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First CyberQ cook

JackGTJackGT Posts: 64
edited 8:00AM in EggHead Forum
I grabbed a 6.5 lb butt at the grocery store for my first try with the CyberQ II. The only tricky part was mounting the flat fan mount in the curved lower draft door, but a little coaxing with a screwdriver was all it needed. Otherwise it was a breeze! It was already set to 275 pit and 185 meat, so I just left it at that, got the egg up to about 300, and let 'er rip. And went to bed. :)

I made a couple of fuel management mistakes, so I almost ran out of lump before it was done, but it cooked in about 10 hrs. It's resting in a cooler now. I'm going to try some baby backs this afternoon. So far I'm impressed, the computer interface is really cool!
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  • GrillerGriller Posts: 88
    Wow JackGT, talk about coincidence. I had my first cyberQ cook yesterday (pork butt below) and I have two racks of St. Louis style ribs for today.

    Good luck with the cook today! What type of wood are you using for your ribs?

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  • GrillerGriller Posts: 88
    Wow JackGT, talk about coincidence. I had my first cyberQ cook yesterday (pork butt below) and I have two racks of St. Louis style ribs for today.

    Good luck with the cook today! What type of wood are you using for your ribs?

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  • rosrosrosros Posts: 408
    Looks like you dinner is mirror mine. My 6lb butt is coming off soon; its at 191. I have the cyber set at 230 pit and 197food. Ribs and abt going on next while the butt rest. Will add some of the pulled pork to the abts. Can't wait til dinner, I may sneak a sandwich in there :laugh:
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  • JackGTJackGT Posts: 64
    I always seem to use hickory. Just love that flavor!
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