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how to make a bong screen

How to make a bong screen
Remember to brush metal screens clean often to avoid clogging and check for holes regularly . Never overheat a metal screen , since this damages the screen and may even release dangerous chemicals depending on the metal. If you smoke regularly, we recommend changing metal pipe screens once every couple weeks or a month.
You don’t need to replace glass screens due to wear unless you break them. Since they’re made out of glass, these screens are fragile. Be careful with glass pipe screens and they will last forever. If they become chipped, however, be sure to replace them.
Additionally, metal screens must be replaced periodically. Over time, metal pipe screens become coated with black resin and develop holes. Despite these downfalls, metal screens are popular because they’re cheap and easy to find.
Tips on How to Use Pipe Screens
Metal pipe screens come in different sizes, usually ranging from 0.5” to 1”. Bigger bowls need bigger screens. Since metal screens are so malleable, you must simply press the mesh disc into the pipe until it fits flush with the bottom of the bowl. Be sure that the screen covers the hole. Metal and wood pipes typically have holes in the side, while glass bowls have holes on the bottom.
Some people even use screens when smoking from bongs and bubblers to help keep their water clean. Bongs sometimes have large bowls, too, where unsmoked material can be accidentally sucked through. Use pipe screens to prevent this unnecessary waste of unsmoked herb.
Now you know how to use pipe screens and maintain them for the best performance. You ordered some quality glass pipe screens from BadassGlass, too, but in the meantime you still need a screen! It’s time to get crafty with some DIY pipe screen solutions.
Glass pipe screens provide a better solution. Unlike metal screens, which must be replaced often and may be made of unsafe metals, glass screens are safe to use and last forever. Although they’re not as cheap as metal screens, glass screens are still affordable on any budget.
Glass screens are easy to use. Available in a number of shapes and sizes, simply drop a glass pipe screen over the bowl’s hole and pack tobacco on top. Remember to remove and clean your glass screen often , and don’t let it get covered and stuck with resin. The easiest way to break a glass pipe screen is by digging around for it with a paperclip because it’s disappeared in a pile of resin.
Pipes are popular because they’re easy to use, easy to carry, and are perfect for both solo sessions or sharing with friends. The one downside of smoking out of a pipe, however, is pull-through. When you pull too hard on burnt herb and ash, it can be sucked through the pipe and right into your mouth. It happens to the