The kit has a new housing without the extra sheet metal in between the heating element and the wood chip tray. Electric Smokers. Digital (Bluetooth) Smoker Controller Kit Fits Models MB20075118 I have not drilled all the holes as you did though, just the tray mod. Actually the mod I did was more than sufficient in producing smoke.I just wanted the official retro kit for the larger tray plus I wanted it to work as designed.We should not have needed to mod anything for a smoker that costs 300 bucks.Anyway..If your not getting enough smoke because of a flaw in there design (which many of us had), then your entitled to it for free. Masterbuilt makes professional-grade smokers, fryers, cookers, grills and more. JavaScript is disabled. Masterbuilt came up with the retro kit to fix the lack of smoke issue. Includes two total-locking casters on the front with matching non-locking caster wheels rear. The Masterbuilt smoker makes a great cooker box but it doesn’t smoke well. Pit Boss vertical - cabinet temps significantly lower than set temperature. After users started to complain about the lack of smoke they where getting with the units. Smoker's Not Smoking Using Masterbuilt Electric Smoker. OUR TOP PICK: Masterbuilt MB20100112 Slow Smoker Kit RUNNER-UP: BenHorn Replacement Electric Smoker and Grill Heating Element For Masterbuilt 30" 800 Watts BEST MASTERBUILT ELECTRIC SMOKER REPLACEMENT POWER CORD: PitsMaster Replacement Thermostat Analog Control with Power Cord BEST MASTERBUILT ELECTRIC SMOKER REPLACEMENT HEATING ELEMENT: BenHorn Replacement Electric Smoker … Same here. Masterbuilt came up with the retro kit to fix the lack of smoke issue. The Masterbuilt 30 digital electric smoker has become known as the class favorite and because of its popularity, the components of this smoker will receive the spotlight here. Easy to install DC powered motor plugs into smoker 2 meat claws 2 spit rods (regular and long) We noticed that you're using an ad-blocker, which could block some critical website features. I did a ham which turned out great, using apple wood chips. This is how to make your Masterbuilt smoker smoke. Wheel Kit for MasterBuilt 30" BBQ Electric Smokers. Masterbuilt had some issues with users placing wood chips in the loader and dumping them in with out the wood chip tray. As with many users on the forum I don't think you need a full size chip tray loaded down with chips to get the right amount of smoke. We'll ship your order fast so you can repair your BBQ and get grilling. I've seen the Retro Fit replacements on the video of the Masterbuilt website. The Slow Smoker provides continuous smoke for up to 6 hours and is compatible with all Masterbuilt Digital Electric Smokers. Master it. The new unit has the smaller wood chip holder. On-board control panels simplify the process of controlling the temperature and the level of smoke, and most electric smokers even have a window so you can keep an eye on the meat without having to open the smoker. I removed that piece of metal inbetween the heating element and the chip tray by removing the 2 screws on the left hand side and prying off the rivits on the right with a screw driver and hammer.Without that metal the tray was just sitting ontop of the element and was very loose fitting.I then I took a pair of tin snips(the metal is surprisingly thin) and cut out that metal so all is left is 2 "C shaped" pieces that are about 5" long.I secured that back in the smoker using 1 screw in the front left and front right side of the smoking chamber(I didnt secure the back) . I ordered the upgrade kit on Monday and it arrived on Wednesday. Thanks for the advice on not doing the 1/2" hole mod. Another benefit of attaching the SmokePistol to your smoker is that your smoker will become a cold smoker as well as a hot smoker. Waiting 4 to 5 hours can be torture, but with this innovative accessory, you can enjoy smoked rotisserie chicken in about one hour! I P-Med MBtechguy here on the forum,and he hooked me up. GREAT people. For the best possible site experience please take a moment to disable your AdBlocker. Select your model and see a list of genuine parts that exactly fit your grill. The Masterbuilt Slow Smoker is ideal for smoking cheese, fish, bacon and jerky, when longer smoke times at lower temperatures are ideal. I think this is the reasoning behind the placement of the extra sheet metal that was placed in between the wood chip tray and the heating element. Called, gave them serial number, model number, address. Deb C. wrote: I'm a newbie at this. I would definitely get the A MAZE N box as it does wonders when using it with the MES. This electric smoker is easy to set-up and comes with simple-to-follow instructions on how to prepare your smoker for use the first time. I'm thinking I might be able to replace the new chip holder with the one from my old unit in the same way. Our wheel kit will glide the smoker on rollers easily and safely then lock in place. Below we cover everything you need to keep your Masterbuilt smoker in working order, including our favorite accessories to protect your investment and the replacement parts in case something needs fixing. Earn 5% back in Houzz Reward Dollars2 on every Houzz purchase with the Houzz credit cards! Masterbuilt BBQ and Gas Grill Parts It couldn't be easier. After reviewing the mod video,I decided to tinker with my 40". Just found this thread, I modified my 30" like this yesterday then used it last night, much better, heat actually gets to the chips now. Due to the fact that you don't have to use as many chips when smoking. Older MES do not have the issue because the peace of sheet metal is not there. Here is the easy way to make your Masterbuilt into a great smoker with controllable smoke. When you buy Avion Innovative Products Wheel Kit for MasterBuilt 30" BBQ Electric Smokers or any product product online from us, you become part of the Houzz family and can expect exceptional customer service every step of the way. The only reason I drilled out the exsisting holes was to increase airflow for my. You must log in or register to reply here. Got it today. SmokingMeatForums.com is a community of food lovers dedicated to smoking meat. Master the art of smoking with Masterbuilt. They seem to have a good time at work. I also drilled out the chip loader holes and the chip chamber to 1/2 inch holes(once again the metal is thin and the drill goes right thru easily)  to increase are flow.