• The Great Debate - Beakers vs. Straight Tubes

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    The Great Debate - Beakers vs. Straight Tubes
    There are plenty of arguments among bong smokers when it comes to deciding what the ultimate design is. Extravagantly large bong or a small simple rig? Scientific glass or silicone? External ashcatcher or internal percolators? If you want to throw your hat in the ring during these conversations, you gotta at least know the basics. What’s more basic than bong shapes? Plenty of base...
  • What are the Different Types of Percs?

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    What are the Different Types of Percs?
    There are plenty of perks to smoking a bong over a dry pipe, but you might be surprised to find that there are also many percs, too. That’s right: percolators. Everyone’s favorite glass filter piece that sounds like a bad ‘80s dance. Percolators aren’t complicated when it comes down to function. They all break down the smoke (or vapor) and filter it through bubbling...
  • How Dab Rigs are Made

    How Dab Rigs are Made
    There’s nothing like handblown glass to give a piece style and character, and when buying a dab rig, it’s hard not to wonder how it was made. Though their mechanics are easily understandable, dab rigs certainly look like intricate pieces of equipment. Some have recyclers, some have percolators, others are covered in intricately designed decorative glasswork. Unlike with most pipes and bongs, the visual...