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Old May 26th, 2009, 08:06 PM
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Default Re: Water going up stem, wtf!

Originally Posted by thetallest View Post
Yeah, that happened to me before. Like many have already said, it's probably the purge valve. The ball bearing in mine got stuck. I went to purge the smoke and I blew really hard but nothing came out. Instead, water went all the way up to my bowl, and I heard a hissing sound as it got up to the coals. Needless to say my session was ruined;
wet tobacco + extinguished coals =
its even worse when you get water up to the tobacco but you dont kill your coals, it tastes really horrid

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