How to Use a Bong for Dabs

How to Use a Bong for Dabs

How to use a bong for dabs.

Using a bong for your dabs has never been simpler! All you have to do is find a quartz banger that fits the joint of your bong and begin the dabbing process. Though it is a relatively simple process, we are going to run through every aspect of it so you can be clear about exactly how to nail this process. There are a few different aspects of what you need to be thinking about while you are preparing your bong to be used for dabs, but never fear, we will be going over it all. By the end of this article, you will be able to consider yourself an expert on everything bongs and dabs! 

How to Use a Bong for Dabs 

So the first thing is first. When getting your bong ready for dab use you need to figure out what joint size your bong has. The joint is the part of the bong where your bowl fits into. So really you are looking at what size your bowl is. Typically there are two joint sizes in the industry. 14mm and 18mm. If you need help finding out what mm your bong is feel free to send us a picture, and we will help you narrow it down. Once you know the mm of the joint in your bong, you are going to find a quartz banger that you like. We have a wide array of bangers for you to choose from. You can find them on our dab tools collection page! Once you have your banger and your bong ready, all you need is your concentrate and some heat! Just like that, you are all ready to go with a bong converted to be a dab rig.

Does it work?

Is Using a Bong for Dabs Okay? 

Using a bong for a dab is totally ok. However, the effectiveness of the rip will vary depending on the bong you have. See the bigger the bong, the less flavor you are going to get out of your concentrate. Typically dedicated dab rigs are much smaller than your average bong. This is because the minimal distance of travel for the smoke from your rips is ideal for the best possible dab! Does that mean a dab won't work if it is taken from a bong at all? Not at all. You can totally use a large bong with your dab. It will simply taste as potent as a smaller bong. And there is a small potential that the rip won’t be as potent. The benefits of using a bigger bong for your dab rig could be that your rips will be a lot smoother than with the smaller counterpart. The more water you have in your piece, the more diffusion you are able to achieve. Making for a much smoother rip. So to answer the first question, yes you can use a bong for dab, you just want to be aware that you are going to be getting a different experience than you would with a dedicated dab rig. 

Choosing the Right Bong to Make into a Dab Rig 

Choosing the right bong to make into a dab rig is an important way of delivering the full potential of your concentrate. As we mentioned before, the smaller the rig the more flavor that you will get out of your dab. However, we do understand that you aren’t always going to have the perfect piece for the situation, and that is totally ok. We want you to do what is best for you! Meaning if you have only had one bong, and you need it to be a dab rig, don’t worry about what size you have! You have everything you need to get the job done. Some essential accessories that you may want to consider when converting your bong into a dab rig are… A dab tool. Carb Cap. The banger. And the torch! There definitely are workarounds, if you do not want to purchase those items, but if you want this to be a pain-free experience we highly recommend them. 

Is Dabbing from a Bong Worth It? 

Short answer. Yes. Long answer. Dabbing from a bong might save you if you are in a pinch and want to try and use some concentrate. But it won’t provide you with the full experience that you could get from getting a dedicated dab rig. But in our opinion, if you don’t have that option dabbing from a bong is much better than nothing! So is it worth it? Totally! Go for it. Again, to make your experience as smooth and painless as possible, we recommend getting a few dabbing accessories. If you don’t have one, this article should convince you that owning a bong has a few key advantages. The main one you learn in this article is that it can easily be turned into a dab rig with a simple bowl change. 


Using a dab rig as a bong

Can you use a dab rig as a bong?

But what if you have some fresh flower, and you are regularly a concentrate user? Can you use your dab rig to use your flower? Of course! This whole process does go both ways, and all of the differences go both ways as well. All you have to do is switch out your banger for a standard herb bowl, fill it up with some freshly ground herb, and you are good to go! If you have any questions about this process let us know, and we are here to help!

Here at Fat Buddha Glass, we understand that no matter what device you are going to be using, you want it to be high-quality. Well, whether it's a high-quality bong or a high-quality dab rig, you are sure to find it here! And if you have any questions about anything feel free to reach out to us, we love to hear from you and love to be of assistance! Now you are set to go off into the world ready for whatever form of cannabis is thrown at you!

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