Empty the sink and rinse your piece with lukewarm water. Boil the kettle and fill up the bottom of the sink with boiling water. Let your piece sit for 20 minutes, or until the water has sufficiently cooled. Use a pipe cleaner and brush to remove tar and residue. Use gloves when you're dealing with it, and avoid using it on wooden pipes.
It also helps to have some coarse salt at hand when using this method. Remove the bowl and clean it out with a cotton swab and scraper. Add a tablespoon of coarse salt, followed by a generous glug of isopropyl alcohol. Cover the downstem hole with micropore tape and the mouthpiece with a gloved hand. Empty the solution into the toilet and rinse the bong thoroughly with lukewarm water. Soak a tissue with isopropyl alcohol and wipe down the bowl and downstem. Soak a pipe cleaner with isopropyl alcohol and scrub the inside of the downstem. Use a cotton swab and pipe cleaner to remove residue from the bowl and the inside of the stem. Add a tablespoon of salt and enough isopropyl alcohol to cover the piece.
Shake the bag for five minutes, then let sit for a further 10 minutes. Remove the piece and rinse thoroughly under lukewarm water. Scrub out the bowl and stem using a pipe cleaner and brush. CLEANING BONG STEMS AND OTHER HARD-TO-REACH PLACES. It's important to thoroughly clean bowls, downstems, and other hard-to-reach places. Although we mentioned it above, it's worth repeating; you might get caught out by hidden residue. Disassemble your piece (if possible) before cleaning, and go to work with a brush and pipe cleaners to make sure your pipe or bong will provide clean and smooth hits. Once your piece has been rinsed and dried, it's ready for action! Investing a small amount of time into thoroughly cleaning your piece is well worth it. Going forward, try and clean your piece as regularly as you can. Cleaning your bong or pipe after one or two sessions is easy and only requires a small rinse. If you let it build up, then you'll have to get scrubbing again! It's easy to let your bong get dirty but we really suggest using bong cleaning gear to make sure you get the best hit you can! From brushes to solutions, you can get everything you need right here to make your bong is squeaky clean! These Pipe cleaners are a great solution for long pipes that can't be cleaned with normal length pipe cleaners. Genie Alcohol Cleaning Wipes are an essential piece of kit for cleaning and maintaining your vaporizer with ease. The Mini Rasta Bong Brush is a really handy tool that will allow you to reach to cleaning the most difficult parts of your bong as well as taking care of your most delicate pieces of glassware! The Oil Slick Slick Shield Bong Condom is the most hygienic way to use a bong. The Skinny Cotton Tip Bong Brush is the perfect tool for cleaning up your pipe, bong, hookah or vaporizer and taking care of hard to reach areas! Keep your vaporizers, E-cigarettes, bongs and pipes clean, hygenic and fresh with these Vipes. Whether its a pipe, a bong bowl or a grinder that needs cleaning Happy Daddy has a tool that will make it a piece of cake. All of the Happy Daddy Cleaning Tools are made from surgical steel and are designed to effectively reach all of the dirt and grime. Use the Cotton Tip Rasta Bong Brushes for getting into hard to reach places.
There's a size to suit all medium to large sized bongs.
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