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Old July 6th, 2009, 07:25 PM
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All i've been smoking is starbuzz and now I put in a order and i'm getting some starbuzz and al fakher. I was just wondering how much of a difference it will be to properly manage the heat for al fakher, I know starbuzz can take a good amount of heat but i'm not sure about al fakher.

I am going to be using a vortex bowl and coconaras hopefully I don't burn most of it.
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Old July 6th, 2009, 07:27 PM
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Al Fakher doesn't require that much heat management. It's just as easy as starbuzz. Just leave 3-4 coals in triangle/square formation and flip/ash them when needed. Also rotate if using 3 coals.
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Old July 6th, 2009, 08:17 PM
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with al fakher i always do the cronic hookah coal pattern and just use any kind of square coals always gets nice clouds
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Old July 7th, 2009, 07:57 AM
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I use two coconut coals and a windcover (off and on) for a vortex bowl .. this is my preferred setup at the moment ..

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Old July 7th, 2009, 08:04 AM
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Default Re: Heat management

Its a lot harder smoking AF for me atm, it can take a lot of heat, but theys always a tingling sensation at the back of my throat

I use 3 coconara's on a vortex for it
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Old July 7th, 2009, 08:15 AM
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for AF i just use 1 layer of regular foil and 2 coconaras on small phunnel. I pop on the windcover to get it going then take it off.

for AF with a heavy duty or 2 layers, I would just throw on 3 naras.

i'm not a fan of vortex because it wastes a little more shisha and I don't have time for 2 hour sessions
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i smoke AF for the last 3 years, it can take alot of abuse from bad managment good to learn with. i normally use between 1 1/2 for a small reg, bowl and 2-3 for a vortex bowl. three kings ql's
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