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How to Fry a Turkey

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Read the instructions to your fryer! Gather all your equipment and decide where to place the fryer. It should be set up outside, on a flat concrete or rock surface. No decks, no grass. It should be at least 10 feet from any trees or structures. Do not set up the fryer indoors (even in the garage) or near any overhanging eaves or tree branches. Know where the closest fire extinguisher is.

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