Volcano Vaporizer Tips, Tricks and How-To

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How To

Replace Bag on Easy Valve

According to this, replacing the bag on your easy valve is possible.
Update: it is indeed possible! I replaced the bag easily in a few minutes. There’s nothing to clean… it really is the easy valve.

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Volcano Vaporizer Cleaning Video Tutorial

At last here’s a complete video tutorial of taking apart, cleaning and re-assembling the complete Volcano Vaporizer. The video runs 9:45 and is available in full screen. You can also consult the Volcano Vaporizer cleaning photo guide for more detail. Continue reading to start watching the video.

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A Faster & Better Way to Clean Your Volcano Vaporizer

As outlined in this article –
How To Take Apart and Clean the Volcano Vaporizer – Photo Illustrated – I’m a fan of using isopropyl rubbing alcohol and sea salt for cleaning my Volcano. I had no complaints about the process and thought it was pretty effective. Well they say necessity is the mother of invention…

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Clean Your Volcano! How Often?

How often you take apart and clean your Volcano depends on frequency of use, and personal preference.
One often overlooked fact is that the parts dirty at different rates. For example the bottom screen of the filling chamber takes a long time to clog up, because the air is blowing through, not the vaporized plant material. …

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Vaporizer Butter Making Disaster

So I deviated from my own recipe and ruined a huge batch of volcano leftovers butter. Trying to keep the odors down, I thought I’d get smart and cover the pot with a lid…
DON’T COVER THE POT!
I ended up creating some sort of butter water emulsion simmering under pressure with the lid on. Because of …

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How to Load a Vaporizer Clean and Easy

Loading the herb chamber on any vaporizer can be a tricky proposition. Using my fingers or credit/business cards can be messy with multiple tries to get it all in.
For all it’s amazing German engineering, the simple act of getting the material into the chamber was overlooked. I used to load my vaporizer with a business …

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How to Make a Volcano Vaporizer for Less than $300, or even less than $200

UPDATE Since this article was written, the vaporizer market has exploded with options. You can now get a quality vaporizer for less than $200. Check out the selection at VapeWorld, there’s something for every budget.
For the enterprising do-it-yourselfer, all the components for building yourself a working Volcano-style vaporizer can be easily obtained for less than …

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