Originally Posted by GodSmoke
Peace, I live in the bronx on the 3rd. I brought my vortex on st. Marks place in the village for ten bucks. But since I am a nakhla fan I mostly use my egyptians that I get in little egypt in queens. I also get my tobacco there dirt cheap. Not to bash hookah hookah tobacco but I can't stand it I just threw out a jar of peach cobbler flavor. We are blessed to live in NYC I know a place in brooklyn that sells all brass hookahs wholesale.
have you tried nakhla in the vortex, especially if you do a lose sprinkle it up to the rim and then tap it down and flatten it lightly to the top of the spier it smokes really well and doesnt need much heat management, uses a bit more tobacco but you can smoke it a bit longer too