Bong is expensive. It’s not always possible for a man of meager income to set money apart to buy a glass or multi-chamber bong. These days even buying a straight bong can be an exorbitant affair. There are many kinds of bongs available in the market but if you can’t afford one, don’t worry we have a way out for you — homemade bong.

Along with the multiple kinds of bongs which are available in the market there is another type of bong which is less talked about. It is the homemade bong and easily made in a home by using simple household things like a plastic bottle, a pen pipe, aluminum foil, etc.

What is a Bong?

Bong is a filtration device which is used to smoke cannabis and other substances.

Bongs enhance the quality of smoking a weed. A joint cannot give you the high you get from a bong. When you smoke through a joint, you inhale the smoke of the paper as well-but with bongs things are different. Bongs enhance the quality of smoking by filtering the smoke through water. There are many kinds of bongs available in the market for smoking pleasures. For instance straight bongs, gravity bongs, water bongs, carburetor bongs, Percolator bongs, and many others.

What is a Homemade Bong – Explained By Redstorm Scientific

Apart from the fact that you can’t afford it, there are other scenarios in which you would prefer a homemade bong.

Maybe you are someone who has recently heard about the bongs, and before you spend your money on them, you want to try them.

Maybe you are a pro bong smoker, and your glass bong just smashed into pieces, now you have some weed left, but you have no bong.

In the scenarios mentioned above when you need a bong but you don’t have one — you can make a bong yourself. Yes, you heard it right. You can make a bong for your cannabis yourself. Such a bong is known as a homemade bong.

Making a homemade bong yourself is effortless and not rocket science. It is rather easy to make it. Making a homemade bong is economical, and one can save a lot of money by making a bong himself.

Smoking through a bong is healthier because the water filters the impurities present in the weed. But as the THC of marijuana is not water-soluble, so you don’t lose your hit Making a bong is pretty simple and economical.

You just need a few household things, and you are good to go.

Making a homemade bong

Guide to Make a Simple Homemade Bong

One is always busy in today’s era. Nowadays people don’t have time to try anything in detail, and for this reason, we can save plenty of our time by making a simple and easy to use a bong.


To make a simple bong you will need.

A plastic bottle — if you can find a bigger plastic bottle than usual it is cool because the bigger the bottle the more prominent the hit you will experience.

A pen pipe — A pen pipe is an excellent material for making a stem of the bong. To make the stem of the simple bong pen pipe is the best choice.

Scissors — you will need scissors to make a hole in the bottle.

Duck tape — you will need the duck tape to make the plastic bottle airs tight.

Pen — you will need a pen to poke a hole through the bottle for the stem.

Procedure of Making a Homemade Simple Bong

Now let’s get to the real task. Let’s make a perfect homemade bong.

Step 1: First hold the plastic bottle in your hand and with your pen poke a hole in the bottle near its neck to make a carb.

plastic bottle

Step 2: After making a carb, poke another but a bigger hole in the bottle in middle to penetrate the stem or a pen pipe into it.

bong pipe

Step 3: When you are done making holes in the bottle get your pen pipe ready. Then slowly penetrate it into the middle hole of the bottle. This way the stem of the bong will be made.

bong pen pipe

Step 4: After you make the down stem of a bong, fold some aluminum foil and wrap it around the wide end of the pen pipe. This will be used as a bowl.

Step 5: The next step is all about making your bong airtight. Make sure your bong is airtight after you complete the whole procedure of forming the down stem. You can make it sealed with duck tape. Just wrap the duck tape around the bottle in such a way that all the holes which you have poked in the container are covered.

And that was all. Yes, it is. We have just made a homemade bong and a perfect one indeed.

Have a smoke through your Homemade Bong.

beautiful homemade bong

We have just made a beautiful homemade bong now it’s a time of check if its working fine?

For that:

  • Open the cork of the bottle and fill one-fourth of the bottle with water.
  • Now pack a bowl by placing your weed in the aluminum foil.
  • Place your finger on the carb and your mouth on the bottle  After packing the bowl and filling the bottle with water.
  • Now light the bowl and let the bottle filled with smoke.
  • After you see that there is enough smoke in the bottle get your finger off the carb and inhale the smoke.
  • If the bottle is bigger you will get an instant hit and high.

See it’s that easy to make a homemade bong.

Bongs are expensive, and honestly, you don’t need to buy them if you can make a perfect homemade bong. It requires a little training and dedication to make a perfect homemade bong.

We can make different kinds of bongs at home. If you are not a lover of a simple bong, then we can make a gravity bong also known as water bong.

How to Make a Homemade Gravity Bong?

Making a bong at home is simple. There is no rocket science behind it. All it takes a little dedication and skill, and you are good to go. We have discussed in detail about the making of a simple bong now we shall be discussing the making of a gravity bong at home.

gravity bong

Step 1: To make a gravity bong at home, you will need a bigger bottle because we shall cut the bottle in half. While making a gravity bong, make sure that you pick a bottle which has a wide bottom because we will use the bottom for water.

Step 2: After having your desired bottle with you, cut it in half. After cutting the bottle in half fill the wide end of the container with water.

Step 3: Now we are left with the other half of the bottle, and we will make a bowl out of it. To make a bowl remove the cork of the bottle and In its place wrap an aluminum foil.

Step 4: Wrap the aluminum foil on the mouthpiece of the bottle. Poke little holes into the foil so smoke can spread into the bottle.

Step 5: Then make the bowl out of the bottle submerge the smaller part of the bottle into its larger part.

Step 6: Now that the smaller part of the bottle submerged into the larger one which is filled with water. Place some cannabis in the bowl, light them and slowly lift the part with the bowl.

Step 7: While raising the smaller part of the bottle, remove the aluminum foil and then place your mouth on the mouthpiece of the container and that’s it. Inhale the smoke and get the instant high.

One can always entertain the idea of smoking a weed if one has a perfect Bong. To get your desired bong, you don’t ever need to go online for its shopping. Making a bong at home is much easier and more economical. It takes a little practice. Be dedicated to this procedure of making a homemade bong, so you never have to buy it.

If you are smart, you can make a variety of bongs at home. The material one needs to make a homemade bong is cheap, and one can get it in the supermarket easily.

Bongs are mostly expensive because they are made from a variety of materials like glass, ceramic, metal and bamboo. They come in various designs too, and because of these designs, they are high maintenance.

There is always a danger that a bong will smash into pieces ( especially if it’s a glass bong ) and to counter that danger it is important to make the bongs at home. You can create as many bongs as you want if you are creative. You can make a simple bong, and you can make a gravity bong and what not. Just be dedicated to the bong making procedure, and after a while, all the talent which is necessary to make a bong will come naturally to you.

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Jennifer Kurtz studied medicine at the New Jersey School of Medicine (Rutgers). She is passionate about developing her knowledge of Cannabis, Nootropics, Kratom, and nutritional supplements. In addition to attending medical webinars and conferences, she loves to write research-based articles for magazines, healthcare professionals, and medical agencies.