Do vapes remove all the bad stuff?
Posted 18 March 2012 - 09:12 PM
I've read mixed things about vapes, some say they remove all of the tar and carcinogens etc and others say it removes around 80-90%. After checking out a few videos on YouTube i noticed a lot of the clear pipes and attachments become stained with a dark brown substance. Is this tar?
Im really thinking about getting one but still a bit unclear about how healthy they really are.
Any advice much appreciated.
Posted 18 March 2012 - 09:18 PM
I don't think vapes remove 100% of the bad stuff (will vary depending on what temp you use) but it is certainly better for your lungs than smoke.
Edited by StevieRays, 18 March 2012 - 09:19 PM.
Posted 18 March 2012 - 09:23 PM
Posted 18 March 2012 - 09:27 PM
Posted 18 March 2012 - 11:25 PM
vapes burn trichs this pops the bubble on the top and maybe the walls of the stem of the trichome(im not sure about that )
when the bubble bursts the chemicals (cannaboids) inside are released and these chemicals in this state are cannabis resin oil. I would say this oil is heated by the vape and consumed as a gas and that the substance around the bottom of the tube is mixture of oil and air filtered (by breathe) hash (unpopped trichomes/resin heads).
How bad this is for your respiratory system will, im fairly sure depend entirely on the quality of the weed you are smoking.
Im not saying that in-organic nutes will cause the trichs to have a dangerous content but it may.
What is the content of a trichome and how much of each of these chemical components are dangerous to whom in what amounts? unfortunately not something i can answer, although i will be investigating this matter further (search engine stylee) but,
If you stick to organic weed through a vapourisor then you should be fine (+ stoned).
organic cannabis oil is used to treat diseases and health problems such as lung cancer and asthma.
Id say u r alot more at risk from other everyday air born dangers such as motor exhaust fumes then u would be from smoking organic weed through a good a vape in my opinion.
Posted 18 March 2012 - 11:40 PM
Posted 19 March 2012 - 12:44 AM
I let my wand build up with the resin for at least 8 weeks of everyday use
Cheers guys, I saw one of the vids on YouTube and this guy was scraping the resin from the whip, said it was good stuff and he did this atleast once a week. Doesn't the resin contain any tar?
Scrap it out with a pokey and end up with a nice little piece of very soft ash
Witch I then put back Into my vape on top of some fresh bud
What a lovely treat.
Night time only.knockout,
Posted 27 March 2012 - 10:30 AM
Posted 27 March 2012 - 11:53 AM
If the sticky build up doesn't smell foul like tar (and it doesn't) then it's not containing the same stuff.
Posted 27 March 2012 - 08:57 PM
it's just a build up of THC all over it stuck to the sides
Its very nice to vape,very nice indeed,
Wish I had a ounce of it that's for sure,
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