Dabbing involves Delta-8 concentrate and a special high-temperature rig so it isn’t the best option for microdosing or portability. Delta-8 dab are potent, cost effective, and hit hard and fast, which is the primary appeal for those who prefer dabbing to other consumption methods.
Dabbing is known as one of the hardest-hitting ways to experience Delta-9-THC’s effects, but what about dabbing Delta-8-THC? Do Delta-8 dabs offer any benefits over other consumption methods? And if so, what do you need to get started?
Dabbing Delta-8-THC is similar to dabbing Delta-9, and even though it’s a fast-acting dosing method, it may not be right for everyone.
Here, we discuss everything you should know about dabbing Delta-8-THC, and some other fast-acting alternatives if you decide the dabbing method isn’t for you.
What are Delta-8 Dabs?
THC concentrates come in many forms, but the most common form used for dabbing is a thick. Waxy product often referred to as “dabs” or “wax.” Delta-8 dabs are also sometimes referred to as “Delta 8 THC Distillate” because it is refined through a distillation process to create a pure, potent Delta-8 concentrate.
What is Dabbing?
“Dabbing” refers to the technique of vaporizing THC concentrates with a device commonly known as a “dab rig.”
Generally speaking, dabbing is accomplished by using a torch lighter to heat a dab. Nail to high temperatures before placing a small amount of wax material on top. The high temperature will immediately vaporize the THC material. So that it can be inhaled through the mouthpiece on the rig.
Of course, as dabbing has grown in popularity, electric dab rigs have flooded the market. The idea is similar, but these rigs have an electric nail that heats on its own. Without the need for a butane torch.
Dabbing Delta-9-THC is more common, but Delta-8-THC concentrates are slowly gaining popularity. Dabbing Delta-8 is still a new concept for many. But it may offer a unique array of benefits for recreational and medicinal users. Some people suggest that dabbing enhances Delta-8’s high and offers increased medicinal benefits compared to other dosing methods, though there’s currently no research that evaluates these claims.