What is a percolator glass bong?

Percolator bongs offer the smoothest, coolest hits possible by filtering smoke before it reaches your lungs. Instead of simply being filtered through water like a plain bong, percolator bongs feature an added piece called percolators or “percs” for short, which diffuse your smoke into tinier bubbles.

What do bong chambers do?

Each chamber contains a separate water chamber to amplify the filtration process depending on the amount of chambers there are. This provides the highest smoke filtration as the smoke is filtered not through just one water chamber instead double or sometimes triple the amount.

Are bongs with Percs better?

Percs can definitely improve the quality of your bong rips, but they can also make your piece more difficult to clean.

What’s the point of a percolator?

The purpose of a percolator is to provide extra filtration for smoke. Passing it through water two or even three times instead of one removes more of the byproducts of combustion, meaning the smoke that reaches your lungs is smoother and easier to inhale.

Why do you put water in a bong?

As expected, the water in a bong eliminates the dry heat you get from a joint. The effect is often described as being cooler, creamy, and smooth rather than harsh. This effect can be deceiving, though. While the smoother smoke might feel better on your lungs, you’re still smoking.

What are the different types of glass percolator bongs?

There’s no shortage of variety when it comes to glass percolator bongs or water pipes. Here are the most common designs you’ll find in online headshops (some wackier than the rest): Diffused downstem: Considered the simplest perc design, diffused downstems are either detachable or fixed to the base of the bong.

What is a mini Bong?

Our mini bongs are everything you’d expect from a normal bong, just made a little easier to handle. You’ll find options equipped with ice catchers, mini bongs with percolators, mini dab rigs, and other exciting mini smoking devices!

What is a PERC Bong?

Percolator bongs, or percs for short, use water diffusion to take your cannabis experience one step further. That’s not to say it’s time to retire your college-style bong for good, but, for what it’s worth, you could be missing out on some of today’s upgraded glass designs.

Should you use a percolator to filter your Bong?

If you’re the sort of person that finds yourself coughing a lot when you take bong hits, you could probably do with this sort of filtering system. Percolators also have the side effect of creating bubbles due to the pressure inside the bong.