Carbon dating has shown ancient water pipes with cannabinoid compounds as early as the 1300s. Our ancestors clearly knew what they were doing when it came to burning the sacred flower. They understood that passing the smoke through water cools and filters the smoke. These ancient tokers also knew that water filters out fine particulate matter, which is ripe with harmful compounds like polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) and tar. Not only are water pipes, bongs, bubblers and rigs the time honored way for consuming cannabis, they can also be fine works of art. Some high-end handcrafted functional glass sculptures are fetching hundreds of thousands of dollars at art galleries. With the plethora of consumption tools available today the glass water pipe still reigns supreme for consuming cannabis flowers or concentrates.
Unfortunately smoking out of a bong, rig, or bubbler comes with some serious hassles. After a few rips they smell, look disgusting when they are caked with resin, are extremely difficult to clean, and are prone to breaking. This hassle is intensified when your water pipe has intricate and complicated …Read More