Originally Posted by Scoop
toothpick. all the way through. falling ash doesn't affect the flavor as youre vaporizing nicotine, glycerin and flavorings (ash wont vaporize and change the taste of the bowl). obviously way too much ash is going to interfere with heat management and you still need to ash the coal.
works better for getting bigger hits as you allow more free flowing air
thats if you have packed it right, if you pack it too lose the ash can go all the way through easily and give a bad taste, at least is smaller hookahs
but as long as you do it right your good to go