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4 Benefits of Smoking with a Borosilicate Glass Bong

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Given their resistance to thermal shock (the rapid cooling of objects from high temperatures), it shouldn’t surprise you that borosilicate glass has become the industry standard for glass bongs and pipes. The use of borosilicate glass provides several benefits including its ability to withstand extreme changes in temperature, clarity, durability, and non-toxicity. And that helps to improve your smoking experience. These benefits explain why borosilicate is a better material than ceramic or regular glass and why your next bong should be manufactured from this durable material. Ability to withstand extreme Changes in Temperature Glass bongs must have the ability to...

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How does Medical Marijuana differ from Recreational Cannabis?

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Most people believe that the difference between medical and recreational strains of cannabis is that one is used to treat certain health conditions or illnesses while the other is used recreationally to get high. However, the actual differences have more to do with the person smoking them than the strain they’re smoking. Whether it’s used for medicinal or recreational purposes, we’ve witnessed a growing popularity in balancing the cannabinoid profiles in question. 6 Ways that Medical Marijuana differs from the Recreational Strains That being said, the following is an outline of the primary differences between medical and recreational cannabis. There...

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Unbreakable Glass Bongs? Seriously?

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Since the inception of the first bong decades ago, smokers have been on a never-ending quest for an unbreakable glass bong. As with many other searches for an item that technically cannot exist, there is a great deal of misinformation floating around out there regarding unbreakable glass bongs and water pipes. So, again we ask, are unbreakable glass bongs a fantasy or do they really exist?When you consider that you could drive a heavy vehicle over glass or silicone bongs and shatter them into hundreds of little bits and pieces, the answer would technically be “NO.” Many people tout silicone...

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5 Most important Reasons for Cleaning a Bong

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Besides its unsightly look, accumulated bong residue poses a significant threat for smokers. It is true that significant amounts of residue build-up may cause a fire when covering the carb and potentially burn your mouth and fingers. If you watch what you’re doing, you can prevent this from happening. Here are the 5 most important reasons to clean your bong on a regular basis.Bong appearance matters – if you’re a smoker, you understand and respect how smokers have a relationship with their favorite smoking device. For many, it’s love at first sight while for others, it may take a few...

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Debunking the 5 Myths of buying from Online Headshops

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If you’re planning on making a purchase at an online headshop in the near future, you’ll be in good company. It’s interesting to note that the market for smoking accessories generates about $10 billion annually in the U.S alone. Unfortunately, there are many consumers who have a difficult time entrusting their business to online retailers. This is primarily due to the 5 myths about purchasing items from an online headshop. Read on as we debunk each one.Chances are, your items will be broken when you receive them – FALSE. Online headshops don’t have huge warehouses where things move around on...

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