Smoker Pits

Rystar Smokers have standardized the design of our offset smoker pits to provide all the features a pitmaster requires in a competition or commercial quality smoker pit. From this basic configuration we are able to apply a broad range of customizations to make each pit unique to your individual needs. Plus we make them look great! View the image gallery below to take a tour of our base model smoker pit (can take a moment to load).

 

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Firebox showing standard damper and cool-touch handle.

 

Each smoker pit whether conventional flow, or reverse flow comes with the following features as standard:

  • 6mm thick steel for maximum heat retention and even temperatures.
  • Fully flanged firebox and main chamber doors.
  • Counterweighted main chamber door.
  • Stainless steel ‘cool touch’ handles.
  • 2 high quality temperature gauges with protective surrounds.
  • 2 slide-out grill racks in the main chamber.
  • Firebox top access door with additional firebox grill plate.
  • Heavy duty fire-grate.
  • Additional fire-grate for the main chamber for charcoal grilling.
  • Adjustable dampers on firebox, main chamber and flue.
  • Smoke diffuser plate and tuning plates.
  • Expanded metal work surfaces.
  • Fat drain with ball-valve.
  • 500mm diameter main chamber and firebox is standard size (any diameter available custom).
  • 800mm long main chamber (customisable).
  • 400mm long firebox (accepts standard size firewood).
  • Angle iron trolley with wood rack.
  • Heavy duty swivel wheels with brakes on one end, custom designed, lasercut wheels on other end.

Our basic, conventional flow smoker pit is $2950. Basic, reverse flow version is $3950. Lead time is generally 2 to 3 weeks depending on the customization required.

Examples of our common customization options are:

  • Dallas style damper.
  • Slide damper with shaped cut-out (e.g. Australia, football team logo)
  • Main chamber end door for easier cleaning.
  • Additional temperature gauges.
  • Tel Tru temperature gauges.
  • Alternate hinge designs.
  • Custom metal name plate (your name, logo etc).
  • Drop-down front work shelf.
  • Temperature probe ports.
  • Additional grill plates.
  • Stainless steel punch-plate grill plates.
  • Fire poker.
  • Ash scraper.
  • Wooden door handles.
  • Electronic temperature gauge.
  • Height adjustable charcoal grate.
  • Internal meat hangers.
  • Briquette basket for firebox.
  • Butterfly flue damper.
  • Additional sides for wood storage rack.
  • Stainless steel work surfaces.
  • Square tube trolley.
  • Square top firebox with grill plate and hatch.
  • Heat shield under firebox.
  • Rough terrain wheels.
  • Custom-made steel wheels (non-swivel)
  • Tool hangers
  • Longer chamber.
  • Larger or smaller diameter chamber.
  • Additional storage shelf under main chamber.

Rystar Smokers can also design and manufacture trailer-mounted smokers.