How much do you open the vent on a smoker?

Chef's answer
Pretty much for all types of smokers a good rule of thumb it 50-100% open on the top vent. - with more emphasis on the 100% open. There will always be some exceptions to that like the Amaz-N-Smoker, or personal preferance.6 Jun 2010
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