Smokekid, Amstelveen, The Netherlands

Smokekid User Manual

Smokekid User Manual

Inserting the batteries:

Insert the batteries (4 x 1.5V AA) as indicated by the polarity on the bottom of the Smokekid.
Place the switch in the “ON” and make sure the fan is working properly.


Use pure Smokechips and herbs without resin, untreated and naturally without paint or varnish.
Make sure the combustion chamber, the screens and the pipes are clean. If the screen is no longer good, you should remove it and install a new one. New screens can be ordered through our website.
Put the filter, and then the pipe with the combustion chamber on the Smokekid
Fill the fire chamber with Smokechips and press lightly.
You can use Smokewood, combined with spices (vanilla, star anise, cloves, nutmeg, thyme, bay leaf, herbs de Provence, dried citrus peel, dried flowers, seaweed etc. .. If so you first mix the Smokechips with the herbs
Turn on the device.
Ignite the upper part of the sawdust with matches a lighter or a torch.
Once the sawdust burns, you can control the amount of smoke using the switch and direct smoking the food in a container, a bowl or a bucket
If blue smoke comes out of the nozzle, the Smoke Chips or herbs are too dry and you can use the pipette to add one drop of water to the smoking material in the smoke chamber. White smoke is good to smoke.
Optionally, you can connect an appropriate hose to the nozzle and leave Smokekid on its base.
Do not use the engine for more than 2 minutes at a time.

Cleaning and maintenance:

The cleaning of the device requires attention and accuracy.
Remove the pipes of the Smokekid
Remove the filter with a paper and clean them in soapy water or in the dishwasher
All debris and burning remains of the parts should be removed.
Washing: Because the pipes are made of RVS you may wash them in the dishwasher.
Clean the body of the Smokekid clean with a damp cloth
Dry with a paper towel.
Place the cleaned stainless steel filter.
Mount the other parts without damaging them.
Check operation
If the Smokekid doesn’t operate, it is advisable to change the batteries.
When the Smokekid is used without filter it can stall the fan and become unusable.

Look for smoke flavours to add to chicken, lamb, beef, shrimp or fish to our range of Smokechips. From time to time we add new recipes and products so check our website and the news regularly.

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