Originally Posted by oSPANNERo
Wait... wha? So are you looking to build one all DIY or are you looking at specific models? I don't think I have seen very many copper ones out there. They tend to be brass and/or stainless. As for aluminum... they tend to be a bit more "Modern" than what is favored here and are generally made in china with not the most TLC.
But this is IMHO... YMMV
I do belive its copper, it might be brass, the thing is i had an aluminium one but the glass broke, so i bought a new hookah, and its so diferent, just asking what would be better