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Why Seven Hundred and Ten is my favorite number...

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by Dabtzar
First time bho...

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abm_id=1232Last post August 31, 2017, 10:43:05 AM
by theyettie
my first try at bho

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abm_id=1092Last post July 27, 2017, 08:18:16 PM
by alemo
Tip for cleaning.

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by SnitchBreaker
bubble bags

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by cheese420
Bho attempt

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by Kingbong
Newport Butane Suppliers in SA

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abm_id=11Last post February 18, 2016, 09:17:24 PM
by Dabtzar
Take me to the Dablands

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abm_id=233Last post December 02, 2015, 08:40:58 AM
by Toby
POST PICTURES HERE!!!

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qwiso hash oil

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by Kingbong
Ice Water Coffee Filter Hash

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by OnlyTheGood
Dry Sift

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First time bho...
Last Poster: theyettie in Extracts & Concentrates on August 31, 2017, 10:43:05 AM
Hi all.  I gonna attempt making BHO and then infusing it into MCT oil with added lecithin.  I understand the process and the risks involved, so those aspects are covered, but I do have some questions and would really appreciate input from the pro's here.

1.  Why is stainless steel mesh preferred over coffee filters and where do I get the right mesh?
2.  I'm planning to use low heat (double boiler) to purge, that is sufficient right?
3.  If the answer to number 2 is no, where does one get the right gear for vacuum purging?
4.  Must I put the herb and butane in the freezer?  It seems that no-one can agree on this... I get the fact that the actual butane can would probably not enjoy the -15C in the freezer, but as I understand it when you freeze the flower, the trichomes detach easier, so maybe just freeze the herb then?
5.  If I use 20g, hopefully get a 10% yield, which will give me 2g extract.  My plan is then to infuse this into 10ml of MCT, giving me 200mg/ml.  I'm trying to create a rudimentary "metered dose" this way.  Am I making sense?
6.  I've got absolutely no idea how these closed loop systems work, so my first couple of attempts will be open blasting, just to get a feel for butane.  Maybe later I'll invest in close loop if it's worth it.

Let's have a chat!


Re: my first try at bho
Last Poster: alemo in Extracts & Concentrates on July 27, 2017, 08:18:16 PM
Yeah I'd rather be ignorant in your eyes. Get back to us when you're pulling 95%+ on your first pass.


Re: Tip for cleaning.
Last Poster: SnitchBreaker in Extracts & Concentrates on October 10, 2016, 10:01:16 AM
Thanks for that Snitch.
Are you an edibles chef?

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I wouldn't call myself a chef as such but i do have +- 50 recipes for everything from standard cookies to some pretty tasty infused alcohol cocktails. if you are looking for something specific let me know i may be able to help you out.


Re: Bho attempt
Last Poster: Kingbong in Extracts & Concentrates on March 30, 2016, 08:59:14 AM
No I blast onto Pyrex..

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Re: Take me to the Dablands
Last Poster: Toby in Extracts & Concentrates on December 02, 2015, 08:40:58 AM
Hey folks I'm sure I'm not alone when saying I've never dabbed some concentrates before. Never! Being such an ultimately rather expensive exercise, especially the initial purchasing of the correct dabbing tools, dabbing is simply out of reach for the average user. Perhaps some of our experienced dabbers can help us get started in the art of dabbing at the most affordable price? What items do you need to make up a dab kit? Affordability being the most important factor What are the most affordable tools and materials out there to make a safe, clean and pure extraction? The key here is affordability. Dabbing perfection doesn't apply :-puffin :-peace

I am of the same opinion. Where does one start if you just want to dabble a bit to check it out?

How do you consume should you have some? I want to make a small dab of rosin tech for the experience.  :investigating