Puffco Proxy Review & Guide - The Power of Peak Pro in a hand-sized Pipe.
The word Puffco has without no doubt been highly associated with innovation. Therefore, it come as no surprise when they introduced "The Proxy". The new generation of pipes where traditional glass meets technology and the best from the vaporizer world.
Looking for a unique and customizable modular dual vaping experience? Look no further than the Puffco Proxy! This innovative device allows you to tailor your vaping session with a variety of compatible Puffco accessories and third-party artist glass. Powered by our cutting-edge 3D Chamber technology, the Proxy provides four precise heated temperature settings for the ultimate in flavor and vapor production. Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned pro, the Puffco Proxy is sure to deliver an unforgettable experience. Find out why in the video below!
Puffco Proxy Features
- For Concentrate Only ( Dry Herb Chamber coming soon )
- Modular Attachable to Different Glassware
- 30 Second heat up time
- 90 minute re-charge
- LED light feedback
- Easy to Clean
- Compatible with third-party artist glass
For those in the know, Puffco is the go-to brand for top-of-the-line dabbing devices. The company has made a name for itself with cutting-edge technology and a commitment to innovation, and their latest release, the Puffco Proxy, is no different. The Proxy is a sleek and modern take on the classic pipe we all seen before, with a modular design that makes it easy to customize and use. With the Proxy modular design "everything is a pipe" and we can expect all kinds of imaginary pipes to attach the device to in the near future. Puffco has already released the Bub pipe that adds water function to the Proxy experience.
The Proxy Vapour Quality
The quality and taste is superb but while many would dislike the idea of a dab hit without water, the Proxy is actually surprisingly smooth on the throat and compared to the big brother “The Peak Pro” then you can expect a much gentler hit the Puffco Proxy.
What material can you use with the Proxy?
As for now, The Puffco Proxy can only be used with concentrates, but rest assured! The company is already working on a dry herb chamber that will be available soon taking this pipe to even higher levels on the vaporizer market.
How to use the Proxy?
Download The Proxy User Manual here 👈
- Start by charging your device before using it, the proxy takes roughly 90 minutes to charge. Hold the button down for 3 seconds to turn on the device.
- The proxy features four unique heat settings. Blue represents the lowest and white represents the hottest setting.
- To toggle between settings, single click on the device.
- Cold load the proxy before heating up and be careful not to over pack to avoid leakage into the base.
- Place the carb cap on the top of the chamber and press down snug then double click to initiate heat up.
- Pulsing light indicates that the device is heating up and it takes approximately 30 seconds to fully heat.
- When ready, the device will flash and vibrate three times.
- Now, hold the device upright and vertical during use and inhale gently for maximum vapor production.
- Double-click to boost which increases heat and extends your session.
- Do not initiate heat up more than four times consecutively.
- Be sure to clean your chamber and carb cap after each use by wipe the chamber gently in a circular motion and avoid applying excessive force or pressure when cleaning.
- Make sure contents are still warm while cleaning as this will help avoid potential issues that may reduce the life of the chamber.
- For full cleaning guide, please keep reading this article.
- Triple clicking will show you your remaining battery life percentage.
- To lock the device down in between uses, hold the button down for 3 seconds.
How to clean the Proxy pipe?
Clean your proxy regularly to maintain an optimal experience. Be sure that the device is cooled down before disassembling and cleaning. Do not handle the base chamber or glass while hot.
For a light cleaning, use a cotton swab dipped in 90 isopropyl alcohol to remove any residue as needed. Gently cleaning the gold contact points between the chamber and base will also help avoid potential connection issues. To remove the tether, gently pull back to dislodge the jacket from the housing rib of the chamber. Pull back from the other ribs until the jacket comes off completely . For a deep cleaning, fully submerge the chamber and 90 isopropyl alcohol for 20 to 30 minutes. Remember, do not handle or clean the chamber while still hot. The tether and carb cap can also be soaked for a deep cleaning, be mindful that isopropyl alcohol often causes silicone to expand but not to worry, it will shrink back to a perfect fit. After soaking, allow the chamber to fully dry before use since isopropyl alcohol is highly flammable. To reattach the tether, align one of the open slots on the underside with the chamber's housing rib and push down until fully seated. When reinserting align the three prongs on the chamber with the base, do not force the chamber this can cause irreversible damage.
Remove the glass and chamber, gently clean the gold contact points and air path of the base using a cotton swab dipped in isopropyl alcohol. Do not flood or soak the base and keep the usb port dry and free of alcohol water or dust. Make sure that the base is completely seated inside the glass attachment when reinstalling for optimal sealing.
Carefully remove the glass from the base and submerge the glass in isopropyl alcohol. Avoid using any other cleaning solutions or abrasive materials to clean the glass, soaking will be sufficient After soaking, rinse clean with water, make sure it's thoroughly rinsed prior to use. Allow glass to fully dry before reattaching to the base be careful not to slide the glass to avoid scratching, use our proxy travel pack for support.
The Proxy Pros and Cons
The Proxy is definitely the only one of its kind, however let us look at the pros and cons:
- Ceramic chamber
- The 3D heating technology provides amazing flavor
- Compatible with third-party artist glass
- The four temperature settings are easy to memorize
- One button, easy to use
- Fast USB-C charging
- Easy to clean
- No solution for dry herb vaping (yet, this is coming soon)
- Battery life could be improved as the Proxy needs to be charged after 15 hits.
- Missing precise temperature control
What's included with The Proxy?
1 x Puffco Proxy Base
1 x Carry Case
1 x Chamber
1 x Glass ( Hand blown may vary in size )
1 x Cable
1 x Dual Tools
1 x Loading Tool
Final Words Puffco Proxy
The Puffco proxy is without doubt an amazing and unique product that connects the old school with the new school. So next time you feel like having a pipe hit then don't go completely old school, get yourself a Proxy and enjoy the best of both worlds!
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