The Evolution of Extraction

Meet the all new PX1 v2017... The Evolution of Extraction The industry's most ergonomic and efficient extractor design, 24" x 36" footprint for maximum use of limited lab space, material column sight glasses for increased process control, solvent tank inner coil for the fastest cooling possible, nickel stacked and electropolished welds for maximum [...]

How are BHO Wax, Shatter, Oil, and Other Extracts Made?

BHO refers to "butane hash oil", which is cannabis oil extract made via light hydrocarbon solvents such as butane, propane or a mix of both. Making quality BHO is multi-stage process best done using closed-loop extraction machines like the PX1, and the final cannabis oil-based products can come in different forms like shatter, budder, wax [...]

What are Terpenes?

Terpenes are organic compounds found in the essential oils of plants and flowers. Terpenes contribute to their flavor, scent and color. These essential oils are used widely as fragrances in perfumery, for medicinal purposes and alternative medicines such as aromatherapy. According to a September 2011 report by Dr. Ethan Russo in the British Journal [...]

Pro Extraction Tips | Live Resin & Material Preparation

There are many facets to creating award winning cannabis concentrates. This article explores the basics of material preservation and its effect on producing high quality extracts. The Basics of Terpenes & Material Preservation The cannabis plant’s smells and flavors are created by naturally occurring terpenes. Terpenes are a large group of volatile, unsaturated hydrocarbons found [...]