I enjoyed reading your reply. Does turning it off save me any product? I suspect the extraction depends more on the specie. Lately the heat adjusting lighted button inside does not work. Oddly, I try to start the unit and when the mouthpiece is engaged in it’s outer position(Start position) it blinks orange until I put slight pressure on the mouthpiece to get the unit to start working correctly- mind you I need to keep applied pressure on the mouthpiece for it to work. I lost my oven screen is it still okay to use my pax without it? Thanks, Mark. So I have a question. Vape as little as .1g in the Pax 3 with the Pax Pusher (use code 420vapezone to save 10%) The Pax Pusher is one of my favorite Pax 3 accessories. The difference in performance is striking. Maybe the finishing grinder is too fine of a grinder for the Pax 2. Some times i change back to the low temp and run through it again, sometimes i add a pinch in between temp changes. I went out and bought the Magic Flight finishing grinder. I emailed ploom and still no response. I experimented with what looks to be spent herb and i am still getting wise. I cleaned and charged it. Do I need to buy another mouthpiece? Now, when using the same grind and packing method, I’m only getting 3-5 decent pulls before the vapor seems to disappear. Should I ever mix herb like half way through hit cycle, once it’s cool down? Not sure what I’m doing wrong. Once dry and ground fine still very little vapor production. The batteries don’t last very long for longer sessions. In fact, that is how you get the performance from it. There are great options on Etsy… i saw a great waterproof case on there today that also held some accessories. Answer: A minimum of 0.15g and a maximum of ~0.35g. My husband surprised me and bought me one a few days ago, and I couldn’t be happier! This screen with the increased air flow gets the Vape dirtier quicker but since the Pax is … It’s most likely behaving like that because there’s a tiny bit of hidden residue on the mouthpiece connector or on the outside of vapor path tube. But you have to remember those flower type herbs dont stay mashed because there fluffy, thats why you must press press press. I am wondering if I started cooking the internal plastic parts and how to get the taste/smell to go away. VapeOn! PAX 2 is designed specifically for use with loose-leaf plant material. Thank you. (confused!) The PAX 2 is small. Thank You. Awesome glad it’s working better for you now, thanks for posting. I also hope to save $ by doing all of my initial testing using OTC herbs…just in case of a failed attempt or 2 ;) Really appreciate everyone’s comments and ideas, btw. Ok so hello, I just recently purchased a gold pax 2 a couple days ago, I’ve watched SEVERAL different videos on how to use it and the people at the vape shop I got to are pretty knowledgable yet and still, I am NOT getting a hit off this thing…I’ve tried a FEW times with very little success, HELP! I had been searching a while for a one-stop info shop on vapes and came up really short. I didn’t think it was supposed to have Amy smell. Or is it just keeping the herb in place? Green light, waited 7 seconds to make sure it was gonna vape something… and I got a lung buster. I am new to vapes and I want to make sure this is ok. I still use the 3-step heating profile (i would like to the assent with its programmable temp profile someday). I figured it could still have moisture in it. I technically bought this unit twice…and I loved it both times. hmm i don’t really know how that would work sorry :\. PAX 2 comes with the high-quality engineering you can expect from all of our products, and is backed by a reliable 2-year limited warranty. i have watched every video of urs and read this entire article. That trick about adding a screen to a half packed chamber this thing works like a charm now. So I cleaned my pax with the materials in the box now my pax isn’t turning on and when I put it on the charger it’s blinking green what’s going on? I keep it on the charger all the time. It’s simple, and; 3. I like to pack my pax halfway full with the good herb, then fill the second half of the bowl with other various herbs like peppermint, damiana or pretty much whatever you want. setting on a full charge. For me, with an incurable disease, I need the medicine, but right now morphine or even oxycontin are cheaper. I’m just learning about vaporizers …..I mean vapes. I just found a pax lying in my alley. I now hold down both sides as I click them in. I usually mix in between 2 sessions. Hey Man, Love your posts, it helped me to my decision to buy the Pax. You don’t necessary need to see vapor to be getting vapor i assume. Could you just pack a full oven each time and then take a few hits and save the rest? Got it 3 days ago. My fake looked very good, pretty pax box and all, but was a counterfeit. Would 304 Stainless Steel Perforated Sheet .020″ x 24″ x 24″ – .045″ holes work? I used a coffee grinder and allowed it to dry for 15 minutes and thought I packed it well. Use middle temp. Cool or not…the PAX 2 is one of the most beautiful vaporizers I know: 1. A couple of things that work for me: -The metal screen that comes with the pax should have a slight bend to it. Thanks man, can you put a pax screen on top and tamp it down to not use so much? They said to wrap the bud in a damp towel, refrigerate for 24 hours. Hey that’s awesome I’m really glad to hear you were able to bring it back to life! I plan on buying a Pax, and wanted to get your best recommendations for cleaning? Is that normal or is the material done? ;>(. Do your readers a HUGE favor and inform them that Ploom will not warranty ANY PRODUCT purchased online. Is that normal? Sorry for my bad english and greetings from Germany, Chris. PAX 2 Pusher is a tool designed for the users of PAX 2. I think it’s the mouth piece. Good post. So I’ve been using the Pax a little and I found it was ok but a lot less vapor than expected…I tried the trick in this article (though I used two Pax screens one flat and one bent to make a spring to hold it down), and the difference is night and day. Don’t tell them to contact Ploom because the “Ploominatti” apparently don’t know how to read, and will reply with a boilerplate ‘sorry, no warranty’, regardless of whether or not you ask for one. Hi, I just got my pax, I’m wondering, what is the best way to inhale from my pax? Thanks Bud. I love it!! I think problem is mouth piece. ok thanks bro, but i kNow this might be dumb but How do i know when the bud is done? I’m getting good results by packing fresh herb in the oven first, then finishing with “spent” herb, already run through. Puffco Peak Pro Review: the Best Gets Better, Boundless Terp Pen XL Cleaning Guide & Tips, DaVinci IQ2 Cleaning and Maintenance Guide, Order ships from our warehouses in Canada - no delays at customs. How do you keep it packed? Galvanized anything is a huge no-no; galvanizing is usually referring to Zinc coated steel and after welding galvanized steel as much as I have I can say it will most certainly poison you and cause “zinc fume fever” and can be toxic at higher doses. I’ve always wondered if the brass and stainless pipes and screens, might be worse for you than the actual substance being burned. It could possibly discolor the mouthpiece itself yes. Just ordered the Pax and haven’t tried it or any Vap yet….odd after 49 years of the other method of ingestion. I wish you did show a smoke session in the video like you have with others just so I could get a better idea of how long you have to draw and the quality of the vapor but I trust your words. Depending on how fine your herb is ground up the amount needed to fill the chamber ranges from 0.3g to 0.4g. It’s unbelievable…on the very first hit I could feel it in the back of my throat and it produced a lot more vapor. Brand new Pax2 and I cannot get vapor/ smoke. I like your direct honesty! First anchor screen by pushing down on end opposite chimney hole and lightly pushing down hole end. You can also experiment with how tightly you pack your herb in the oven, try a few different things and see if it helps at all. I just bought a Pax and I’m reading and watching all your instructional videos before I start using it. Any input or suggestions you might have would be appreciated. Hey I haven’t tried that I just mentally figured it wouldn’t work as well, maybe I’ll give it a shot soon just to see what happens. Material should be some blackish in with various shades of brown, remove this and save. There are tons of fake paxes out there. Maybe you can help me. It’s ground and packed good but still no smoke or vapor on exhale…but it works! You should license it now while you can !!! I’ve just recently bought the Pax and am now trying to for the first time. hey if you have a genuine one and it’s defective Ploom will replace it under warranty, i would contact their support. ive tried the second screen and all the temp setting. Was the Pax or a new water pipe. Before vaping, you need to know how to pack a vaporizer, such as the Pax 2. Then pinch off a little and smash it between 2 fingers making a powder. I love this idea since I’m all about conserving. For best results it’s recommended to vape the entire chamber in one session, but you can still get good results shutting it off in the middle of a sesh and saving the rest for later. thanks for all the great tips. I have read the reviews and comments and I think I am doing it right. I made a decision to [try vaping]. Packed it and set it at red. The “screen” in this vape is not really a screen at all, it doesn’t have any holes in it so there’s nowhere for material to go no matter how fine it is. Frustrated, decided to drop another $250 on a new one today at local smoke shop. Use middle temp. The mouthpiece hole is too restricting. Step 2: Follow steps described in this post for best results. I used the pax for the first time last night and it did that. Hold the button down to enter the PAX 2 temperature control mode. This leaves me to my other dilemma… I now have two Pax. Featuring an intuitive user interface, technology that preserves your herb and battery life, an all-in-one form factor and dense, pure vapor, the PAX 2 is a joy to use. Would the .045 holes be small or too big?…. Just pack some herb then tamp it down, pack a bit more and tamp it down. Here is our list of the top Pax 2 accessories that we think you should check out 1. My only concern is wouldn’t using the added screen technically void the warranty? Then it occurred to me, why not give the old gal one more chance. This post only mentions that pipe screen and the pax screen as you know is flat and not U-shaped so would it work the same or is there an alternative method? Try grinding your herbs up really fine, pack either full or half-full (using screen method) but make sure you pack it fairly tight, then take long, slow draws and you should get better results. There are times when I want to use it discreetly without any smell. I used the pax yesterday for the first time and it was AMAZING. I just opened my pax and it (when turned in for the 1st time) smells funny. I have been wanting a Pax 2 for a while now ( to replace my VaporBlunt 2) and was was thoroughly convinced when my daughter and her girlfriend bought one and started raving about how much they love theirs! Also the vapour has no taste. When laid flat the Pax 2 shows blue. If you use the screen, which is normal hardware cloth, at those temps. The manual is not laminated. A lot of Pax 2 Dry Herb Vaporizers users are unhappy with the screen system in the chamber so Pax Labs offers the sandwich and pusher … I tried the screen trick and am now getting twice as dense a vapor with less herb. Hey please watch my new PAX 2 vs. Allow me to say first, thanks so much for your advice, it is very informative. Decided I wanted something portable (car friendly) instead anyway. Hey Bud, how do you suggest people verify that their Pax is real? If you’re using very finely ground up material and packing it correctly you should roughly 20 good draws from a full packing and approx. I bought my pax about 2 months ago direct from ploom. Wasn’t sold day 1. I’ve been following your reviews for a while. Dont buy fakes! Newvape even sells one with a vented oven lid now! Definitely let me know if they get back to you and help you out. This means my bong is 3 to 5 TIMES more efficient! Thanks for any input on this. The PAX 2/3 Pusher is an accessory for your PAX 2 or 3 that allows the oven to heat the material more evenly during vaporization. 1x week? i have cleaned it even though its new bc in the beginning while it was working it tasted really and i mean REALLY bad. While my new unit was busy charging, I decided to google ” issues with Pax”. Heats up even nice brown but very little vape. This should have been called "get a pusher & 3D screen to improve your pax2 " Followed a very helpful link on YouTube, gave her all I had…and WaLa…my girl was back in business. My question begins the same as elit923, add to that, even after following your directions I only get about 5 pulls with vapor. sent back to ploom & got new & improved…toke on. Hey thanks for posting and I’m really glad you’re diggin the vape now, stay up! Please tell me how can I do? Ok…so I did this a** backwards, but I swear I thought my Pax was on the fritz, which I have had a couple of years. I have discovered a “sandwich” you can buy for your pax which is a permanent titanium screen and a titanium top-plate for doing half loads. Should I have lubricated before I even started using it? Hey Tony yes the Solo is pretty good for home use but I’m actually reviewing a new model now called the Firefly that could end up being better for this purpose, should have my review posted within a week or so. When it comes to packing I see in the pix you have it just covering the base. Thank you so much for any help/advice you can offer! Doing a lot of camping with no AC plugs available. i have messaged ploom about this but i think they’re off for the holidays. I want to be able to try it first. I got a counterfeit, had issues with it, and actually talked (by email) with someone at Pax who told me someways to spot a counterfeit. It is not clear in your videos if you always have the pax screen in the bottom against the oven. Thanks for the resource. My immediate reaction was “this thing is awesome”…but only after a few [draws] i felt like they were totally fading. thanks again. Also, after a full charge and 2 pack sessions should I re-charge or wait until the battery is more used? How can so many people be so wrong? Sometimes after the first. It’s also very important that the vape is clean and there’s no residue around the bottom screen in the oven. Bud, thank you much. I usually use the back end of my Volcano brush to pack my herbs in the oven, but you can really use anything, the back of a pen works too. It only seems to stick when I depress slowly and carefully. I find that you should pack tightly, not lightly pack. every session I clean up with ISO and pax lube the mouthpiece/connecter. Vape it up! I [feel more effects], for longer and feel more satisfied than before. Question: How much material do I need to use with this vape? Thanks man. When you pull from it you need to take long, slow draws and I recommend the medium heat setting for best results. Just started vaping and immediately purchased the pax upon recommendation. Cook on 2 to start then 3 for the second half. Same question, but with a different vaporizer. Also, in terms of packed ovens, how often do you recommend cleaning? You can use the lid to firmly tamp down the contents of the oven. On a scale from 1-10 what’s tha highest amount of vapor does pax give ? Unfortunately, i couldn’t get it to work. This should help the last effect you mentioned also, right now you’re getting too high of a ratio of hot air to vapor so it feels harsher than it should be. I was using the Pax for about a week and it was working very good, but then i got some different herb and it hasnt been vaping it fully like it was doing before. Yes you can mix it. What do you think the problem is. I was an active [J enthusiast] (around 8 a day, for a cost of about 75 bucks a week) and at first, I was kinda disappointed with the Pax. Bud, Thanks. There should be a barcode on the side of the box, outside, with the serial number on it. I was told with the new finish on it it’s not something I have to worry about. Noshit. and so is it Rest in Pax for Pax at that point then? Any suggestions? Thanks for the reply, hope you’re having a nice holiday season, Do you also put a screen on the bottom of the chamber of just on top as seen on above picture, The screen at the bottom of the chamber is the one the vape comes with, it looks more like a metal plate than a screen but that one goes at the bottom regardless if you use this top screen or not. The build-up was to the point that I would have to clean the Pax after every use because the vape pipe would be clogged. Sometimes my Pax works without much odor, and other times it smells a lot. Have others said this? Return the oven screen to the oven by laying one end furthest from the vapor pathway and gently laying in the screen the rest of the way. Great information! I don’t have a metal screen at the moment, could I I just use tin foil? Would you recommend these screens, if so what size? What’s your average charge life? Intelligent, communicative, straightforward, understandable, and very well presented. I bought my Pax about a year ago. I didn’t think to grind my herb 1st and I held the mouth peice down for 10-15 seconds before releasing. Which one do you think would be best? Any advice? Hey that should work as long as it breaks your material down to the consistency of coarse sand or smaller. For really thick deep draws you should ream out the plastic mouthpiece hole to the size of the metal tube inside it. Keep up the good work! Hey it’s normal for the screen to pop out a millimeter or two, I wouldn’t worry about it not being completely snug against the bottom, you actually get better airflow when it’s not. What you want to do is bend up the edges of the screen so that it creates somewhat of a U shape – you can try bending it around a pencil to keep the curve uniform. I just left them a message. And how dry does tha flower have to be. Is there any use for that stuff? Discreet, ultra portable. As soon as the oven becomes a bit full of the loose pack the heating efficiency is greatly reduced. Hey Bud, just purchased my pax on 4/23/14 from an authorized pax retailer here in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. It’s the best thing to run around with as well as on the balcony. I can adjust the ratio of fresh to spent to accommodate my needs of the moment (solo, sharing, etc.). Hey you will get visible vapor from this unit, that shouldn’t be smoke. The comments section is now closed on this page – please visit the forum if you have any questions or need advice! One other thing you could try is making the outlet hole on the mouthpiece a little bigger with a small drill or screwdriver, but I would recommend buying a second mouthpiece and trying it on that in case it doesn’t work out. How about the Ariza extreme Q? I’m referring to concentrated herb that comes in a lump you scrape and then vape the granules. Extra screw included to use the pusher with a stock lid. 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