Gateway Drum Smokers Straight Up 55 Gallon Charcoal Smoker

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Gateway Drum Smokers Straight Up 55 Gallon Charcoal Smoker


Are you ready to take your outdoor cooking skills to the next level? Gateway Drum Smokers’ Straight Up 55 Gallon Charcoal Smoker is the perfect tool for anyone looking to smoke, roast, bake, or just char-cook their favorite dishes. With three levels of grilling space, this smoker can handle servings for a small family get together or a large backyard barbecue. The removable high-capacity fire basket and air adjusting pipes will give you full control over heat and smoke in order to achieve the richest flavors on any type of food. The lid hook inside the grill makes it easier than ever to access your food with ease so you can monitor your smoked meals every step of the way! Plus, the fixed center-mounted thermometer allows you to easily check temperatures from 50° – 500°F so that you can enjoy perfectly cooked dishes every time! With its fully assembled frame design and caster wheels included, mobility and setup couldn't be simpler. Get ready for succulent and flavorful grills from Gateway Drum Smokers today!



Key Features


• Three cooking levels
• Plated steel cooking grate (22")
• Removable, high-capacity fire basket
• Lid hook inside grill lid
• Fixed, center-mounted 3” Custom Dial Thermometer 50° – 500°F
• Two welded, air adjusting intake pipes
• Removable Caster Wheel Kit
• Air adjusting exhaust pipe
• Two welded steel handles
• Fully Assembled





Smoker Type Vertical
Smoker And Grill Yes
Class Entry-Level
Fuel Type Charcoal
Best Use Competition
Exterior Material Steel
Number Of Racks 1
Primary Color Matte Black
Water Smoker No
Cooking Grid Dimensions
21 1/2 Inch Diameter
Nsf Certification No
Total Grilling Area
462 Sq. Inches
WiFi/Bluetooth Enabled None
Made In USA Yes
Small (0 - 26")
Marine Grade No
Width 27.5"
Depth 27.5"
Height 43"
Weight 100 lbs





Gateway Drum Smoker User Guide
Gateway Drum Smoker Warranty
559FB - User Manual





Gateway Drum Smokers offers a limited warranty. This warranty covers repair or replacement of any part (s) that are found to be defective, under normal use, when examined by Gateway Drum Smokers.

Gateway Drum Smokers will replace defective parts with equivalent parts and the Purchaser will be responsible for the cost of shipping the parts to their designated address. 


Limited Warranty Shall Not Cover The Following:

• Any damage, failure, or operating difficulties caused by accidents, abuse, misuse, improper alteration, misapplication, vandalism and neglectful maintenance.
• Any damage to the paint due to overheating and cracks or chips in the exterior paint after it has been delivered to an authorized Gateway Drum Smokers dealer or distributor.
• Any damage or failure caused by attempting to tamper with or alter the original Gateway Drum Smokers design without express permission from Gateway Drum Smokers.
• Any damage caused by the Purchaser failing to adhere to federal, national, state, city, or county building and fire codes


If you have any questions about your Gateway Drum Smokers Warranty please contact us at   or give us a call at 1-747-318-3714



Returns & Refunds


- You can cancel your order prior to shipping for no charge

- All returns must be postmarked within thirty (30) days of the delivery date

- You can return your order for a refund or exchange

- Once your return is approved, your item must be returned within 10 calendar days

- All returned items must be in new and unused condition, inclusive of all original packaging, assembling instructions, included manuals, tags and labels

- All returned products are subject to a 20% restocking fee

- You will be responsible for all return shipping costs

- There are no returns on custom products

- For damaged or missing items, and instructions on how to initiate a return please see our Return & Refund Policy

We’re here to help! Please contact us at any time at to discuss a return.





Processing and Delivery Times


- Once you place your order, you will receive an order confirmation email.

- All orders are processed within 1-2 days. Free standard shipping typically takes between 5-8 days.

- If we are experiencing a high volume of orders, shipments may be delayed for a few days.


Shipping Locations


We do not ship outside the USA.


Shipping Carriers


The Flawless Host ships all orders via USPS, UPS, FedEx, and DHL depending on the supplier and the location of the customer.


Tracking Your Order


Once your order has shipped, you will receive an email with a tracking number to track your order via the carrier. Once you receive your tracking number, please allow up to 48 hours for the tracking portal to update.


Missing Orders


If your order is not received for any reason, please email us at or call us at 1-747-318-3714 and we will help file an insurance claim. Please include your name, address, phone number and order number.


Damaged Orders

- Prior to signing for your purchase, please carefully inspect the packaging for any damage.

- If your package arrives with major damage, please take photos of every side of the shipment and write ‘Shipment Damaged’ on the Bill of Lading (BOL) provided by the courier. You also have the right to refuse the delivery. Please email us immediately at with all of your photos, order number, name, shipping address and phone number.

- If your package arrives with minor damage, please take photos of every side of the shipment and write ‘Received with Possible Concealed Damage’ on the Bill of Lading. If you notice any damage upon opening, please email us immediately at with all of your photos, order number, name, shipping address, phone number, and a copy of the Bill of Lading.

- Depending on the extent of the damage, we can either arrange for a replacement or refund within seven (7) business days.

- If we do not receive any contact from you within 48 hours, we will assume that the order arrived in good condition and with all included parts.

- If you believe the product is defective, please email us immediately at and we will work with you to resolve the issue. Please include your order number, name, address, phone number, a brief description of the issue and any relevant photos.

- Please keep all packaging until you are confident in your purchase. You will be responsible for any additional charges or restocking fees as a result of incomplete packaging.


All Other Questions


For any other questions regarding shipping, please email us at or call us at 1-747-318-3714 and we will help however we can!