Dab rigs usually resemble small bongs. While they can vary in size, they say smaller is generally better for efficiency and effectiveness
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The Nail AKA The banger
Similar to a bowl for a bong, a nail or banger fits into a dab rig and is where dabs are vaporized for inhalation. The standard banger, which has a bucket shape. Nails need to withstand high temperatures, so they are made out of quartz, borosilicate, ceramic, or titanium. Nails have different joint sizes, where it slides into the dab rig: If your rig has a 14mm stem, you’ll need a 14mm nail. They also have male and female connections—you’ll need a male nail for a female rig, and vice versa.
A carb cap is basically a lid. It too needs to be made from heat resistant material. The purpose of the carb cap is to lower the pressure in the banger to make the vaporising process more efficient.