What is a sprinkler PERC?

What is a sprinkler PERC?

Under the sprinkler perc is a diffused chamber with tons of small holes to first filter your smoke before passing into the sprinkler chamber. This water pipe is made with thick glass and will surely impress all your friends.

What is the purpose of a percolator in a water pipe?

Long story short, a percolator is any water pipe that helps the marijuana smoke cool before you inhale it. It achieves this by forcing the smoke to filter through the water. You know that bubbling sound you hear when you use your bong? That’s the sound of a percolator in action!

What does a percolator look like?

Aptly named for its honeycomb appearance, this percolator is a flat disc with a series of holes that resemble the honeycomb inside of a beehive. These percs are prized for having the most holes, upwards of 30 tiny slits that really break down your smoke.

What is a barrel percolator?

Barrel percs have a straight cylindrical design with gridded notches that make them look like a barrel. They allow for greater diffusion and have more holes than a typical perc. While usually upright, the barrels are occasionally turned sideways in rigs and bongs that connect the perc directly to the downstem.

What is the difference between a bubbler and a percolator?

Bubblers Filter Smoke Well As bongs evolved through history, glass crafters found ways to develop stronger smoke filtration systems. Percolators are glass formations within the bong, and help to stop and cool the smoke.

How does a percolator work?

The percolator coffee pot functions by utilizing the natural rising action of bubbles created by boiling water at the bottom of a pot. A hollow pump stem tube ensures a concentration of these bubbles will crowd in together, forcing water in an upward motion through the tube.

What’s better drip or percolator?

Brew Strength & Flavor The common consensus is that percolators brew stronger coffee because you’re basically getting double brewed coffee on the first go. On the other hand, a drip coffee maker only runs water through once, making a brew that is cleaner and less strong.

What type of PERC is best?

Compared to other percs, trees are some of the best for breaking up smoke into several smaller bubbles. This increases the smoke’s total surface area contact with the water, cooling it more rapidly. The number of arms and openings in a tree perc also reduces pull resistance and allows for smooth, comfortable hits.