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Archuleta family reunion smoker

Postby bstory » May 16th, 2018, 8:47 pm

It’s a little sketchy, but it’s at working height. Now I just have to get the axle on the trailer and marry them!

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Postby bstory » May 16th, 2018, 10:04 pm

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Re: Archuleta family reunion smoker

Postby Dirtytires » May 16th, 2018, 11:13 pm

Great progress....



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Postby Rodcrafter » May 17th, 2018, 5:18 am

Oh yeah!


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Re: Archuleta family reunion smoker

Postby Frank_Cox » May 17th, 2018, 7:47 am

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Heck yeah buddy! Coming together!



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Postby Stewart » May 17th, 2018, 7:54 am

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Re: Archuleta family reunion smoker

Postby bstory » May 17th, 2018, 5:35 pm

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A little less sketchy. The smoker is mounted on the trailer.


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Re: Archuleta family reunion smoker

Postby Big T » May 17th, 2018, 9:08 pm

It's really starting to come together. Is the grease drain directly above the cross member on your trailer or does the picture make it look that way ?


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Re: Archuleta family reunion smoker

Postby ajfoxy » May 18th, 2018, 2:59 am

Yes, that would be a bugger. Might have to put an offset in the grease drain...


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Re: Archuleta family reunion smoker

Postby bstory » May 18th, 2018, 1:51 pm

Big T wrote:It's really starting to come together. Is the grease drain directly above the cross member on your trailer or does the picture make it look that way ?


No the grease drain is not above the crossmember.


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Oh yeah!!!!!!


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Re: Archuleta family reunion smoker

Postby ajfoxy » May 18th, 2018, 4:59 pm

Now it's all starting to come together... :kewl:


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Re: Archuleta family reunion smoker

Postby bstory » May 18th, 2018, 6:47 pm

ajfoxy wrote:Now it's all starting to come together... :kewl:


Yep I have two weeks left before my surgery to get it cook ready. All I have left is put the axle on, the doors, rack in the firebox, racks in the charcoal grill, and the tongue. Then it will pull and cook and I can finish everything else after I have rehabilitated my shoulder.


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Re: Archuleta family reunion smoker

Postby Rodcrafter » May 18th, 2018, 7:14 pm

Wow that is a great plan, coming together. I hate the surgery part, but thrilled for your nearing completion of this rig.


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Re: Archuleta family reunion smoker

Postby Big T » May 18th, 2018, 7:22 pm

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Re: Archuleta family reunion smoker

Postby AndrewPalmer71 » May 18th, 2018, 7:28 pm

Could you upload more pictures of the charcoal grill? I want to add one to my rig, but I need design ideas.

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Re: Archuleta family reunion smoker

Postby bstory » May 18th, 2018, 10:04 pm

AndrewPalmer71 wrote:Could you upload more pictures of the charcoal grill? I want to add one to my rig, but I need design ideas.

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I don’t have any other than of just a box for now, but I will take some when I get the guts done on it.
I plan on putting one rack for charcoal with a pan under it to collect the ash. One rack for meat 46”x23”. I am going to put multiple slides so I can cook at different heights away from the fire.


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Postby bstory » May 18th, 2018, 10:08 pm

AndrewPalmer71 wrote:Could you upload more pictures of the charcoal grill? I want to add one to my rig, but I need design ideas.

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