Captain Ed's

Jmass x Joe Peters Honey Spore October 23 2015, 0 Comments

Helping out a local collector sell this incredible collaboration between Jmass and Joe Peters. Done in Jmass' signature Spore style, it looks as if Joe Peters simply dipped it in some honey.  This little 10mm rig stands at just 5'' tall and sports four of Joe Peters iconic honey bees, along with two of his honeycomb milli, eleven honey drips complete this ensemble. It is TI signed by both artists on the bottom. Feel free to email us or DM us on Instagram to negotiate. 


Jack Herer's Double Barrel Double Venturi Ricocheting Vortex Effect Pipe September 24 2015, 0 Comments

The Jack Herer Pipe is the only Hand Pipe i own! The pipe creates a natural self-carbureting and cooling effect. When used as instructed, eat hit is as fresh as the first hit. The "Double Venturi Ricocheting Vortex Effect" utilizes a dividing ridge at the bottom of the bowl which knocks the air into spiral, increasing it's travel time in the pipe barrels. By the tie the smoke travels through the bowl, down the neck, onto the dividing ridge, and then spirals thru the double-hole stem, the smoke is cooled to approximately one-third the temperature of a standard pipe. The special design of the Jack Herer pipe keeps it from charring the smoking material as it consumes the entire bowl. It continues to burn fresh material with out relighting. It is the smoothest pipe I have ever used, and its durable wooden design means it will not break from a simple fall. This is a pipe that should be in almost every ones collection! Do you smoke out of metal, wood or glass?


Bee Line Hemp Wick September 16 2015, 0 Comments

If you have never heard of using Hemp Wick to smoke your herbs, put down your lighter immediately, go out and get some Bee Line Hemp Wick and prepare to have your mind blown. Bee Line Hemp wick is all natural 100% organic hemp  coated in bees wax for a nice slow burn. Pack your favorite piece, light up the end of the Bee Line wick and use that flame instead of direct lighter flame to smoke your herbs. Bee Line is going to burn at a cooler temperature, and also eliminate butane from your smoking experience. The Butane in your lighter can ruin the flavor of your herbs, not to mention give you a headache, so for any connoisseur  Bee Line is the obvious choice, with it's superior taste to other hemp wick bands. Bee Line offers hemp wick from 9' to 200', so even the heaviest of smokers will not run any time soon!


Dave Goldstein Fritted glass Perc September 15 2015, 0 Comments

Dave Goldstein has been been blowing glass for easily four decades. He was even a personal friend to Captain Ed himself! That's what he told us when we met him at the American Glass Expo in Las Vegas.  He also told us had a back ground in laboratory glass blowing and noticed that none of the "functional" smoke wear was really as functional as true laboratory glass equipment. So he set out with one goal in mind, to make smoke wear that was laboratory grade. Dave had knowledge of fritted glass scrubbers used to scrub gasses with liquids from his time spent at University of Maryland’s technical glass shop in 1980-81. A fritted glass disc is a "disc" of crushed glass all fused together. Gasses or in this case smoke, that passes through the gaps in the crushed glass is scrubbed and cleaned. The only problem was, none of fritted discs available functioned at lung pressure. Through trial and error he was able to create a fritted disc coarse enough to function at lung pressure and completed his first prototype in April 2011. After realizing how  innovative and functional it was, he filed for a patent in December 2011. If you have never had the pleasure of using one of these, you are missing out!


10,500 Follower Giveaway! September 10 2015, 0 Comments

Help us reach our goal of 10,500 followers! We are giving away this amazing @alexinwood_glass 14mm female illuminati and crushed opal bucket and cap.  Head on over to our instagram and follow the rules!  @captaineds

 

Rules: 

1) Must follow us and Alex Inwood.

2) Repost this image

3) tag two friends

4) use #captaineds10kgiveaway

 

All previous entries with old image will still be accepted.

 

When our goal is met, we will randomly pick a winner!!

Photo by @areysocal 


Keeping It Clean September 02 2015, 0 Comments

Keeping your glass nice and clean is not always an easy task. As many of us know, the more frequently we use our favorite piece, the faster resin will build up in it. Cleaning after every use can be a little excessive for most people, but the longer you let it go with out cleaning, the harder it becomes to clean it. Water pipes for flower will also build up resin faster than oil rigs, and are harder to clean out that thicker flower smoke resin. My personal go to cleaner is Grunge Off. Grunge Off is formulated exclusively for glass, no scrubbing or excessive shaking is required for Grunge Off to clean your piece. I personally like to keep two bottles worth of Grunge Off in a plastic tupperware container big enough to hold multiple down stems, hand pipes, bowls, and other messy glass accessories. I usually let my dirty glass soak overnight, mainly because I don't need to use it while I'm sleeping. However, only an hour is usually needed for most pieces. After your pieces are done soaking, take them out of the container of Grunge Off and rinse them off in hot water. The hot water rinse will remove any remaining residue clinging to hard to reach areas in your piece. A single container of Grunge Off is reusable for up to at least three months of rigorous cleaning. If you like effortless cleaning, Grunge Off is for you! What are some of your favorite cleaning methods?


Alex Inwood August 26 2015, 1 Comment

We have a fresh new order of nano tubes from Alex Inwood on the way to our Reseda location! Hand made in Michigan, these little nano tubes are some of the best travel rigs on the market. Not to mention some of the best looking! We still have a few from our last batch available. We also have some of his amazing Honey Buckets. His Buckets are outstanding quality and will make any piece stand out when attached. Looking forward to this new order! Go check him out on istagram at @alexinwood_glass


BG Glass August 19 2015, 1 Comment

We recently discovered @BGglass_ on Instagram and immediately fell in love with his Double Intake Klein Designs. We made sure to pick them up in both Fixed Bucket and Direct Inject models. Easily some of our favorite new additions to our glass line up.  These Kleins feature a three slit diffuser, two intakes, one drain, reinforced bridged stem and mouthpiece, as well as a really cool milli encasement on the back. The fixed Honey Bucket models will of course come with a cap! His fully worked mini tubes with basket weaved joints and removable honey buckets are beyond impressive as well. Looking forward to see what the future brings this amazing up and coming Artist!


Proud Hi Si Glass Retailer August 18 2015, 1 Comment

We at Captain Ed's have been very fond of Hi Si for many years now. Hand made in San Leandro, California.  They offer a unique selection of percolated Water Pipes that will help reduce the negative effects associated with inhaling hot smoke. It all starts at the bowl, the Hi Si Drain Slide is going to offer maximum air flow and reduce drag through out the entire piece. Next, the smoke passes through the Tear Drop Honey Comb Diffuser and is chopped up into hundreds of small bubbles rapidly being cooled by the water reservoir. Then the smoke passes through one of the many different Peculator models offered by Hi Si and receives additional cooling. Finally the smoke passes through the Industrial Ice Pinces, so thick they can hold crushed ice for maximum cooling! Hi Si calls out to all our inner Mad Scientists with their clever Periodic Table of Elements logo and Measurement Lines printed along the sides of many of their models. Fans of function and style will not be disappointed when pulling out a Hi Si at their next gathering.  Order yours today!