I made a similar Rub last week. It is very good and worked well on the Brisket I did. It is nice to make your own and easy. I'm trying to eliminate sugar and making your own is the best way to do that.
A tip I got on an old Traeger jr I had was to put a plate upside down on the pellets and that will keep it from happening. can't do that with the metal grid that goes at the top of the hopper on PB grills unless you removed that, which would probably reduce the structural integrity.
Recently purchased an 850 pro. Still in the honeymoon phase, not 100% sure on the unit as of yet. Curious as to what you are using to clean the grill grates. With the chris cross design, I am wondering what the best option is to use.
On another note. I would love to see 10* temperature...
Glad I found this forum. Just purchased the 850 pro series. I had been waiting to purchase because of the issues I had heard about the PID controller on these units. I read that there was a fix for it so I went ahead and purchased once the 850 was available in Canada. Assembled on...