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What is the average age of eggheads here?

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  • 33 here.  I agree, thought I would be one of the "young uns"
    LBGE Apprentice
  • burr_baby33burr_baby33 Posts: 503
    Old Burr Baby is definitely the oldest, I am 73.
  • mattpmattp Posts: 12

    I'm 37, I've had my Egg for about 6 months.

  • DirtnaponholdDirtnaponhold Posts: 21
    edited April 2012
    Gonna be 75 Saturday.  That's why my user name is "Dirt Nap On Hold"
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  • Scott805Scott805 Posts: 248
    54 and 361/366ths.

    Large BGE, 2 Tier Adjustable Swing Rack System, three (3) bricks from Home Depot for raised direct, Blackstone 22" Griddle - Finally have a decent table!

    Dallas, TX

  • BYS1981BYS1981 Posts: 2,497
    30 here. I wish I would have got my egg years ago, lol.
  • burr_baby33burr_baby33 Posts: 503
    Thanks to dirtnap, old burr baby is NOT the oldest.
  • chad408chad408 Posts: 140
    edited April 2012
    I'm 25 guess i got started early.


    I wish I gotten the egg when I was 25...consider yourself lucky.

    . I am fixing to have my first child and wanted to get it beforarse my wife would not let me. 

    Chad you must be from the South. Only in the South are we fixing to do something! And congratulations on your new baby.
    Damn right born and raised in the south and fixing to have my own to teach proper southern English.
  • I'm so old I still have the Dress I wore the night the Titanic went down and I snuck into a life raft.
  • just turned 39 (YIKES)...  but had my BGE for about 3 yrs, so that would put me @ about 36 when I bought it. 

    I agree that I think the "average" age of Eggers is a bit older - I'm figuring that's due to a couple of reasons:
    1. The Egg is a big expenditure compared to a more traditional grill, so younger folks might not be as financially capable
    2. I dunno bout you guys, but when I was younger, my taste buds weren't as discerning - I mean, I used to think Mickey-D's was a good meal, and that Taco Bell was the "go to" for Mexican, and that Sizzler made good steaks!!! :))  ... I'd never dreamed I could cook a steak as good as I do on the Egg, and the steaks we all make are BETTER than most "mid level" restaurants, and just as good as the high end ones!! 
    3. If you're retired, you probably have a bit more "Free" time on your hands, so  you need a hobby, and the Egg is the PERFECT thing to fill your spare time!!

    so yeah, those are my thoughts as to why the Egghead community tends to be a bit ... shall we say... "more mature" <:-P

    Don't get set into one form, adapt it and build your own, and let it grow, be like water. Empty your mind, be formless, shapeless — like water. Now you put water in a cup, it becomes the cup... Now water can flow or it can crash. Be water, my friend. - Bruce Lee
  • inkyoninkyon Posts: 88
    I'm 26 and I'm about to get my first Egg today.
  • chad408chad408 Posts: 140
    I'm 26 and I'm about to get my first Egg today.
    congrads man you are going to love it.
  • 43 for Me. Had the egg for 7 yeas. Great question! I've wondered all that myself.
    Keeping it Weird in the ATX
    2 Large BGE
    1 MiniMax BGE
    1 Karubecue C60 (aka-"The Dishwasher")
    More accessories than TFJ knows about and one more purchase from mandatory counciling
  • milkman5083milkman5083 Posts: 100
    I've been 30 for two months now.
  • brian4206brian4206 Posts: 19
    30. 31 in July.
  • Doc_EggertonDoc_Eggerton Posts: 5,095
    Not sure what my average age is, but one day this August it will be exactly 57.

    XLBGE X 2, LBGE (gave this one to my daughter), MBGE and lots of toys

  • Z_EggineerZ_Eggineer Posts: 576
    New egghead at 23! Woo Hoo
  • chad408chad408 Posts: 140
    Yes, I am not the youngest on on the site.
  • bvanma28bvanma28 Posts: 57
    34. Bought my xl 3 weeks ago. Still waiting for delivery :-L
  • 33
    I finally took the plunge and bought my large Big Green Easter Egg from Roswell Hardware in Roswell, GA 03/31/2012
  • MowgliMowgli Posts: 34
    44½ but feel like 29
  • rambroserambrose Posts: 23
    49 and there will not be anymore
  • gtk10583gtk10583 Posts: 77
    I'm on my 51st trip around the sun.  Whoot!
  • smokesniffersmokesniffer Posts: 2,016
    edited April 2012
     54 and still acting my shoe size. Only been eggin it for 6 months. 
    @ HH what is wrong with Taco Bell??? Still enjoy that stuff

    :D
    Large, small, and a mini
  • NDGNDG Posts: 1,547

    Just turned 28 a few weeks ago, my fiance rented out chef JJ's backyard (www.chefjjs.com) for a surprise bday party to support my addiction. it was an amazing night and chef JJ presented our party of around 20 with a great meal including a mushroom salad, halibut, lamb and a sweet corn souffle! Also a great selection of local wine local beer that the staff kept flowing all night. I have plenty more pics if you guys are interested, but BIG thanks to chef JJ and all of his crew at JJ's Backyard!

    Columbus, Ohio
  • ChokeOnSmokeChokeOnSmoke Posts: 1,890
    44.
    Packerland, Wisconsin

  • BuckdodgerBuckdodger Posts: 948
    I'm 72....perhaps this will help raise the average age to your estimate of 50.
    72 on cinco de mayo...trying to help nemo get the average age down. :\">

    Alexander City,Al
  • RezeggerRezegger Posts: 29
    37 for a couple more weeks
  • 45 and heading downhill fast...

  • joe@bgejoe@bge Posts: 394
    38 Smokin' Hot years!  :D

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