      Former Member
                      • Dec 2014
                      • 4418
                      • 1410 9th. St. N, Fargo ND

                      A Totally Painless Through The Groin Repair, The Only Difficulty Was
                      That I Was Somewhat Concerned About Singing "SOPRANO" In The Band❓❗️❓ In Fact Due To Anesthetic Intubation I Totally
                      Lost My Voice A Real Pain In The A--‼️❓‼️ Just Think Full Of
                      BS And No Bugle‼️❓‼️ Thank You One And
                      All For Your Thoughts And Concernss‼️‼️‼️ As smarkley (Deceased) Used To Say, Some Of The Best Friends I've Never Met
                      Are In "THE PIT CLUB"‼️❓‼️
                      Thank You❗️ From A Backyard Cremator In Fargo ND, Dan
                      Last edited by Danjohnston949; October 6, 2018, 06:11 AM.


                      • JCBBQ
                        JCBBQ commented
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                        There he is! Hahahaha, Dan so glad to see they didn’t surgically remove your humor. A big bear hug to you! Great to hear from you.

                      • tbob4
                        tbob4 commented
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                        Thank you very much for the post! I’m glad you are feeling well. Tell Eunice I give her my regards as well!

                      • RonB
                        RonB commented
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                        I missed this somehow. I'm glad you have movement back in at least one finger. Don't stress yourself movin' that finger, and be careful which finger you move...
                    • LA Pork Butt
                      Charter Member
                      • Dec 2014
                      • 5642
                      • Grew up in New Orleans, lived in Texas for 20 years, lived in Mandeville, LA for 22 years. I now liv

                      You’re back! Sense of humor and all!


                      • Troutman
                        Club Member
                        • Aug 2017
                        • 7795
                        • 1521

                        • OUTDOOR COOKERS

                          BBQ ACCESSORIES

                          WOOD & PELLET PREFERENCES

                          SOUS VIDE

                          INDOOR COOKWARE

                        Thanks God you're alright, we were about to send out a posse to come look for you.....keep ROLLIN' ROLLIN' ROLLIN'......

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                        • jgg85234
                          Charter Member
                          • Nov 2014
                          • 738
                          • Gilbert, AZ (Suburb of Phoenix)
                          • *Cooking Equipment
                            Kamado Joe Classic in Eucalyptus Table (2016)
                            Kamado Joe Joetisserie (2017)
                            Weber 22.5" Kettle (K Date Code - 1988) Wooden handles/wood side table
                            Adrenaline BBQ Company Slow n Sear #61
                            Adrenaline BBQ Company Drip n Griddle
                            Weber Smokey Mountain 14.5" (2014)
                            Flame Boss 200
                            Thermapen MK4 (Red)
                            Thermopop (Red)
                            Thermoworks TW8060 with grill and meat probes
                            *Favorite Whisky - Knockando Speyside Single Malt
                            *Favorite Red Wine - Clos du Bois Marlstone
                            *Favorite White Wine - Sonoma Cutrer Chardonnay
                            *Favorite Beer - Budweiser Budvar (Czechvar in the US) frisch vom fass
                            *Favorites to grill - New York Strips or Top Sirloins, pizzas are fun too
                            *Favorites to smoke - Baby Back or St. Louis Ribs, Pork Butts, Standing Rib Roast, Strip Loin Roast, Tri-Tip, Chicken, Turkey, Pork Loin, Cornish Hens

                          Welcome back Dan. I'm really glad everything is going OK, and you should get back to normal. The Pit is a great outlet, especially if you can't talk for a while. Just as long as you can type

                          The PT folks are cracking the whip because the insurance guys don't want anyone in rehab for one more day than absolutely necessary. When I was there 2 years ago, the consensus was that I should be there another week. But, the Blue Cross folks wouldn't budge. Time's up, get him out of there. The departure date was set before I even got there.

                          Once the rehab folks realized I was leaving at the end of that week, they went to triple time to force me through all the exercises before I went home. It was not very fun.

                          Anyway, glad you're doing all right. This place wouldn't be the same without you.

                          Best regards,




                          2021 Meat-Up In Memphis Canceled

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