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The Unseen and Dangerous Differences between Fake and Real Twisty Glass Blunts

If you're one of the few stoners left who hasn't tried the now world famous Twisty Glass Blunt, you may be wondering what is the difference between an authentic $50 Twisty from 7Pipe (the inventors) and a $10 knockoff?        The keywords you want to think about are safety and durability.  Safety because most if not all fake Twisty pipes use leaded brass.  As most people know, lead in excessive levels is harmful to the human body.  Lead paint anyone?  Why would the factories making the fakes use brass with lead in it?  The answer goes back to machine time.  Leaded brass is a softer metal, so it takes a lot less machine time to carve out the screw. ...

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Breaking: 7pipe takes on Online Retail Giant Amazon

By now I'm sure you have seen the dozens of listings of counterfeit products like the Twisty on Amazon and similar sites. Oddly enough, we have been banned from selling on retail sites like Amazon. Though this in itself is an issue, the bigger problem is the lack of regulation on counterfeit goods available through e-commerce retailers.These unsafe and often untested products flood the market at extremely low prices, making it hard to pass up by unknowing consumers. We go above and beyond to use the safest materials and strictest procedures to make sure all our products are as safe as possible, even exceeding US and EU safety standards. Counterfeiters like Glunt, V12, and others could care less about the toxins...

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7pipe Design Principles: SAFETY, DURABILITY, FUNCTION and BEAUTY

7pipe Design Principles:SAFETYDURABILITYFUNCTIONBEAUTY These are the principles that the designers at 7pipe live by.  They are simple concepts that everyone can understand, and are a great fit for a company that sells premium product.  Let’s go over each principle in detail and dig a little deeper. FUNCTION As product designers, we are always searching out the newest and coolest function in a pipe.   If it works well AND it’s novel, you’re on your way to success.  Our invention the Twisty glass blunt is the perfect example of how a novel ‘function’ can create immense customer excitement, as seen as by the worldwide spread of the Twisty pipe, (both real and fake).  The challenge was this: how to create a pipe that...

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GIVING RELIEF BACK TO OUR VETERANS

This year for Veterans day, we wanted to highlight the issues surrounding our veterans, and how cannabis has been a go-to treatment for typical Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) symptoms such as nightmares and insomnia.The US Department of Veteran Affairs reports that every day, 20 veterans commit suicide; the astounding number has remained a constant since 2001-- without a doubt, many veterans are still looking for better ways to adjust back to normal life. Usually veterans with PTSD are given pills by the VA to cope with their symptoms, but experience lots of negative side effects such as uncontrollable shaking and muscle spasms, and continued depressive thoughts. Therefore marijuana has been a popular alternative to soothe the nerves and wean...

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Collaborations with 7pipe

Creativity is our engine at 7pipe, so we love to collaborate with other creative people.  Collaborations can take many forms and we’re open to any ideas that make sense.  I’ll talk about some possibilities below, but remember that this program is only open to our valued 7pipe customers who already own their own 7pipe Twisty.  The Athlete: The athlete who competes regularly in his or her chosen activity, has had success at the amateur or professional level, and wants to show others how they use cannabis while pursuing athletic challenges. The Illustrator: Love to have a pen in your hand?  Show us your best work, and maybe we can collaborate on a graphic glass tube.  Get national exposure with 7Pipe....

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