If you are wondering what female bong connections are, look no further because this article is for you. The basic concept of a female connection point on a bong, ash catcher and other accessories is it will allow you to fit something else into the female connection. There are two different types of bong and ash catcher female joints. The first is what is known as glass on glass. These kinds of bong female joints create a seal using only glass. How can this be? well the process in making these bong joints is extremely accurate, So accurate in fact that they create a bong seal that is air tight. The second kind of female bong or ash catcher connection is what is known as a slider. These types of female bong joints are not like the first. They will usually be a opening where a small glass tube will be inserted and sealed with a rubber o ring. Most common female bong joints will be 14.5mm – 29.2mm.
How to measure your female bong connection
This is easy and should bring you back to simply elementary school work. To get what size your female bong connection is all you have to do is measure the diameter. This is done by measuring across the glass bong opening with a utensil that is capable of using the millimeter scale.
What is better – slider glass bong female connections or glass on glass
Glass on glass female bong connections are better then their sliding counterparts. Reason being the slider bong joints require gravity to help keep the rubber seal tight but seeing how the ash catcher or bowl is not heavy enough to create these tight seals, they will often have air leaks on sliding female bong joints. On the flip side the glass on glass female bong connections have a space about 1 inch to tightly seal the two bong connections. Additionally because of the accuracy on glass on glass female connections the seal will be much better when they lock together.
Why do you need to have a good seal on a bong?
Without the two bong connections being tightly sealed they will be air leakage. This will make using your bong harder.