DIY ProjectsBuild a Meat Smoker Out of an Old Refrigerator

Build a Meat Smoker Out of an Old Refrigerator

This do it yourself project of how to build a meat smoker out of an old refrigerator is a great way to reduce cost by using salvaged materials. A fast growing trend that is sweeping some parts of the country is smoking meats as a preferred method of cooking and flavoring meats.

Build a Meat Smoker Out of an Old Refrigerator

There are also commercially sold smokers that makes it possible for people to smoke their own foods at home for their families or dinner guests. However, many of these smokers can be a bit on the expensive side, which makes it more difficult for some people.

Fortunately for those motivated homesteaders out there, there are projects just like this one that shows you how it is possible to turn an old, worn out, compact refrigerator into a working smoker. Many of the items needed can be easily found around the house or can be found at a local hardware or supply store. Using this project you should be able to put it together in an afternoon.

Materials and Tools needed:

Old refrigerator
Coping saw
Measuring tape
Grill racks
2 firebricks
Hot plate
Square cake pan
Wood chips
Sawdust (optional)
Scrap metal or wood
Extension cord
Wire (optional)
Nail (optional)
Hammer (optional)

● The perfect answer to what should you do with that old, compact refrigerator

● The project includes a complete list of all of materials and supplies needed

● It also includes an easy to read and follow step by step instruction guide

Click here to read about how to build a meat smoker out of an old refrigerator:

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Melissa Francis
Melissa Francis
Greetings! I'm Melissa Francis, the founder and primary contributor to The Homestead Survival. With over 20 years of experience in homesteading, sustainability, and emergency preparedness, I've dedicated my life to helping others achieve a simpler, more self-reliant lifestyle.

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