To Blow Glass Pipes at Home, you have to pull the point of the 50-millimeter base wall glass piece away from the torch flame. After that, put the 50-millimeter base wall piece of glass into the torch slowly so that the glass does not crack. You need to keep the glass hot and spinning the whole time or it may crack from the temperature difference. You must spin the glass piece using your fingers until it is glowing red hot. You should ensure to keep your arms and shoulders steady to keep the glass heating evenly.
When the glass gets a soupy consistency on the edge where you are warming it, you can keep your arms steady and gently pull it. Then, Turn the glass piece upside down so that the bottom piece of glass hangs. You have to gravity to help you in stretching the bottom glass piece from the top base piece. Next, adjust your torch flame to a cutting tip. Forth, cut the glass piece at the edge where the glass strand meets the base wall glass piece.
After that, cut a hole in the end of the second piece of glass tube with placing the tip into the torch flame. Then, you can round the end of the glass tube that you are using for your pipe with turning it in the flame of the torch on the cut edge to smooth it out. Next, hang the glass piece once it starts getting thicker with a bubble to allow gravity to straighten the tube out. You need to Blow in the end of the tube so that the end of the glass tube becomes rounded. You must Put the glass piece back into the torch and allow it to be positioned at an opposite angle.
Forth, let the pipe to cool slightly and blow a few light breaths into it. After that, let the bubble to continue forming in the end of the glass piece while turning it in the torch flame. Then, let the glass piece to cool slightly and blow a few breaths into it to make the end of the pipe more round. Next, warm the 6-millimeter piece of glass in the torch flame while warming the tip of the base glass piece. Forth, Insert the 6-millimeter glass piece into the base glass piece center on the rounded part and press it through.
After that, align the glass piece in the torch flame in the specific spot you would like the mouthpiece to be. You should turn it while staying away from the glass tube. Then, Turn the pipe while the glass is thickening into a glob-like consistency. You can Take the glass pipe away from the flame torch and hang it upside down when allowing gravity to pull the pipe to make a stem for the glass piece. Next, let the pipe to cool when pulling it away from the torch so that it does not form ripples on the outside.
Forth, break the 6-millimeter piece of glass off the end of the base glass piece. After that, you must round the edge of the glass piece where you broke off the 6-millimeter piece of glass with turning it in the torch flame. Then, select an even side of the glass piece to make a bowl and apply the glass piece to the torch flame at the end where your bowl will be. You have to continue to rotate the glass piece in the flame. You need to set the torch to cut.
Next, Place your punching piece into the glass piece and allow it to sink for about two seconds. You must remove the punching piece. You need to put the glass piece back in the torch flame. Forth, Take the glass piece out of the flame and use the punching piece again to form the bowl of the glass piece. After that, put a flat side directly on the opposite side of the bowl to allow for the glass piece to sit steady when laying on a flat surface.
You should put the glass piece in the torch flame on the side you are using as the flat side to heat it up. Then, Take the pipe out of the flame and press the side onto a flat metal material to press the flat side into the pipe. Next, make a carburetor on the glass piece with heating up the side of the glass piece next to the bowl. With using a punching tool, you can punch a small hole in the side. You have to Place the metal punching tool in the bowl of the pipe to give resistance so that the bowl will not warp once melting the side for the carburetor hole.
Forth, Use tongs to hold the pipe upside down by the bowl and keep them clamped while turning the glass in the torch. You need to Heat the glass at the place where you want the stem of the pipe to start. You must turn the glass while heating to soften it so it can be pulled apart. You should keep the flame at the end of the stem to warm it up. You can use a punching tool to make a hole in the stem so that smoke can be sucked through.
You have to keep rotating the glass piece in the torch flame to make sure that it is warmed correctly and rounded out evenly. You need to Place the glass piece in a curing oven when you are finished cutting it.