Author: Michelle Janikian

Choosing the Best Strains to Process for Solventless Extraction

When it comes to choosing the best strains to process for solventless extraction, there’s a lot to consider. Both the strain and the outright quality of your bud will greatly impact your end results, so knowing the key indicators of cannabis quality and which strains work best will pay dividends down the line. In this guide we’ll show you what to look for when selecting the best cannabis for rosin pressing. Trichomes Solventless extraction is all about separating trichomes from the plant materials. That makes it important to select strains with the highest trichome count possible as the more...

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December’s Rosin Tech Reserve Drop Brings Exotic Collabs and a First Exclusive

Can you believe it’s only been a month and change since our very first Rosin Tech Reserve drop? On the one hand, it almost seems like yesterday (especially for our lab techs who have been working tirelessly to perfect our hand-selected batches of these terp-stacked strains). On the other hand, your rosin supplies are likely running pretty low right about now. Hopefully you ordered last week when our December drop went live for just 24 hours! If you missed out, fear not: Rosin Tech Reserve is set to serve up a second round of our latest trio of our...

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Waxon, Waxoff with Skilletools

No serious dabber or solventless rosin maker’s toolbox is complete without a quality set of dab tools. Manipulating concentrates with ease is a vital aspect of the dabbing game, and when it comes to choosing the right tools for the job we recommend Skilletools for their excellent quality and well priced dab tools. One of our most popular offerings is the Skilletools Waxon, so, let’s take a look at this killer dabber, and also some other available options. Skilletools Waxon The Skilletools Waxon is a versatile dual purpose dab tool constructed from high quality stainless steel. It’s large size...

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The Best Rosin Heat Plates

Rosin heat plates are easily the most important part of your rosin press. They handle all the heat and pressure of solventless rosin making, so it’s critical to be using the highest quality plates available, like our industry leading RTP press plates. Heat Plates For Rosin Press: Durability Your heat plates take the brunt of the punishment when it comes to pressing solventless rosin, and a key consideration with quality heat plates is long term durability. Countless applications of intense pressure and heat takes its toll, so investing in some heavy duty aluminum plates with real build quality is...

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The Benefits of Pressing at a Low Temp

Temperature is a key aspect of successful solventless rosin pressing, and shooting for lower temps can significantly improve the clarity and flavor of your end product. So, let’s take a look at the benefits of pressing at a low temp.  The Importance of Temperature Applying the correct temperature range to your particular starting material will make or break your end product. That’s why top rosin makers are fastidious about nailing their temps. Often however, the perfect temperature to create beautifully clear, potent, and full flavored rosin is lower than you might think.  Rosin Temperature: Standard Temps Consistently hitting correct...

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