## How can you tell 18mm from 14mm?

Almost all small-medium sized bongs and dab rigs have 14mm joints. To find out if your joint is a 14mm all you need is a dime. If the dime is about the same size as your joint its a 14mm. If the dime falls into the joint its an 18mm, and if the joint is much smaller than a dime you have a 10mm joint.

### Is 14.5 mm the same as 14mm?

The answer is: nothing. 14.5mm is the technical term, as that is the actual measurement of the joint size. However, many people simply call the joint size 14mm for convenience. 18.8mm is the technical term, as that is the actual measurement of the joint size.

#### How do you measure a bong slide?

Mark the point where the object exits the joint. Get a ruler or tape measure and determine the length from the mark to the inserted end of the object. The number you find is the approximate ground joint to bottom measurement, which is also the length of the downstem you need.

How big is a bong bowl?

Most bongs use a 14.5mm bowl or 18.5mm bowl.

What is a 14mm female banger?

The 14mm female The 14mm female quartz banger is less common in the 14mm quartz banger category because most of the dab rigs(or converted bongs)on the market features a 14mm female joint so they are compatible with only 14mm male quartz bangers.

## What size bangers are there?

All bangers come with either male or female joints. This describes whether the end of the banger that connects to your rig is designed to go into the female joint or go over the male joint of the rig. The banger’s joint will come in the three standard sizes 10mm, 14mm, and 18mm.

### Do I need a male or female bowl?

If the joint that you fit the bowl onto tapers at the end and you have to put accessories over it, then it’s a male. This means bowl pieces, domes, nails or other adapters must be female.

#### How do I know what size my Downstem is?

Downstem length is always measured from the end of the ground joint to the tip of the downstem where the smoke is diffused. That means length is measured from past the joint to the bottom of the glass piece.

Can a Downstem be too long?

Nothing is worse than getting a new downstem and it’s too short to reach the water, or too long to even fit at all! We have options ranging from 75mm (roughly 3 inches) to 140mm (roughly 5.5 inches) to make sure that you get exactly what you need every time you shop at The Dab Lab.

What is the bowl called on a bong?

slide
A bong bowl (also known as a slide) is an essential part of every bong or water pipe. These pieces sit within the joint of your water pipe and serve one important purpose: to hold the tobacco, loose leaf herb, or legal dry herb.

## What does a slide do in a water pipe?

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.

### How big is a 25 mm pipe in inches?

Note that all whole-number inch designations on the following chart convert to multiples of 25 mm except for 3-inch pipe, which ISO designates as 80 mm. Metric Rules-Of-Thumb 1 mm = about 1/25 inch = thickness of a dime 25 mm = about 1 inch (1″ = 25.4 mm) 300 mm = about 1 foot (12″ = 304.8 mm) 1 m² = roughly 10 sq. ft. (1 m² = 10.76 sq. ft.)

#### How big is a 3 inch pipe in centimeters?

for 3-inch pipe, which ISO designates as 80 mm. Metric Rules-Of-Thumb 1 mm = about 1/25 inch = thickness of a dime 25 mm = about 1 inch (1″ = 25.4 mm) 300 mm = about 1 foot (12″ = 304.8 mm) 1 m² = roughly 10 sq. ft. (1 m² = 10.76 sq. ft.) 1 L = about 1 quart (1 L = 1.06 qt.) 1 kg = about 2.2 pounds

How big is a metric ton of pipe?

Metric Rules-Of-Thumb 1 mm = about 1/25 inch = thickness of a dime 25 mm = about 1 inch (1″ = 25.4 mm) 300 mm = about 1 foot (12″ = 304.8 mm) 1 m² = roughly 10 sq. ft. (1 m² = 10.76 sq. ft.) 1 L = about 1 quart (1 L = 1.06 qt.) 1 kg = about 2.2 pounds 1000 kg = 1 Mg = 1 metric ton = about 2200 lbs.