This is a great advantage for those who go through their herbs very quickly and who are looking to cut down on their overall usage. A byproduct of having to use less of your concentrate is that you want will also be saving money in the long run. A good dab rig will last you a long time and will provide you with a great dabbing experience each time that you use it. Unless you are someone who already smokes high amounts of concentrates, investing in a dab rig and switching to concentrates may be a more budget-friendly option.
Although dab rigs cost under $100 usually, there is still ways to save money on it. Using a dab rig gives a cleaner experience when compared to using it in its herbal form. Although buildup will occur on the inside of your dab rig as you use it, this is the only type of mess that you can expect to experience. Gone are the days where you have to deal with ground up herbs, cleaning your bong from residue and clean up the ash after The dab rig makes the smoking process much simpler. Dab rigs eliminate the harshness that users normally deal with when they are smoking herbs. Heated up herbs can often produce smoke that is harsh on the throat and only gets worse when you find yourself closer to the heat source as you would when you are smoking a blunt or a joint. Dab rigs feature filtration and cooling systems that bring down the heat. This way you can smoke without having to deal with this issue. Although concentrates can be intense, the heat won’t.
Since there is water in the dab rig, it makes it easier to taste your dabs. As long as you keep the water clean, every hit will be purified and clean. The taste will be unadulterated as long as you get the temperature right. Some dab rigs feature complex systems that can be very confusing to first-time users. Along with these systems, there is also the issue of learning how to load and vaporize your concentrates. This itself can be enough to deter interested smokers from making the transition to a dab rig. While the smell of concentrates are semi-discreet and will prevent others from smelling your smoking sessions, dab rigs are not very discreet or portable tools. This means that, although you can use them while you are at home or if you bring them to a friend’s house, you cannot fill them while you are on the go and use them. The tools that are required to operate a dab rig are also quite large and not the most portable. If you're looking for something more mobile, portable rigs like nectar collectors will be more ideal. Like we mentioned above, it can be difficult for first-time users to figure out how to operate a dab rig on their own. For this reason, we have compiled a brief guide that will help you to learn how you can begin using a dab rig. Before you start loading your wax concentrates, it is important that you add water to your dab rig to prepare it for the filtration/cooling process. To see if you have filled it to the right level, try inhaling and see if the water bubbles. If it does and no water leaves the intended area or comes out to you, you will have adequately filled it. Prepare your wax by scooping a small amount onto your dabber tool, which is essentially a small tool designed to pick up and place wax concentrates onto your dab nail. Try not to scoop too much unless you know that you are able to handle larger levels of THC as concentrates are known to be very intense. Set aside your dabber tool and grab your propane or butane torch. Unless you have an electronic nail, you will need to heat the dab nail until it has turned red from the heat. Turn off your torch and give the nail about 45 seconds to cool down enough to start dabbing. Now, take your dabber and put the concentrate into the nail, making sure to swirl it around in a circular motion as the nail vaporizes the concentrate. Inhale as you do this to begin pulling the vapor through the dab rig. If you feel like you want more, repeat the process to vaporize more concentrates. The following items listed below are tools for dabbing that make it easier.
Depending on your own needs, you may need certain tools and you may find that you will never encounter other tools. It is important to understand all of the options you have at your disposal to continuously improve your dabbing sessions. The dab nail is the piece on the dab rig where you load your oil or wax concentrates so that they can be vaporized and pulled into the rig. The best way to describe this piece is to compare it to the bowl that is fitted in a bong. Unless the dab nail is electric, these pieces of equipment that are heated up with a propane or butane torch . Once the dab nail has been properly heated, the wax concentrates are loaded into the nail and vaporized. A dab banger is a type of dab nail that features a circular dish.
It has an extended depth and higher walls in order to hold wax concentrates during the dabbing process. Bangers are typically made of materials from quartz, titanium, and ceramic.