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Offline WhatIsThis

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Oven Temp To Hot
« on: December 16, 2018, 11:33:23 am »
For the last two days Smart Smoker says the oven temp is at over 350 and then does the shutdown.  Problem is that’s a couple minutes after start up and the temp is actually around 40. 

1) Anyway to work around this in the short term so I can get the 100 lbs of summer sausage moved through that’s in limbo right now?

2) Is there a permanent solution to this?

Not the first time for this and is becoming frustrating and expensive.


Offline Habanero Smoker

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Re: Oven Temp To Hot
« Reply #1 on: December 16, 2018, 01:35:12 pm »
Hi WhatIsThis;

Welcome to the forum.

I'm not familiar with the Smart Smoker. If you do not get any further responses, you should give Bradley a call tomorrow. I know that doesn't help you today.

I do know that the manual states that 40°F is the lowest recommended temperature for optimal performance. Is it possible this can be caused by the ambient temperature?


Offline Toker

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Oven Temp To Hot
« Reply #2 on: December 16, 2018, 01:48:11 pm »
Unfortunately it’s normal situation. At least mine works the same. The only way that I’ve found to fix it is to use my Pid controller.
« Last Edit: December 16, 2018, 07:06:28 pm by Toker »

Offline jpowers40828

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Re: Oven Temp To Hot
« Reply #3 on: June 07, 2019, 10:31:27 am »
Mine was an issue with the headphone looking jack. Take a look at this other thread.