22.5" PBX

The wait is finally over!  We are proud to introduce the newest member of the Pit Barrel® lineup, the 22.5" PBX.

In addition to being perfect for large backyard cooks, the 22.5" PBX takes the ease of use the 18.5" Pit Barrel Cooker® has made famous to the next level.  The 22.5" PBX will be right at home in a competition setting, catering for your large events, and even cooking for your restaurant.

It simply cooks some of the best food you’ve ever tasted, with no hassle, due to the 360º All-Round Heat Dynamics

Whether you’re new to outdoor cooking or an expert trying to perfect your craft, Pit Barrel® will guarantee perfectly cooked food every time. This package includes everything you need to be ready to cook out of the box. All you need is to follow the instructions and lighting process based on the type of cook (grilling or smoking).

The 22.5" PBX has a much larger capacity than the 18.5" Pit Barrel Cooker® and is the largest porcelain coated drum cooker on the market.  Choose whether you want to cook 16-20 racks of ribs, 4 pork butts or shoulders, 4 full packer briskets, 12-16 chicken halves, 60+ party wings or 4 turkeys – the possibilities are endless.

Financing Options from GreenSky
Finance Your Project
2740 - Reduced Rate 9.99% for 120 Months
2611 - No Interest if Paid in Full in 12 Months
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Primary Specs
True Dimensions : 30" diameter x 36"
Shipping Dimensions : 25.5″ x 25.5″ x 33″
Weight : 84.5 lbs


The PBX includes everything you need to get cooking:

  • 22.5” Porcelain Coated Steel Drum
  • 16 Stainless Steel Hooks
  • 3 Steel Hanging Rods
  • Porcelain Coated Charcoal Basket
  • Standard Grill Grate
  • Wooden Hook Remover
  • 3-Point Barrel Stand
  • 5oz All-Purpose Pit Rub
  • 5oz Beef & Game Pit Rub

Already own the 18.5″ Pit Barrel Cooker®? All accessories are interchangeable and will work perfectly with the 22.5″ PBX, except Hinged Grate, Ash Pan, and Cover.