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Storz & Bickel Crafty+

Hello everyone! Storz and Bickel, the makers of the Volcano Vaporizer, have updated one of their portable units! Instead of the regular Crafty, we now have the Crafty Plus in store! Operation is still very much the same as the original. It has 3 temperature settings. Two of them can adjust in the phone app. […]

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COVID19: Changes to Funky Bean

Hey all- Scary times out there! We hope everyone is doing their best and staying safe inside. We have been deemed “Nonessential” and will be closed until the end of April. It could be longer but that depends on what the City of Aurora decides. What timing though! We have the one chance to celebrate […]

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G Pen Connect

One of our newest products is the G Pen Connect. This is a simple, small electric nail for concentrates. To use this device, the glass joint goes into any rig or water pipe. Next, load concentrates into the ceramic heating chamber. The battery is a 850mah and attaches magnetically to the heating element. The battery […]

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What is going to happen Jan. 1st?

We get a lot of questions regarding the new Illinois Recreational law. Mostly they are about whether or not we will be a dispensary. Since it is not federally legal (yet), we will not be able to sell Cannabis. There are strict guidelines and specific licensing to open a dispensary. On January 1st, all of […]

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Storz & Bickel: Crafty vs. Mighty

STORZ AND BICKEL: CRAFTY VS MIGHTY Storz and Bickel easily make some the best vaporizers out there. The engineering and vapor production blow most of the competing vaporizers out of the water. We notice a lot of people prefer vaporizers for flower due to the discretion and portability.  With that said, lets compare the two […]

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CB1 and CB2 Receptors

Our body’s Endocannabinoid System has two main receptors,  CB1 and CB2. These two receptors assist our bodies in everyday function and healing. CB1 Receptors are in: the brain, central nervous system, spinal cord, neocortex, pyriform cortex, hippocampus, amygdala, cerebellum, brain stem, basal ganglia, olfactory bulb, thalamus, hypothalamus, pituitary, thyroid, upper airways, liver, adrenals, ovaries, uterus, […]

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Sativa vs. Indica

Sativa has a higher THC to CBD/CBN Ratio Stimulating, energizing, uplifting Mental and Emotional Effects Extrovert Daytime use recommended Alertness Pain Relief Muscle Relaxation THC binds to both CB1 and CB2 Receptors. Indica has a lower THC to CBD/CBN Ratio Sedating, relaxing, grounding physical effects Introvert Laziness Sleep Aid Pain Relief Muscle Relaxant CBD binds […]

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Plants and Spices with Cannabinoids

Cannabinoids are becoming all the rage with their multitude of healing properties. We make cannabinoids naturally ourselves, they are found in cannabis, and they are in some plants and spices. The specific cannabinoid found in plants is (E)-BCP. This stands for (E)-Beta-Caryophyllene. (E)-BCP activates CB2 receptors in the body, assists with protecting the body from […]

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Silver Surfer Maintenance

Hey all! We wanted to upload some instructions and maintenance for the ever so popular Silver Surfer Vaporizer. To warm up the vape: turn the knob all the way to the right. Once the ceramic rod is glowing and its been about 2 minutes, turn it left a quarter turn. If you are using very […]

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CBDfx Now Available

CBDfx has arrived at Funky Bean! CBDfx is a reputable CBD brand with a wide range of options for consuming cannabidiol. First off, we have 30ml bottles of their vape juice in 500mg or 250mg strength. The juice comes in several different flavors and contains pure CBD isolate crystals. Please take note that this vape […]

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