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mark999
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Smoker Problem

Post by mark999 » Mon Jun 08, 2009 11:03 am

Hi all
After the fantastic bbq at easton manor on saturday, my smoker unit seems to have stopped working. Its an early Mark 1 tiger that use's, disco smoke fluid (i think) I have a bottle of clear liquid that came with the tank, that smells very slightly alcholoic. The smoke unit is a plastic one.
No smoke is coming from the unit, however when I switch the smoke unit on I can hear the unit operating, but no smoke is coming out.
Any suggestions.
Cheers Mark

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Re: Smoker Problem

Post by Colonel_Kramer » Mon Jun 08, 2009 11:16 am

Mark,

They haven't been used for a long time. It will be the element which has expired which from memory is up the copper pipe which acts as a smoke stack. Most people had one or more expire and then changed to the soldering iron type, which are a lot cheaper and far more reliable. They are also very simple to make. If you can't find a thread on here on how to make them, I'm sure Humpy will give you the gen.
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mark999
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Re: Smoker Problem

Post by mark999 » Mon Jun 08, 2009 11:43 am

Thanks Colonel
I will probally change the unit with a diffrent one. I think it is knackered and given up on life.
Mark

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Re: Smoker Problem

Post by mark999 » Mon Jun 08, 2009 11:43 am

Thanks Colonel
I will probally change the unit with a diffrent one. I think it is knackered and given up on life.
Mark

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Re: Smoker Problem

Post by wittmann » Mon Jun 08, 2009 5:11 pm

Hi Mark,

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