Best 10 Bowls for Bongs of 2018

By Jessica Leigh Lebos in 2018

Don't forget the most important accessory!

So you've gotten a bong. Now you need the part to make your new favorite piece work! A glass bowl is an important part of every dry herb bong setup.

A few things to consider:

  • Bowl size: How much loose leaf tobacco or dry herbs can it fit?
  • Style: Does it make your heart sing when you see it?
  • Joint Size: Does it fit on your bong? Most bowls have a male joint and fit in either a 10mm, 14.5mm, or 18.8mm female joint.

People commonly shop for bowls by selecting the possible options based on the joint size of the piece they are shopping for. From there, finding a bowl that matches your preference in terms of bowl size and style.

Why does the bowl size matter?

It's an issue of physicsreally. The bigger the depth of the bowl, the more herbs there are to burn. The deeper the bowl, the hotter the flame if the bowl stays lit will be—density of the material packed matters as well.

In our opinion, a well-designed bowl should be simple, of medium depth, and curved ever so slightly inwards on the rim to better retain heat.

Without further ado: Here's our selection of the greatest bowls available this year. Happy smoking!

2018 Top 10 Bowls for Bongs

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About the Author

Jessica Leigh Lebos

Jessica Leigh Lebos

Communications Strategist for Smoke Cartel, Inc. Jessica is a long time believer and supporter of Cannabis Reform and even has a seat on the Board of Directors for Reform Georgia, a non profit dedicated to building a better justice system. #ReformGA held a big hand in the recent decriminalization of cannabis in the city of Savannah, GA.

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Load 'em if you got 'em! Don't got 'em? Get 'em here! A bowl (also known as a slide) is an essential part of every water pipe. These pieces sit within the joint of your water pipe and serve one important purpose: to hold the tobacco or loose leaf herb. Bowls come in a variety of different sizes (10mm, 14mm, and 18mm) and can be either male or female. Knowing the joint size and gender of your water pipe is essential...

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