Question – Can I vape weed in an E-cig?

Short answer, maybe.  Long answer, we do not recommend it.  The glycerin-based nicotine oil in e-cigs is inherently different from marijuana.  This means that the device used it not meant to use the same temperature needed for cannabis, and the hardware is not built for the flower substance and after-effects.  We recommend a vape pen […]

What you need to know about vaporizers – Engadget

A decent article, relatively basic and lacking any real thought of medicinal benefits of vaporizing.  Good to see a reputable and tech friendly blog like Engadget getting into the vape scene! WHY SHOULD I CARE? Well, if you’re a smoker and tired of the aggro you get from the world around you — plus mom […]

The Definitive Cannabis Extracts Study

Cannabis and Cannabis Extracts: Greater Than the Sum of Their Parts? John M. McPartland Ethan B. Russo SUMMARY. A central tenet underlying the use of botanical remedies is that herbs contain many active ingredients. Primary active ingredients may be enhanced by secondary compounds, which act in beneficial synergy. Other herbal constituents may mitigate the side […]

NORML / MAPS Study Shows Vaporizers Reduce Toxins in Marijuana Smoke

From CaliforniaNORML.org – an older but relevant study sponsored by NORML and MAPS. California NORML Press Release – Jan 8, 2001 Medical marijuana patients may protect themselves from harmful toxins in marijuana smoke by inhaling their medicine using an electric vaporizer, according to results of a study by California NORML and MAPS (Multidisciplinary Association for […]

Study says vaporizer has potential for medical cannabis harm reduction technique

Pulmonary function in cannabis users: Support for a clinical trial of the vaporizer. Int J Drug Policy. 2010 Nov;21(6):511-3. doi: 10.1016/j.drugpo.2010.04.001. Epub 2010 May 6. Pulmonary function in cannabis users: Support for a clinical trial of the vaporizer. Van Dam NT1, Earleywine M. Author information Abstract BACKGROUND: Debates about cannabis policy often mention respiratory symptoms […]

Decreased respiratory symptoms in Weed smokers who Vaporizer

This particular medical study suggests decreased respiratory symptoms in Weed smokers who Vaporizer. The electronic version of this article is the complete one and can be found online at: http://www.harmreductionjournal.com/content/4/1/11 Received: 6 December 2006 Accepted: 16 April 2007 Published: 16 April 2007 © 2007 Earleywine and Barnwell; licensee BioMed Central Ltd. This is an Open […]

Vaporizer Health Study Shows Same THC with fewer Toxins with Vape Use

The most impactful vaporizer health study was conducted at University of California San Francisco in 2007.  The excerpt below is an article from ScienceDaily that explains the findings in the smoking vs vaporizing marijuana study.  Involving 18 patients, this study was one of the first to show the health benefits of vaporization in a medically […]

What is the best Vaporizer Temperature for Wax?

The best vaporizer temperature for wax, like many things in life, depends on a number of important factors.  Wax comes in a variety of consistencies, all with different activation temperature points.   When vaporizing wax, it is important to test a small amount in your vaporizer first, to ensure your temperature is not too high, […]

Best Vaporizer Temperature for Weed

The actual best vaporizer temperature for weed (cannabis a.k.a. marijuana), can depend on a number of factors. Generally, the best vaporizer temperature range for marijuana/thc vaporization between 355°-365°F (180°-185°C).  As you increase or decrease the temperature through this range, different terpenes are released, causing the a difference in taste and effect. From Wikipedia – “The […]