Volcano Vaporizer Cleaning Tips

Cleaning your new Volcano vaporizer can be a bit intimidating at first, with all the pieces and parts – but the cleaner you keep it, the better it will work. Here are a few basic tips for cleaning your vaporizer. Need cleaning supplies? Our friends at Vapor.com have a great post on their deals and offerings!

    • Disassemble all components completely, including removing screens
    • Place everything in a small bowl, tupperware or ziploc bag to prevent losing anything (will also allow for soaking in cleaning solution.
    • Trouble removing the bag clamp (adjustable balloon fixation ring) on the valve that holds the bag in place? Simply push the ends of the clamp where they join together away from each other – so that the ends are next to each other – instead of interlocked.
      Volcano Vaporizer Balloon Bag Adjustable Clamp
    • Remove the metal filling chamber insert cylinder from the plastic housing or else cleaning solution may get stuck inside.
  • Soak in cleaning solution of your choice
    • Rubbing alcohol (spirit)
    • Formula420
    • Hot water + sea salt
  • Thoroughly scrub and rinse


  1. Fuzzdog1 on December 27, 2013 at 5:29 pm

    Does anyone know how to diassemble the easy valve lower assembly??? the postion that holds the vaping material. thanks in advance

  2. Vapormaster on August 24, 2009 at 4:08 pm

    Hey LM, I’d get in touch with Storz & Bickel – they have great customer service and I’m sure they can help you out. There’s a good chance the warranty will cover it. Good luck! Post back here to let us know how you make out.

  3. LM on August 17, 2009 at 10:09 pm

    I borrowed a friend’s Volcano Digit – used it with very satisfying results until today when I plugged it in and the temperature read 213 degrees initially. When I heated it up to the desired (and proven effective) temp, it wasn’t nearly hot enough. I think there may be a problem with calibration or the thermistor. Any suggestions? I’d like to get one of my own, but I don’t want to buy the busted one that a friend loaned me, ya know? :S Thanks!

  4. Lucky Wiggins on August 3, 2008 at 10:06 pm

    pardon redundancy



  5. Lucky Wiggins on August 3, 2008 at 10:03 pm

    Good Day.

    re: Volcano Vaporizer Cleaning Tips

    Which valve assembly has removable insert, please?

    Thank You,