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Dynavap VapCap

Discussion in 'Portable Vaporizers' started by Fenton Mewley, Jul 21, 2015.

  1. Dynalowrider

    Dynalowrider Well-Known Member

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    I try to clean my VC with "Everclear". Makes a nice tincture, or a nice drink. Doc
     
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  2. Ricardo

    Ricardo Well-Known Member

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    Dude, it's a totally different reading experience +NONAVONG +BROOKLYN MANGO = CIVILIZED ? :D
     
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  3. mrb

    mrb Accessory Maker

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    Ha ha. I should have added. . . . I do this a lot too!!! Probably over 15 times by now!
    (Can't believe I didn't mention this given my recent posts on the subject of cleaning and o-rings)

    My biggest/only issue with the vapcap is KEEPING THE SCREENS IN THE SMALLEST BOWL POSITION! :worms:
    (I'd explain further, but it would be such a big post in itself . I've been there previously on this thread. So I don't want anyone wasting their time typing advice re; screens and vapcaps. . please and thank you. .
    But obviously if you are having issues on the topic you're welcome to ask me for advice on what to do IF you too find the whole issue a such pain! :tup:)

    Anyway. . to help keep my screens in place for as long as possible I began my cleaning program . . .
    - Decent ISO soak.
    - Lightly lightly, gently gently, with the brush and ISO.
    - Warm water ,rinse and dry.
    THEN: about every 3-4 cleaning cycles I finish by blowtorching the whole bowl red hot! To get rid of the brown crap that I found eventually builds up behind the screen in the bowl due to my 'lightweight' cleaning program.

    The first time, I heated the whole Bowl red hot at once. It burned the whole thing spotless, but ultimately I realised the screen didn't like this too much! Nor the next screen. It seemed to shrink and or as well degrade them, I can't quite remember. But it was a no no for screens staying in their place for longer.
    So from here on I began heating the tip more gently so that just different areas began to glow red for a second or so. This still cleans everything but doesn't affect the screen at all it seems. . it does rainbow the Ti-tip a bit too. .

    And to finish! My o-rings are all still fine :rofl:

    Feel like I've been boasting about my o-rings for three pages now, starting a long way back and many moods ago in my day. I'll stop.



    EDIT: Referred to Tip a few times when I definitely meant Bowl. I have amended the mistakes I hope. I don't want anyone thinking their o-rings will be fine if the WHOLE TIP is red hot!
    :doh:
    And I just remembered. .
    I use SS screens and they just seem to shrink a little when the whole bowl is heated red hot???? The screen I remembered that degraded, and by that I mean disintegrated, was a well used Ti-screen I tried to heat red hot clean while out of the tip. . it broke ito about 6 pieces when I tried to put it back in the tip. So don't do that either.
     
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  4. ArthurJ

    ArthurJ Well-Known Member

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    Hey @Ricardo, did you read the whole series?
     
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  5. Squiby

    Squiby Well-Known Member

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    Yes. Well, it's an Ed's 14mm x 45mm Blackwood VonG body.
     
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  6. Kurtdigglur

    Kurtdigglur Long draws

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    Love watching the milk now.

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  7. Alex3oe

    Alex3oe Well-Known Member

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  8. DirtyD

    DirtyD Well-Known Member

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    That is awesome..


    Ps. Love love loving my' Hey Oh My ' flint -torch lighters. 8 bucks for 2 on Amazon. Thanks to Miss Squiby once again! Cheers all, D.
     
  9. Winegums

    Winegums I make things from wood Accessory Maker

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    I didn't think I was going to get up into the shop today but I fought through some knee pain and knocked out this 18mm Walnut VonG body.

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  10. stark1

    stark1 Keep on smilin

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    Anyone have any clue on how to buy a silver mouth piece? :p
     
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  11. Summer

    Summer Well-Known Member

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    No. But we're gonna find out in the LF today. Assume it'll be on the pricey side because it is sterling silver & highly faceted.
     
  12. Ricardo

    Ricardo Well-Known Member

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    Nope. I'm halfway through the first book. In general I'm not a huge fan of Science Fiction writing (I like it on screen) , or Fantasy or Gaming.....but I'm enjoying this one (I think ) :leaf:
     
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  13. Summer

    Summer Well-Known Member

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    In one of my last 3 orders, I saw the red o-ring at the bottom of the XL case, which I also ordered. I thought at the time it was to act as a buffer to protect what was enclosed, but can't remember what. So, is the purpose of the silicone ring to be able to drop a hot cap end in? If so, I guess I got this tube by mistake since I didn't order a vc. If it is for heat protection, I would like to see Dynavap sell a package of these. Does anyone know what size they are as I don't have the proper tools where I am right now to pry it out. How I miss my handy 6" long tweezers.
     
  14. stark1

    stark1 Keep on smilin

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    Ah,well. Ti is beautiful. :) Tick, tock

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  15. beyond6strings

    beyond6strings Just another traveller in the Dynaverse

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    Yesterday ended up being cleaning day as I noticed 'honey' dripping from the mouthpiece on my Omnivong. There's something pretty cool about pushing a nugget through the condenser and getting all that extra goodness. I put a little ground material in a spent concentrate container and push the honey load on top. Pour a little more ground flower in and shake it a bit. I will pop that in to my Milaana at some point for some late night goodness. And I used PBW again to great results on the condenser, mouhtpiece, and tip.

    We're in that season between seasons here in New England.

    Here's some music to celebrate:
    Click to play YouTube Video
     
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  16. Fat Freddy

    Fat Freddy FUCK CANCER TOO !

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    Flawless! From beginning to end! :rockon:


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  17. Vapoleon

    Vapoleon Vapoleon Bonaparte

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    Somebody has any idea to substitute degummed hemp fiber for filtration in the cap?

    When purchasing my "starter kit" there was no hemp fiber in the store so I just left it out from the basket.
    I tried now a slice of a cigarette filter but the material became hard so I dont think it is healthy to put it there, also I felt it when inhaling the vape. This was just to substitute the hemp fiber which I dpnt have.

    The vapcap M is fantastic, I had the opportunity to test a bit more with it and I really like it.
    Best portable vape for me for sure.

    The slice of the cigarette filter worked great for a while, even a draw was a bit restricted because of it what increased the amount of visible vapor so I'd like to find something that could serve me for this reason. :)

    Any idea?
     
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  18. stark1

    stark1 Keep on smilin

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    :clap::clap::clap: :clap::tup:

    Almost hear the Spring breezes in the air,
    the sailing ships safe in their home, in the harbor...


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  19. Jah1975

    Jah1975 Well-Known Member

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    Any organic, non bleached/peroxided cotton ball or muji cotton will work. and wont cause any harm, just need to play around to find the correct thickness
     
  20. Vapoleon

    Vapoleon Vapoleon Bonaparte

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    Thanks! I will try to find some organic cotton somewhere ;)
     
  21. beyond6strings

    beyond6strings Just another traveller in the Dynaverse

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    In the US I'd look at a 'health food' store. You might find it in a similar store. I do know that Amazon in the US sells organic cotton for vaporizing-but you'd have to wait at least two days.
     
  22. Jah1975

    Jah1975 Well-Known Member

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    If there are any Nicotine vape shops (E-Cig) they will definitely have some there. I think Sephora pads are all organice and most drug stores carry organic non bleached cotton balls
     
  23. LabPong

    LabPong Well-Known Member

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    Rite aid, walgreens, CVS.....should all have it. I just got some from walgreens yesterday.
     
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  24. Vapoleon

    Vapoleon Vapoleon Bonaparte

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    In my eastern eu country I will try in health food stores and e-cig(normal tobacco stores) as well.
    Thank You guys! :)
     
  25. DirtyD

    DirtyD Well-Known Member

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    Anybody know when or how to get one of those new sharp blade ti tips? Is that some secret code special order stuff ? I want one or two. Need to put that thing through thorough lab testing asap. Vap heads where you at??? Cheers and thanks, early weekend D.
     
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