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Knowledge Base — Pipes

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How to Use a Glass Blunt

How to Use a Glass Blunt

As an alternative to rolling paper, glass blunts are a more eco-friendly way to smoke your favorite herb. Glass blunts are easy to use, easy to clean, and won’t break the bank no matter what your budget is. They are great pieces for on-the-go users who enjoy the simplicity of rolled cigarettes, but also appreciate the classiness of a quality hand pipe. At first glance, they look like chillums, but they function a bit differently from these other hand pipes.

Benefits of Acrylic Pipes

Benefits of Acrylic Pipes

Acrylic pipes are all the rage this year. But, is it a trend that will last, or will it fizzle out with some of the other cultural flops of 2017? With the expansion of pipe designs, and innovative alternatives in terms of material, there are now more choices than ever for size, shape, and construction of pipes for your smoking needs. Some users are glass-loyal, while others aren’t afraid to experiment with every new gadget and accessory. Here we will explore the benefits to acrylic pipes to help you determine if they are worthy enough to hold a place in your own collection.

Pipe Materials - What's the Difference?

Pipe Materials - What's the Difference?

Glass has been many a smoker’s go-to material for pipe products, but it isn’t the only material out there. Lots of different pipes are now constructed with metal, wood, and even different plastics. Smokers who have tried several types may have developed a favorite, but a review of the various materials is outlined here for those who have yet to try a particular product or two.

Comparison of Different Types of Hand Pipes

Comparison of Different Types of Hand Pipes

 

Hand pipes are by and far easy to use and one of the most portable devices individuals can utilize for smoking their tobacco. However, hand pipes can deliver harsher smoke than, say, bongs or rigs because there is no water filtration (with the exception of bubblers and spubblers). Therefore, hand pipes are usually recommended for more experienced smokers, although some beginners may enjoy them as well. Click here to read more about which device might be best for you or read about the differences between different types of hand pipes here.

Guide to Water Pipe Styles

Guide to Water Pipe Styles

As water pipes have evolved over the years, so have smokers’ preferences over one style or another. While some users prefer certain details for their pipes, such as artistic flair or a certain perc, others are more concerned with the basic shape of their pipe. After the style of the pipe has been decided upon, then users can choose a preferred material, color, and accessory pieces for their pipes.
Heady Versus Scientific Glass: A Comparison

Heady Versus Scientific Glass: A Comparison

Smoking from a “scientific” glass pipe or from a “heady” glass pipe, and the quality of sessions each one produces, has been a cultural debate for decades. On one side, the scientific pieces offer more advanced filtering accessories for much smoother hits. On the other side, heady glass adds a visually artistic element and takes a typical session experience to the next level overall. Here we break down the pros and cons of both scientific and heady glass pipes.