Best Tips When Purchasing Dab Rings


People are slowly embracing dabbing; smoke inhalation vapor through heating up of herb concentrates. For first timers, this can be intimidating but once they get the hang of it, it becomes pleasurable. Here is a guide that will make sure you are on the right track to purchasing great cheap dab rigs;



The choice in selecting the best dab rig depends on how much money you are willing to spend. The dab rigs come in various forms and sophistication.


The glass rigs come in fancy glassware per the manufacturer’s models. Some have single chambers because others are multi-chambered. However, all these designs have little effect when it comes to the dabbing effect. Before making a purchase consider the following:


There are three common sizes of glass joints – 10,14 and 18 millimeters with each having a male and female type for measurement. Each size of the joint is a pointer to how much air it lets in. The sex determines what nail to buy.


The market is rife with a variety of concentrates. You should make sure that you match the dab tool with the consistency of your concentrate.

Dab nail

These come in varieties that are common in the market: titanium, ceramic and quartz. Choose a dabber tool that matches your rig. This is key because of control of airflow, vapor temperature for sublimation.

Dab size

Choose a rig that complements your set up. This means that choose a rig that accommodates your concentration and dosage. Knowing your personal or group dosage will point you towards which rig to use.

Water volume

A small rig with less water volumes will tend to give a direct hit with amplified flavor. In the same breath, a larger rig with a lot of water content will give a much smoother hit and lesser flavor.


It is important to buy a rig that you can easily move around to different settings that accommodate you and your visitors. Consider a rig that has a firm base that cannot easily topple over when in use or in store.



Research widely on the materials that make up the rig. For glass rigs, consider trying out the rigs when they have water in them and when they are empty. This will give you and indicator of their durability. You can also find a quality glass shop that stocks rigs.

Whether you intend to get the cheapest or the easiest possible route to dab or perhaps you want that delayed satisfaction these tips are bound to set you on the right track. Get opinions from people who dab often on rigs and nails. This will help you make the best decision on the most convenient rig to buy. Feel free to experiment with different rigs until you settle on one that suits your needs.