A nectar collector, a dab straw, or a honey straw, is a unique and portable smoking device designed specifically for consuming cannabis concentrates. Crafted from glass, silicone, or quartz, nectar collectors are favored by many enthusiasts for their simplicity, efficiency, and ability to precisely control dosage. The device typically consists of a mouthpiece, a body, and a titanium or quartz tip, which is heated and used to vaporize the concentrates.
Using a nectar collector
Using a nectar collector is quite simple and straightforward. First, ensure that your cannabis concentrate is placed on a heat-resistant surface such as a dab mat or a silicone container. Next, heat the tip of your nectar collector using a butane torch until it glows red. Allow it to cool down for a few seconds to reach the optimal temperature. After that, inhale through the mouthpiece while touching the heated tip to the concentrate. The heat will vaporize the concentrate, allowing you to enjoy a flavorful and potent hit.
Benefits of a nectar collector
Nectar collectors have several advantages over traditional dab rigs. They are compact and portable, making them perfect for on-the-go consumption. Since you directly heat the tip, there is minimal waste of your concentrates. Nectar collectors also allow for precise dosage control, as you can easily take smaller or larger hits depending on your preference.
Additionally, these devices are easy to clean and maintain, as they often have fewer parts than a standard dab rig. Finally, due to their minimalistic design, nectar collectors tend to be more affordable than other dabbing options, making them an ideal choice for both beginners and experienced users alike.