[Homeroast] Chaff and smoke management with QM3

Robert Yoder robotyonder at hotmail.com
Thu Jan 20 02:16:53 CST 2011

Thanks for that, Ivan!
I was wondering how the Q3 would compare to the B1600 under my range hood, odor-wise.
Thanks, too, Tom, for putting up this great list!  I'm learning all the time.
Happy Roasting,
robert yoder
> Date: Thu, 20 Jan 2011 00:56:13 -0500
> From: scizen at gmail.com
> To: homeroast at lists.sweetmariascoffee.com
> Subject: [Homeroast] Chaff and smoke management with QM3
> I have found the QM3 to be a winner in many ways. I'm very happy with the
> chaff management. All chaff goes into a wire screen basket and it is easy to
> clean. I don't need a vac, just dump it in the trash. Even the IR2 was not
> as easy. The B1600 was very messy.
> Smoke management is very easy too. The Q fit easily under a vent hood or
> next to it. I put it to the left of my vent hood so the Q's fan blows it in
> that direction. I have to say that I have had less smoke in my kitchen with
> the Q than with the B1600, IR2 and Whirley Pop. I know this isn't exactly
> apples to apples comparison due to different batch sizes.
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