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2 minutes ago, Paul said:

That would be a major upgrade to the maverick and the igrill that Is in my inventory.

I am finding myself using these less and less due to the Bluetooth range.  Lately I've been using the flame boss when I am cooking on the Rec Tec (minus the fan cable) which works well for me.

 

looking at your photo's I see no power cable so I am assuming that is is a self contained battery system with hopefully a rechargeable battery. That would speed up the set up to your cook a bit faster and less clutter in storage closet inbetween cooks.

 

i am surprised that All Things Bbq said that the flame boss is not selling well

it is a great product

 

Internal rechargeable battery but I always keep an external battery pack plugged in "just in case".

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52 minutes ago, Paul said:

That would be a major upgrade to the maverick and the igrill that Is in my inventory.

I am finding myself using these less and less due to the Bluetooth range.  Lately I've been using the flame boss when I am cooking on the Rec Tec (minus the fan cable) which works well for me.

 

looking at your photo's I see no power cable so I am assuming that is is a self contained battery system with hopefully a rechargeable battery. That would speed up the set up to your cook a bit faster and less clutter in storage closet inbetween cooks.

 

i am surprised that All Things Bbq said that the flame boss is not selling well

it is a great product

 

It's definitely a great product if you need a control system.  The FireBoard is developing a similar control system as well.  

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16 hours ago, John Setzler said:

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Drawback #1 of the Fireboard... While having the ability to have six probes running at once, they give you no way to mount or secure the control unit.  No magnets... no nothing.  Oh... for $55 more they have a box that this gadget mounts in that is weather proof and has magnets and a stand.  

I agree John, for what these cost they should incorporate a stand, a way to hook it or at least a magnet.

 

For the time being I stuck little rubber bumpers on the four corners. Maybe this will help keep it from being pulled off the shelf so easily.

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