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Orbiter / Globe Bubbler - Alternatives?

Discussion in 'Glass' started by aspire2b, Sep 3, 2017.

  1. aspire2b

    aspire2b Well-Known Member

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    Hi everyone,

    I would greatly appreciate some advice if anyone can help.

    Im looking for a glass bubbler to use with my vapcap M.

    I am looking for something small (for travel) which retains flavour.

    I LOVE Sneaky Petes Globe however I am in the UK and I'm not a fan of logo's.

    I am also keen on MFLB Orbiter however not so keen on the stand etc.

    Know of any alternatives? Or something completely different that I might like?

    Please feel free to offer any information you can.

    Thanks!!! :tup:

    :peace:
     
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  2. MoltenTiger

    MoltenTiger Well-Known Member

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    This thread might be of interest, though it falls a bit short of a go to solution.

    http://fuckcombustion.com/threads/orbiter-style-water-tool.23762/

    If a bubbler-whip set up is what you're after, it's worth looking at ash catchers too. I got one recently and it works with the VapCap really well. It's an 8 arm tree perc.

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    I stuck it to a board for stability, it's meant to be for a Sublimator so I can attach it to rigs it won't balance on, but I actually really enjoyed using it with the VapCap.


    Edit: also worth pointing out, you should be able to remove sneaky Pete's labels from the glass with a powerful cleaner, such as PBW or acetone
     
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  3. pxl_jockey

    pxl_jockey Barely-Known Member

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    Hey man, I'm in the UK and have considered the same sort of set-up. Local is the way to go here, much cheaper. I suspect this is true for most countries. What you're looking for is known as a round-bottom, boiling flask. There are 1,2, and 3 neck varieties. Here you go.

    They're in Stoke-on-Trent.They also have size adapters and will do one-offs if needed. Although depending where you live you might find a glass blower to make mouthpieces for ya. PEACE

    EDIT: for clarity :smug:
     
    Last edited: Sep 4, 2017
  4. little maggie

    little maggie Well-Known Member

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    I don't know if they sell magic flight products where you live but I think the UFO , which magic flight makes, is preferable and less money than the orbiter. It let's you use any bottle you have at the moment.
     
  5. The Beagle

    The Beagle Butanist Bubblemaker

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    This.

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  6. howie105

    howie105 Well-Known Member

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    Size is important but keep an eye on the amount of diffusion. I have a MFLB bubbler and another small volume piece with much more diffusion and they produce very different hits.
     
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  7. snackmaster

    snackmaster Well-Known Member

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    Just FYI, it's usually not too hard to de-label a piece. I've had good luck with long soaks in Simple Green.

    If you don't want a stand, don't get a round-bottom flask.

    Couple other small bubblers with removable mouthpieces here and here. Either is probably more "packable" than something shaped like a globe. You might also consider something like a 10mm nectar collector-style bubbler.
     
  8. StonerSloth

    StonerSloth cui bono?

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    There is so much cheap American-made glass on that site - how do they do it!!

    Edit: 10% off - "Insta10"
     
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  9. snackmaster

    snackmaster Well-Known Member

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    From what I understand, Black Sheep and EVO are done by jhanpixel, who used to sell great quality glass for very reasonable prices on ioffer.
     

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