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Black Friday Vaporizer Sale - NamasteVapes Black Friday Vape Sale

on Nov 13, 2017

November means dark mornings and long nights, but we're here to bring you a bright spark near the end of your month! Black Friday and Cyber Monday are famous worldwide, with popularity spreading from the States over the last handful of years. With monster sales and excellent deals on premium objects, it's the perfect occasion in the winter months to get your Christmas presents sorted with some space left in your wallet for yourself too! Unfortunately, this great event was famously very physical, with videos going up across the internet of shoppers tussling and fighting over that years' top toy. In recent years stores have extended the offers to their online shops, and Cyber Monday was born! Nowadays the entire... Read more »

Breaking Down Pax's New Pricing Options

on Nov 09, 2017

About a year ago now, Pax brought out their latest model, The Pax 3, which has since dominated the portable conduction market. However, all good things must come to an end, and like all vaporizers, the Pax started to drop in sale. This is completely normal, especially for top-market, luxury products like this, but Pax wanted to keep themselves updated and relevant and came up with a plan. Pax split their basic vape package into two separate kits. Essentially, the Complete Kit now offers a lot more, but manages to stay at the same price as the old Pax 3 kit, while the Device Only kit contains far less accessories but comes in at an astonishingly slashed price. If you’ve... Read more »

What Are Butane Vaporizers And How Are They Different

on Nov 02, 2017

If you’ve been in the market for a vaporizer and you’ve been looking up all of the models you’ve probably seen one common link between them all. They’re almost all digital. It’s true that that’s where the market has been leading lately since more and more of the digital models are coming out with full temperature control and smartphone apps, but there’s an older form of heat creation that goes all the way back to the creator of the vaporizer, Bill Eagle. The Butane Vaporizer fits a niche and fulfills a need that common, modern electrical models can’t fill. No matter how long the battery lasts, they’re dependent on electricity and most models will run out before they need to... Read more »

Top 5 Dry Herb Vapes of 2017

on Oct 28, 2017

Our last top 5 list of 2016 was so well received, we just knew we had to give you a second one. These are the best dry herb vaporizers of 2017 (although, with some accessories, most of them do concentrates as well, just so you know), we’ve seen this year. Some of them are brand new models; some of them are old legends, but each one vapes to perfection. This isn’t just our opinions, these are the top selling vaporizers we’ve noticed this year coming off of the shelves, so if you’ve ever wondered why these vapes are so popular, we have a quick breakdown of each to show you why. The Pax 3 Having been released just under a... Read more »

Alpha Puff All-In-One Kit - Ultimate Convenience

on Oct 27, 2017

The Alpha Puff All-in-One was designed to be the ultimate in portable herb consumption equipment. At just 10 inches long, everything you might need for a session with a bong or joint is right inside. Completely self-contained. Not much bigger than a water bottle, any dedicated herb smoker can have most forms of smoking right their at their disposal. Instead of amassing an enormous collection of products that have to stay within your house, you can now take everything you might need on the go with you. When the Alpha Puff says it's all in one, the really mean it too. Never worry about your favourite glass piece staying at home or rattling in your bag if you’re hoping to... Read more »

Solo II - What’s New From Arizers New Best Selling Vape

on Oct 26, 2017

From Arizer, the Canadian company that made the Air and the Solo comes their latest model, the Arizer Solo 2. The hype around this device has been pretty severe in the weeks leading up to it’s release as just about everyone who tried it loved the Solo 1. This new model appears to be all that and more. A sleek, powerful and portable vaporizer with a whole range of features to improve your smoke. The Arizer Solo 2 has been out for a while now and it’s had the chance to be used by vape lovers everywhere. The reviews are in; They’ve knocked it out of the park again. The Solo 2 is a dramatic improvement on the old Solo.... Read more »

Medical Mighty - First Licensed Medical Marijuana Vaporizer

on Oct 24, 2017

From Storz and Bickel, a company that has brought you some of the most impressive and well loved vaporizers currently on the market such as the Volcano and the Crafty, comes a variation on one of their old classics, the Mighty, but now with added features that specializes it for medical marijuana usage. Marijuana legalization has been slow, but luckily there have been quite a few more leaps in the area of medical marijuana, which thousands of people throughout the world could use to make their day-today lives a little easier. A movement, connected to, but separate from, the recreational users, is gaining more and more ground. Small little discoveries are made everyday, such as the CBD, the direct counterpart to... Read more »

A Short List Of The Best Vape Pens To Buy

on Oct 23, 2017

Pen Vaporizers are vapes that specialize in fitting into a busy person’s busy life. Their ease of use, portability and overall stealth greatly exceed that of other, more powerful, but also more expensive, models on the planet. A pen vape is exactly as it sounds. It’s a thin vaporizer that is usually about as long as a pen and maybe about as thick as a fat cigar. Because of their size, they can be easily carried around with you, even in your pocket, and since a lot of the focus is on stealth, no one will really notice them. That’s one of the reasons why people opt for pe vapes over larger models that aren’t as stealthy. Because if you... Read more »

Why You Need A Glass Blunt

on Oct 23, 2017

Hand-rolled blunts and cigarettes are among the most commonly used and straight forward ways of smoking dry herb. For the huge majority of dry herb users their very first experiences with herb came in the form of a hand-rolled cigarette. Blunts are a great, convenient, and easy way to smoke your herb. Unfortunately for some people, the fiddly process of rolling a joint is difficult enough to put them off entirely. Now, due to the amazing innovations in the  in the bong and pipe market there is an all new way to enjoy herb that will spare you from the trouble of rolling your own blunts: Glass Blunts! These great pieces are small, portable and simple to use even more... Read more »

5 Ways To Optimize The Flavor Of Your Vaporizer

on Oct 22, 2017

Vaporizers are the healthiest and cleanest way to enjoy your herb, but for the real aficionados of the NZ vaporizer scene flavour is king. If you invest in high quality herb you’re going want to ensure that you get the most out of that great flavour. Vaporizers guarantee you high quality flavour, but we’ve collected our best tips to ensure that your vaping experience is as tasty and good as possible!   Fresh Herb Vaporizers offer a full and tasty hit of vapor without any of the nasty toxins and burnt, ashy tastes released by combustion. This is because it uses its heating elements to gradually evaporate all the active ingredients and essential concentrates that give your herb its distinctive... Read more »

The Best Vapes For Festival Season

on Oct 21, 2017

It’s the height of summer and that can only mean one thing! It’s festival season! Now we don’t need to produce a peer reviewed study to convince you that there is somewhat of an overlap between herb fans and music fans, naturally people are going to want to bring their vapes along to the festival so they can enjoy herb as well as some of their favorite live acts. Of course our vaporizers are for aroma-therapeutic purposes, it’s important to remember that before bringing one to a public event. Not that anyone would indulge in anything illegal at a festival. So what would be the best vaporizer to bring with you when you’re camping at a festival for three days... Read more »

Taking A Look At The Arizer Air 2

on Oct 20, 2017

The Arizer Air 2 has just been released so what we’re going to do is break it down and compare it to the original to see what’s changed and what’s improved compared to the original. The original Arizer Air was well loved because its dependability and focus on flavor and straight away we can say that this new model is more of the same but risen to a great new level. The great thing about The Arizer Air 2 is that you’re getting top-market quality especially in your vapor production but at an incredibly reasonable price. Looking for a delicious hit but don’t have too much to spend, then strongly consider the Arizer Air 2 because the clouds this amazing... Read more »

Davinci IQ vs The Mighty Vaporizer | Old vs New, are vapes going the right way?

on Oct 19, 2017

Hi Guys, this is Kory from Namaste Vapes and thanks for checking today's post where we're going to be talking about Vaporizer Technology in reference to the Davinci IQ Vaporizer and comparing it with the Mighty Vaporizer by Storz & Bickel. What we're comparing is changes in technology between my favorite dry herb vaporizer with the new technology incorporated in products like the Davinci IQ. We shall ask ourselves, with all the new technology, does it really matter? Does having a smartphone app make a difference for performance? The key point really is the heating technology IMHO and not really the bells and whistles but let's go ahead and talk a little more about it! Before we really dig in,... Read more »

The Best Vapes For Autumn

on Oct 17, 2017

The leaves are changing colour, the weather is getting colder and the evenings are getting darker. We’re well into autumn now and and the season changes so too will your needs for a vaporizer! The autumn months will see you hunkering down to avoid the weather some days and out and about on the milder days. These means that you need a versatile vape that is portable, efficient, and that offers a great quality vapor. How do you decide, out of the dozens of high quality vaporizers which are the best for your autumn vaping sessions? Well we’re here to help you narrow down the perfect vaporizer for you and to ensure that you pick up only the finest, most... Read more »

The Hydrobrick Vs. The Puffco Pro 2: Which One Is For You?

on Oct 17, 2017

It can be challenging to look at all the specs of various vaporizers and figuring out which one is for you. A vaporizer can be a bit of an investment, and you want to make sure that you're choosing the best one for you! To help you out of this predicament and to ensure that you get the vape that’s right for you we’ve compiled a series of compare and contrast pieces where we pit our finest vaporizers against each other The Sticky Brick Hydrobrick Vaporizer The first thing you may notice about the Hydrobrick is its distinctive design; it’s body is composed mainly of wood and its airpath is made of glass. This gives the entire unit a distinctive... Read more »

Make The Most Of The Summer With These Portable Vapes

on Oct 15, 2017

We’re rapidly approaching the closing days of the summer, the days are still hot and fresh but unfortunately the days are slowly going to start getting longer and the summer will slowly draw to a close. There’s no point crying over spilled milk, though the right thing to do is to make the most of the summer we have left! The best way to do that is to celebrate the sunshine by getting out and about. When you’re out and about you’re going to want to make sure you can get the most out of it, the best way to do this is to indulge in a bit of dry herb! You’re going to need a portable vape that you... Read more »

Why Should You Try A Butane Vaporizer?

on Oct 14, 2017

Butane vaporizers are the less well known member of the vaporizer species. In operation, they work with a similar principal to conduction vaporizers, putting the herb into direct contact with the heating element, vaporizing it directly. However rather than using a coil or electric element a tiny amount of butane is ignited under the chamber which will heat up and start to vaporize the herb in its chamber, similar to how a gas oven works. The NZ vaporizer scene is most familiar with electric vaporizers, be they battery powered portable vapes, or plug-in desktop vapes. They’re the defacto standard for vaporizers. Sometimes, however, people want something a bit different, and who are we to get in the way of that?... Read more »

Why You Should Buy A Convection Vape Today!

on Oct 12, 2017

Vaporizers are fantastic devices, they use heating elements to take advantage of the various boiling points of the active ingredients in herb. They gradually evaporate the ingredients, allowing you to enjoy all of the effects of your herb without any of the toxins, tars, and carcinogens that are released with combustion. This is done in one of two main ways, conduction or convection. Conduction puts the herb indirect contact with the heating element, directly vaporizing it, much like how a kitchen hob works! This has the advantage of a quick heat up time, but unfortunately it has a high risk of combustion if used incorrectly. Combustion is the last thing you want from your vape. Thankfully there’s an alternative, convection!... Read more »

What's The Best Vape For Your Night In?

on Oct 10, 2017

It’s finally the weekend! You’re no doubt exhausted by the trials and tribulations of your week, and you’re looking forward to some well earned R&R. You have muted your phone, you’ve booted up your Netflix account and you’re just about ready to order yourself a take away. Now all you need is your finest herb to complete the evening. Big nights in can often be just as good as a bacchanalian night out, albeit in a very different way, regardless they fill a need! You need to make sure that you have the right vaporizer for you if you’re truly going to make the most of  it. There’s a whole range of portable, desktop, conduction, and convection vaporizers out there... Read more »

What Type Of Portable Vape Is Right For You?

on Oct 07, 2017

The best thing about portable vaporizers is their portability. Naturally enough. There are few things in this life more satisfying that being able to whip out your vape and enjoy herbal goodness wherever you are. Of course not all portable vapes are equally portable. From person to person carrying ability can vary wildly. While some people may leave the house with bags more capable of carrying several sturdy vaporizers others may be clad only in skinny jeans that can just about take a credit card. How do you know which portable vaporizer is the right kind of portable for you? You could roll the dice and just order, wait and see what lands into your post box. Or you could... Read more »