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Purchased My 1st Egg, Just Before Price Increase!!

edited 7:25AM in EggHead Forum
Hi Everyone!

I'm a new member and this is my 1st post, but I'm fired up over my purchase today of a LBGE! I've been reading through a bunch of threads for the past few weeks, and I'm glad to become part of your community!! I also want to thank y'all for the warning of the price increase tomorrow. I won't be able to enjoy my 1st cook for 3 weeks or so when I get back in town, but I cannot wait!!

Cheers to some great cooking in the future, and a watering mouth while I'm forced to look at the great pics on here! Keep it up!

Comments

  • Did not hear about the price increase....how much are eggs going up. I'd love to get one for our cabin too.
  • You have more self control than me. I got mine at 4 pm and was firing that baby up at 4:30. I'd carry the egg with me if I just got it. Hotel won't mind, as long as you cook something for the front desk staff.

    Seriously, welcome aboard.
  • I believe the MSRP is going up $100. I don't know how the forum feels about stating purchase prices, but if you PM or email me, I'll tell you what I bought it for. He quoted me last week including the nest in the purchase price, and honored it.
  • MickeyMickey Posts: 17,542
    Michael welcome to our cult.
    Please note just under Mickey is the blog site to the Salado Egghead Gathering in Salado. That is less than 3 hours north on I35. Please come see us (please reg if coming and no charge). You will see lots of Houston area EggHeads.
    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

  • Hahaha, well I purchased it on the phone from offshore Africa, so I'm not sure they could have delivered here :)

    Believe me, I wish I could be home to throw some bone-in ribeyes on TONIGHT!
  • ChubbyChubby Posts: 2,956
    Welcome Aboard Michael!!

    I'm guessing "Congrats" are in order!!

    We're in Cypress!

    You?

    Evans
    I spent most of my money on good bourbon, and bad women...the rest, I just wasted!!
  • I'm in the Heights... well I guess south Heights or the Washington Corridor. Just south of I-10. Thanks for the welcoming! This is literally my first "real" pit, and by real I mean over $40 (always used family's or friend's), so I'm quite excited to begin my adventures!
  • 2Fategghead2Fategghead Posts: 9,623
    Welcome to the forum Michael. :) Tim
  • Hello, and welcome to the forum, Michael. Too bad you have to wait so long to cook on your egg, but you will not be disappointed, I promise.

    You should go to the Salado Egghead gathering in March - there will be lots of fun Texas eggheads there.
    Happily egging on my original large BGE since 1996... now the owner of 6 eggs. Call me crazy, everyone else does!
  • cookn bikercookn biker Posts: 13,407
    And non Texan eggheads too. ;)
    Molly
    Colorado Springs
    "Loney Queen"
    "Respect your fellow human being, treat them fairly, disagree with them honestly, enjoy their friendship, explore your thoughts about one another candidly, work together for a common goal and help one another achieve it."
    Bill Bradley; American hall of fame basketball player, Rhodes scholar, former U.S. Senator from New Jersey
    LBGE, MBGE, SBGE , MiniBGE and a Mini Mini BGE
  • BordelloBordello Posts: 5,926
    Congratulations, too bad you have to wait 3 weeks but it will be worth it and give you a chance to decide what to try.

    Welcome,
    Bordello
  • BeakerBeaker Posts: 293
    Welcome aboard! There will be a time when you look back at this purchase and say to yourself..."self that was a great purchase". Enjoy !

    Brian
  • elzbthelzbth Posts: 2,075
    Welcome to the forum - glad you got it before the price increase....! Looking forward to seeing posts and pics.. :)
  • boston_stokerboston_stoker Posts: 794
    edited December 2011
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  • Awesome post. That is a lot of good stuff all in one spot!
  • smbishopsmbishop Posts: 1,585
    Wow! This will take a while to get through!
    Large, Small, and a LOT of Eggcessories!  Southlake, TX
  • WOW

    Thanks Stoker!!

    That is quite a brain dump, great work!!!
  • any way to download this list without having to save each one?
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