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Quality


We read the instructions that came with the smoker, and bought chicken legs as our first try.

Positive Review

I'm a veteran fish smoker with the little chief, but wanted to get into smoking meats.

Positive Review

This review is my honest opinion of this product.

Neutral Review

For the fair price and ease of use it was a good purchase, even with the dents and dings upon arrival.

Neutral Review

Packaging/appearance


I have smoked nearly every weekend since and - after tiring of filling the charbroil wood tray every hour which is my only grip...  Read More

Positive Review

The packaging box was (in his words) mutilated when it arrived.

Neutral Review

Competitiveness


It does have its drawbacks, but in my opinion, cannot be beat for the price.

Positive Review

I recently purchased the char-broil analog electric smoker to try my hand at some bbq.

Positive Review

Order a heavy-duty extension cord to go with it because the attached cord isn't very long.

Neutral Review

I found that the temperature on the door thermometer correlated pretty well with my inkbird ibbq-4t wifi meat thermometer that ...  Read More

Neutral Review
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  • How are reviewers describing this item?
    great, easy, good, smoked and first.
  • Our engine has profiled the reviewer patterns and has determined that there is minimal deception involved.
  • Our engine has discovered that over 80% high quality reviews are present.
  • This product had a total of 1,032 reviews as of our last analysis date on Sep 8 2021.
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Great temp control, well made, best smoker I’ve ever had and I’ve had many

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I recently purchased the Char-Broil Analog Electric Smoker to try my hand at some BBQ. This was my first attempt at this kind ...  Read More


Helpful Insights

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    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    I like the analog control, no circuit board to go bad.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Arrived damaged, the front door was dented on the side and a rivet was loose on the inside and a piece of the sheet metal didn't come all the way down in the back of the unit, looks like it wasn't cut to fit correctly.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Order a heavy-duty extension cord to go with it because the attached cord isn't very long.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Chip compartment could be a little bit larger.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    I purchased this to replace the deluxe digital version of this model which kept shorting out.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    The heating controls are through a dial that is numbered from 1 to 5.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    But those really are rough estimates as i do not see a true feedback mechanism for the heating element to monitor internal temps.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    One drawback of the exterior design of the smoker is that it does not have a dedicated opening to insert a meat thermometer for constant temperature monitoring.

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