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Build your own uds ugly drum smoker the video, pictures, parts list, and cadd drawings for building your own uds ugly drum smoker. Using a 55gallon steel drum and parts found in any decent hardware store, the design produces an. Ive seen mention of the ugly drum smoker is that either the upright or double version. As an amazon associate, i earn from qualifying purchases. Once i had everything purchased, it was time to assemble the uds. If you think about the inside of a 55 gallon drum youll realize that it is just an empty drum. How to build an ugly drum smoker, also known as a uds part i. Oct 20, 2009 as we got a little closer to the house, we realized our barbecue was being cooked in what looked like a trash can. Bbq isnt really cookingits a diy project that ends with eating meat. This explains all the general information on ugly drum smokers and discusses the different options you have when building your own. In this post i will explain how i made a no weld expanded steel charcoal basket. Even has a fold down side shelf made from another drum bottom and a charcoal box for the bbq charcoal ashes. The ugly drum smoker is one of the easiest smokers to use. All that you need is a 55 gallon drum and our build your own uds parts kit t.
Uds build plans, parts list, and ideas the bbq brethren. The uds is a true setitandforgetit style of smoker. Drum smokers are easy to use making them perfect for anyone from a bbq beginner to a competition bbq pro. A uds is among the most cost effective smoker for your money, you cant buy a better smoker than building your own ugly drum smoker.
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Diy uds complete parts kit for 55 gallon ugly drum smoker installation thank you for your purchase from welcome to the world of ugly drum smoker. For your money, you cant buy a better smoker than building your own ugly drum smoker. Taken from past issues of our magazine uglydrumsmokerplans. This barrel is great for grilling or fill the charcoal basket with charcoal and wood chunks for a long smoke. Uds build plans, parts list, and ideas the bbq brethren forums. This post may contain amazon or other affiliate links. Most plans are high quality and will include all the details to build it yourself. Building your own smoker is one of the most fun and rewarding backyard barbecue tasks, and with an ugly drum smoker its easy and cheap. Feb 25, 2012 detailed smoker plans in essence, the drum needs to be cleaned out, have some strategicallyplaced holes drilled into it, be painted, and have some stuff boltedscrewed on. I covered which type of 55 gallon drum you will need and also how to burn it out with a propane torch. Dec 28, 2010 the plans i found were to build a smoker that has affectionately been named the ugly drum smoker or uds for short. This is my uds drum smoker that i just added a weber lid to. Many have been asking for a set of plans to build our frankenqube smoker since it was released back in 20. Uds supply list 1 55 steel gallon drum unlined 1 34 brass ball valve 3 34 x close black steel pipe nipples 2 34 black steel pipe caps 6 34 conduit nuts.
Dec 15, 2015 how to build an ugly drum smoker uds this video tutorial has detailed instructions for building an ugly drum smoker. Can i interest you in a smoker you can easily build yourself which will be designed well enough to smoke food for upwards of 10 hours without the need for constant maintenance. I previously used it weekly for about a year and a half with the lid that originally came with the barrel. Trey informed me that what i was looking at was referred to as an ugly drum smoker or a uds makes it sound less redneck. Big poppas drum smoker kit includes everything you need to transform a 55 gallon food grade drum into a bbq competition smoking machine.565 592 1532 858 1221 202 77 1560 1470 586 298 568 1301 595 369 1263 727 1573 1115 754 899 1368 1472 727 1299 558 228 1150 116 1384 658 1 278