A veritable party favorite, the VapeXhale Cloud EVO
with a Swagger Glass Sidetree diffuser offers soft, big vaporizer hits out of what amounts to beautiful, kinetic hydro-art. The downside is it’s $449.99. San Francisco-based VapeXhale crowded-funded R&D for their second generation vaporizer using IndieGoGo. The rig adds to the surging market for vaporizers — which are devices that gently heat marijuana to release its therapeutic vapor, without burning the plant. Vaporization drastically reduces the amount of irritants, and carcinogens a patient inhales, and works faster than smoking. VapeXhale Cloud EVOPRICE: $449.99TYPE: DesktopCOMPATIBLE WITH: Dry Herbs, ConcentratesSPECIAL FEATURE: moisture conditioningTARGET DEMOGRAPHIC: #710 crowd, health-conscious baby boomers
Cool, big vape hits
: when this thing is warmed up, it delivered some of the more remarkable vaporizer hits we’ve ever seen, especially with concentrates. That’s one of the reasons the 710 crowd is snapping up these devices.Party favorite
: The Cloud EVO looks intriguing, one bowl can get several people elevated.Beautiful and hypnotic
: the Cloud EVO pairs to eight different tops
. The Swagger Glass Sidetree diffuser bubbles with vapor as you use it and the offset mouthpiece allows the user to watch the vapor collect.Healthy
: the Cloud EVO has an all-glass air pathway, so you don’t have to worry about fuming from metal or plastic. The vapor is extremely easy on the airways, and when paired with concentrates —can be very potent for serious conditions like muscle spasms from paralysis or multiple sclerosis.
Learning curve: Inexperienced vaporizer users are going to have to follow the multi-step manual to get going. Veterans will just open the box, assemble and rip.
Delays: there is a heat-up time of maybe a minute; and it takes a few seconds of inhaling to start making vapor — low and slow is the way to go
Heat: the unit gets warm, but not uncomfortable. The herb chamber also gets warm.
Pricey: $449 is going to be too rich for many patients, even for a quality, effective unit.
The “dabless” way to vape: no butane, or torches. (Set the temp to 12-o-clock.)
Modular: compatible with 18 mm glass pieces.
XVapeXhale Cloud EVOPRICE: $449.99TYPE: DesktopCOMPATIBLE WITH: Dry Herbs, ConcentratesSPECIAL FEATURE: moisture conditioningTARGET DEMOGRAPHIC: #710 crowd, health-conscious baby boomers