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Meadow Creek BX50 Box Smoker Review

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Meadow Creek BX50 Smoker

Solid and super insulated with a gravity fed water system, Meadow Creek’s reputation for thoughtful design coupled with quality construction and craftsmanship are on full display with the BX50 Box Smoker. A unique feature is the water replenishment system: a five gallon jug mounted to the left of the cabinet that feeds a removable water pan located above the coal. “Box” or Cabinet smokers provide good capacity with a small footprint, making them popular for residential, competition and commercial use.

The BX50 features 13 gauge double wall steel with 1 inch insulation. Smokebox and firebox doors are sealed with insulating strips and locking latches. A removable grease pan lines the bottom of the smoke box and four 18″ x 22″ stainless steel cooking racks come standard. Smokebox height allows for six inch spacing between the four grates. Additional grates are available.

The slide out ash pan/firebox holds 20 lbs. of charcoal said to last 8 hours at 225⁰F. Two dampers at the firebox bottom flank a built in BBQ Guru adapter. This 625 pound cooker rolls on two large rubber wheels and two locking casters. BX50 is black, but you can choose red, green or blue for $200 more.

  • Model:
    BX50 Box Smoker
  • Item Price:
    $ 3875
  • Where to buy (buying from this supplier supports this website):
  • Made in USA:
    yes
  • Review Method:
    Researched it from Afar
    We have researched this product from afar by gathering info from the manufacturer, owners, and other reliable sources, with our BS meters on high.
  • Primary Function:
    Smoker
  • Fuel:
    Charcoal
  • Primary Capacity:
    1584 square inches

Published On: 1/29/2014 Last Modified: 7/13/2021

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