I just got mine today from John. It seems like a good hose. I'm a little disappointed that it's a lot more stiff than the KM hose I use now. It's alright though, I suppose it's a trade-off since it's completely washable.
It being a new hose and all though it has a subtle new-rubber taste. I expected that the taste would go away as I smoked, but it didn't. I was smoking AF Cardamom which is a more delicate flavor to begin with and I'm sure that didn't help. So I was wondering if there's something I could do to get rid of that rubber taste.
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