One of the hardest things to find is a quality rig for a cheap price. However, this does not mean that there are no available options. Here are a few ways of finding cheap dab rigs;
Search within your local area. It will surprise you to find a glass dealer who stocks surprisingly cheap rigs. Ask around, perhaps some of your friends’ who dab can give you leads to where these shops are. However, note that these shop owners must pay overheads such as rent and power etc., therefore their prices might be higher than the ones online. You can still ask for discounts on the rigs, fuel and nails if you come across a considerate shop owner in your area.
What most people do not know is that rigs are cheaper online than at your local shop. Research widely on the internet search engines for the suitable online shops that deal in rigs. Several amateur and professional blowers sell online with prices ranging between $40-$100.
Nano Inline Perc Oil Rig is an example of a cheap rig you can find online for under $40 and is cheaper than most out there. A word of caution however; fraudsters pass off cheap Chinese glass as hand blown glass and it is important maintain caution when purchasing products online.
Do it yourself
If you cannot buy a rig, why not make one at home? This can save you $20-$50. All you need is a drill or dremel tool, a glass-cutting, diamond coated bit, a down stem, and your favorite recycled glass bottle. All these are locally available. Invest your time and money to make a rig the meets your needs. See, it is that simple? It is important to make a rig that you can easily move around to different settings that accommodate you and your visitors.
Consider a rig that has a firm base that cannot easily topple over when in use or in store. Whether you intend to get the cheapest or the easiest possible route to dab or perhaps you want that delayed satisfaction these tips are bound to set you on the right track. Get opinions from people who dab often on rigs and nails. This will help you make the best decision on the most convenient rig to buy. Feel free to experiment with different rigs until you settle on one that suits your needs.