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 #13642  by ded1hed
 Tue Mar 06, 2007 5:45 am
somebody on here was talkin about vaporizers on here a while back, and more comments , recommendations?

looking to buy one that wont need to be replaced for sometime, so i want quality, but dont need a bunch of extras, what kind of dough am i looking at?

 #13651  by Crazy 9.5 Fingers
 Tue Mar 06, 2007 8:17 am
That was definitely me. I have been preaching the vape gospel for some time now and if I haven't said it before, there is no better way to puff the green. Hands down, and I know what I am talking about.

The Vaporizer I use is called the Vapro. The company's website is

I have tried a bunch of them and this one is the best in my opinion. The unit runs around $300 and is worth every penny.

One might say it is too pricey, but what price does that person put on their own lungs? Let's face it, smoking anything is bad for your lungs. The by-products of incandescent hydrocarbons are not good to put through your lungs so the answer is not to smoke but to vaporize.

To break it down simply:

The vaporizer uses a lower temperature than a flame, which in turn does not burn the herbs, it just takes the THC and turns it into vapors. No hydrocarbons. This way all you get is the THC, not the leaf which is bad for your lungs. Less heat, more THC content in you, cleaner healthier lungs. And a much better and cleaner buzz.

If you get one, send me a PM I would be glad to walk you through it. You will be doing yourself and your lungs a major favor by vaporizing.

 #13658  by Rev_Roach
 Tue Mar 06, 2007 11:18 am
I use and love a HotBox, bought it at Runs from $160-200 depending on whether you get a solid color or stone finish.

Theres a few different styles. Probably the most common are the ones that fill up bags (ie. Volcano, VapirOne) and those that have a "whip" that you smoke out of (ie. HotBox, VaporBrothers). A whip is pretty much plastic tubing with some glass on each end.

I'd definitely reccomend getting one.

My advice: if you do go with a whip style, get one that stays in place. I have used those that you need to hold in place while you use it, and thats annoying.

 #13659  by kevo
 Tue Mar 06, 2007 11:30 am
I had a vapo from for over a year and it never caused me any problems and everyone who used it loved it. You conserve so much bud by using one, you get more out of the bud you do vapo, and you get a really clear type "vapo" high. If you're looking at a box type one with a whip like Roach and I have, I would also have to suggest getting the hands-free model, it's much easier and you can just pack a huge bowl and vapo in a group of people much faster than the one you have to hold.

 #13690  by ker1227
 Wed Mar 07, 2007 10:14 am
smoke is 3/4 the fun!

in my opinion, not trying to hate

 #13692  by kevo
 Wed Mar 07, 2007 10:47 am
ker1227 wrote:smoke is 3/4 the fun!

in my opinion, not trying to hate
There's still some "smoke" but it depends on how hot you have it set. You can get some monstourous hits off a vapo but it takes time to learn the machine and get the most out of it.

 #13693  by Rev_Roach
 Wed Mar 07, 2007 11:02 am
ker1227 wrote:smoke is 3/4 the fun!

in my opinion, not trying to hate
I still roll sometimes, when it come to it nothing can replace joints/blunts. However, I (and probably most vape users) would almost always rather use a vaporizer than any kind of glass.

 #13702  by Crazy 9.5 Fingers
 Wed Mar 07, 2007 1:20 pm
Indeed there is something to be said for kicking back on a lounge chair with your hands behind your head and a j in your mouth.

The vaporizer is a nice luxury to have when the moood strikes. Besides, it is a little better when my wife sees me using the vaporizer than when she walks in on me standing at the top of a ladder pulling 6 foot bingers naked.

 #13746  by phreaker
 Thu Mar 08, 2007 3:23 pm