Q: How do I choose between Standard and Hands-Free units?


A: Choosing between Standard and Hands-Free vaporizers is personal preference, as each method has its benefits. The way in which the Whip Handpiece connects to the heater is the main difference between Standard and Hands-Free units.



Vaporbrothers vapor box desktop vaporizer standard 120V


Standard Features:

The user holds the Whip up to the heater while they inhale, and pulls it away between draws.

  • Our original glass on glass design.
  • Easy to rotate around while taking a draw to get an even browning of the organic botanical blends.
  • Glass stays relatively cool.
  • Can be used (in hands-on fashion) on Hands-Free vaporizers as well.
  • Standard vaporizers have a smooth round at the tip of the heater glass.

    Close Up View of the Standard Heating Element

    Standard Whip is smooth and clear with no markings.

    Close Up View of the Standard Whip


    Vaporbrothers vapor box desktop vaporizer hands-free 120V


    Hands-Free Features:

    Ground Glass Whip stays connected to the heat source without having to hold it in place.

  • Preferred by newcomers 2:1
  • Requires you to stir the organic botanical blends to get even browning of the blends.
  • Tip can become very hot during use - Beware.
  • Whip can be left on the heater for long term.
  • Grants you an extra hand (The main point)
  • Cannot be used in Hands-Free mode on a Standard model vaporizer.

  • Note: All Standard (or Regular) accessories are compatible with the Hands-Free vaporizer. (i.e. Standard Whip Handpiece, Regular Fancy Whip, Mini Whip, and Aromabulb.) Hands-Free Whips are not intended for use with Standard vaporizers.

    Hands Free vaporizers have this ground glass taper on the tip of the heater.

    Close Up View of the Hands Free Heating Element

    The Hands Free Whip has a ground glass connection and a red HOT emblem.

    Close Up View of the Hands Free Whip Tip



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