Originally Posted by moraleclipseX
is 23" considered a mini?
I guess so... don't listen to the heightist people. Regardless of it's application to other fields of life bigger does not mean better in hookahs. My nour has a smaller stem gauge than my KM and I love my nour.
If you plug the ports well then the smoke should be just as good. If you really want a single hose (which is a good idea) then go for the trimetal. Ice chambers don't do anything that ice in the base can't do and are just extra money and bulk when transporting the stem.