Author: Ben Whalen

How To Pack Filter Bags: Are you doing it right?

Picking out the right size filter bag is important, equally important is how to pack your filter bags. If you don’t know how to select the right filter bag, take a look at our past article. Once you’ve selected the right filter bag for the material you’re working with, you’re ready to begin packing. Let’s start with general rules: >Don’t over pack your filter bags. This means don’t pack in so much material that you are unable to pre-press or flatten your bags. If the bag is over packed and tight you run the risk of bursting your filter...

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How To Make Rosin

1. Getting Started – Prep work To make rosin, you can use dry flowers/trim, dry sift/kief, or bubble hash. Regardless of your starting material, the process is the same – apply pressure and heat to create an organic, solvent free cannabis oil. In addition to your plant material, you’ll need parchment paper, micron filter bags, a collection tool, and your rosin press. Rosin Tech Filter Bags When pressing whole flowers, filter bags are optional, but for any other material you need to use a micron filter bag. The smaller the micron rating number, the tighter the filter and the...

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Rosin Tech Major Keys: How To Choose Your Filter Bags

So, you’ve got some flower you want to press?  Or is it hash?  Or Dry Sift Kief?  Don’t worry, with a wide range of micron sizes Rosin Tech has filter bags for all your extraction needs.  Choosing the right filter bag is actually quite simple and will help increase yields as well as quality. Let’s start with the basics.  The lower the micron size (i.e. 25u,) the smaller the holes in the bag which will allow less plant material through. The higher the micron (i.e. 220u,) the larger the holes in the bag, which can allow more plant material...

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Rosin Major Keys: Time and Temp

There’s an old saying: “What you put in, is what you get out.” The same is true for Rosin production. This means that your starting material will always be the biggest factor in the quality of Rosin.  However, there are certain tricks of the trade that will elevate your extracts to a whole new level. In this article we will be focusing on the temperature of your plates and the length of press.  With all things Cannabis related there are several different factors at play, like the quality of starting material and quality/tonnage of the press you’re using. It’s...

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