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Re: There she blows

Posted: Tue Jul 18, 2017 8:12 am
by outlaw
Interesting. Kind of like a digi Q on steroids. I will be following this thread for updates.

Re: There she blows

Posted: Wed Jul 19, 2017 7:29 am
by rus_bro
Thats interesting. The blowers for a WSM or BGE type grill makes it a set it and forget it kinda operation since all of the wood and charcoal need is preloaded. In the big offset, its just to keep the temps consistent across the cooking area, not necessarily make it less work.

So you are putting in just as much work (or maybe more until you get it all figured out), but getting a better result because of it. I like how you roll!!

rb

Re: There she blows

Posted: Wed Jul 19, 2017 9:14 am
by bondobill
I got a chance Monday afternoon to do another test run.
This time I filled the coal basket 3/4 full with lump. Once the pit hit a temp of 170 I added 2 large splits of cherry. I turned the fan on manual mode at its lowest setting. Pit settled in at 243 within about 15 minutes. A little hotter then I would of liked but it held that temp for better then 2 and a half hours before it started to drop a little. :D
Going give it one more test run before the weekend cook. This time I'm going to go with a little less lump and I large split of cherry to start. Want to see if I can get closer to the 225 mark for the same amount of time.

Bill

Re: There she blows

Posted: Wed Nov 29, 2017 4:50 am
by Perfectdraft1
Would you recommend Our Perfect Draft Bbq Blower to your friend ?

Re: There she blows

Posted: Wed Nov 29, 2017 10:04 am
by Txdragon
Perfectdraft1 wrote:Would you recommend Our Perfect Draft Bbq Blower to your friend ?

Well, given that he was running a play by play on his personal experience with the item; deductive reasoning tells me that if he gives a final approval for it, he would surely recommend others use it.

Re: There she blows

Posted: Wed Nov 29, 2017 12:04 pm
by bondobill
Perfectdraft1 wrote:Would you recommend Our Perfect Draft Bbq Blower to your friend ?


To answer your guestion I would have to say "Yes"
For my poorly designed pit the blower makes life a whole lot easier.
I experimented with it about a 1/2 dozen times with no food in the pit just so I could get a better idea of size of coal bed and the size of splits needed to maintain a constant temp.
With the blower I only have to add 1 large split of wood every couple of hours unlike before where I was constantly adjusting the vents to try and maintain a somewhat even temp.

:cheers:
Bill

Re: There she blows

Posted: Thu Nov 30, 2017 9:13 am
by outlaw
I guess now the question is how much does it cost? Would it work on my Johnson stick burner or is the pit too small?

Re: There she blows

Posted: Thu Nov 30, 2017 12:45 pm
by bondobill
Not familiar with your pit Outlaw :dont:
I got my from Amazon Prime. About 230 bucks. It's the latest version.
Here's a pretty good video and review

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=BesJjRmRXpI

Bill

Re: There she blows

Posted: Thu Nov 30, 2017 2:55 pm
by outlaw

Re: There she blows

Posted: Thu Nov 30, 2017 3:10 pm
by outlaw
As mine has a square damper I dont think I'll try modifying it to fit, but very interesting regardless.

Re: There she blows

Posted: Sat Dec 02, 2017 8:15 am
by Perfectdraft1
We’re rolling out a new adapter that will fit the square air intakes in January.! You will satisfied with our Perfect Draft Blower System. If your satisfied I’ll refund your money sir.

Re: There she blows

Posted: Sat Dec 02, 2017 8:19 am
by Perfectdraft1
That Johnson smoker is awesome our Blower works great on your smoker

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Posted: Sat Dec 02, 2017 8:29 am
by Perfectdraft1
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Re: There she blows

Posted: Sun Dec 03, 2017 9:19 am
by outlaw
I would love to try one of these. Please let me know when the square port adapter is ready. How can you go wrong with a money back guarantee? Thanks for responding. I will monitor this thread for updates.

Re: There she blows

Posted: Sun Dec 03, 2017 1:56 pm
by Boots
Probably because large scale commercial hog farms are a huge deal in the Southeast. Probably half the state of North Carolina is a hog farm.