A popular way to consume cannabis is by “taking dabs”, but what are dabs?
Basically, dabbing refers to the vaporization and consumption of a cannabis concentrate (any oil concentrate made up by the plant’s
The effects of a dab usually come on stronger and quicker than smoking flower.
Dabbing takes more than just a bong or a pipe
A big difference between dabbing and
To use, the nail would be put in place where the traditional slider bowl goes. Heat up the bottom of the nail with the torch until it starts to turn red from the heat. While it cools down to an optimal burning temp, use the dabber tool to gather the amount of concentrate desired to consume. After about 20-30 seconds of letting the nail cool, “dab” the oil in the nail and inhale the vapor through the rig. It helps to cover the nail with another quartz or titanium cover piece to keep the vapor from escaping while you inhale.
Optimal dabbing temperatures are regularly debated within the cannabis community, and “low-temp” dabs have taken the concentrate scene by storm in recent history for those seeking the purest of flavors. (My preference.)
I am new to dabs, how much should I take?
Newbie dabbers should initially start off with
It might take a bit more equipment to dab, but dabbing is one of more
There are many different types of concentrates available and we will go over all of them in our next series: cannabis concentrates!
How do you like to dab?