Can you buy replacement Downstems?

Can you buy replacement Downstems?

Using your measurements, you can now shop for a new downstem. Shopping at online headshops allows you to find the specific length and width you want. The downstem you pick also depends on the type of male bowl you plan to use.

Are Downstems necessary?

A downstem is an essential and basic necessity, without which a bong is pretty useless. It is a long tube made of glass that acts as the connection between your bowl and the water chamber. It works to direct and carry the flow of smoke from the bowl through the water chamber and neck.

Are all Downstems the same?

Measuring for a Downstem Downstem sizes come the same way joint sizes do, in the standard sizes of 14mm, 18mm, and the less common 10mm for mini rigs. If you need to figure out your joint size, check out our easy guide here. All you’ll need is a penny and you can find your joint size in seconds.

What are Downstems used for?

The piece of a water pipe that connects the bowl to the main chamber. The downstem helps provide suction, pulling smoke or vapor into the water before getting inhaled. This long piece of glass can be fixed or removable, and can have a diffuser at the chamber end, which additionally cools smoke.

Are Downstems dishwasher safe?

Downstems and bowls are often made of metal and therefore not very prone to breaking. Although not all acrylic bongs are made of high quality materials, they can normally be cleaned in the dishwasher without any issues.

How can you tell if a rig is male or female?

If the joint that you fit the bowl onto tapers at the end and you have to put accessories over it, then it’s a male. This means bowl pieces, domes, nails or other adapters must be female. Smoking devices like rigs that are designated for legal concentrates or oils work best with male joints.

Do you offer downstems in metal?

Not only limited to glass, we also offer downstems in metal such as the Ace-Labz Titan-Stem adjustable length interchangeable unbreakable diffused downstems. How to measure downstem? you locate the bottom of the joint then you measure from there all the way down to the bottom of the stem.

What are downstems and how do they work?

Downstems are one of the most important parts of any bong. Without one, you’ve got no water filtration. If your clumsy friend broke your beloved downstem, don’t worry! DankStop have a huge selection of glass parts, adapters, and downstems sure to fit any bong.

Are removable downstems any good?

Starting with cleanliness, removable downstems have a great advantage with the fact that they can fully disconnect from the bong. This makes the cleaning process much easier as you can soak the entire downstem separately. Use a pipe cleaner for any hard to reach spaces and check out our cleaning guide for extra tips.

What sizes do downstems come in?

Downstems are available in 14mm, 18mm and also a combination of the two sizes or a 14/18mm downstem which allows you to place the stem within a 18mm sized joint fitting, but you can still enjoy your herb through a 14mm sized slide or bowl piece.

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