What Is Shatter
Essentially, shatter is just one form of dabs. The term coined for cannabis concentrates produced by extracting cannabinoids like CBD and THC. Shatter, wax, honey, taffy, budder, sap, and oil are all types of extracts.
How To Smoke Shatter
Shatter can be smoked in various ways and is one of the most versatile concentrates available behind distillates. The term “dab” is a frequently used term that is heavily associated with smoking shatter.
Dab refers to the most popular way to smoke shatter which requires a specialized bong or ” dab rig”. A “nail” attachment that is generally made of titanium, quartz or ceramic, and a butane torch. The nail attachment is heated to an optimal temperature, and the concentrate or shatter is “dabbed” onto the nail. As a result in a build-up of vapour within the bong that is then inhaled. Similarly aside from being dabbed, shatter can be enjoyed in many other ways.
There are many ways to smoke shatter with flowers
- Crumble it into tiny glass-like shards
- Mix it into blunts, bowls, and joints.
This method does not require the aforementioned dab rig. In other words which may be too big of an investment for beginner or casual smokers. This method of consumption is unfortunately not ideal for those who enjoy dabs for their terpenes or flavour. In addition trading flavour and aroma for convenience and accessibility.
With A Vaporizer
Portable electronic vaporizers are rapidly taking over the market. Which is becoming the most discreet and convenient product for the consumption of concentrates. Vaporizers are the healthiest way to use shatter. Above all allowing consumers to avoid the negative side effects associated with the combustion or smoking of shatter. In Other words by heating the concentrates at a low temperature, which creates pure vapour. Lastly, vaporizing shatter allows users to taste the terpenes and pure flavour associated with the shatter.