Heat Island

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A sugar maple Heat Island and right angle adapter.

Overview

Heat Island ("HI") vaporizers are "log-style" vaporizers made by Alan of Toasty-Top fame. Compared to other log-style vapes, Heat Islands have very little internal stainless steel mass. This allows the HI to be relatively small, makes it very hot, and gives it a shorter warm up time. One user-reported disadvantage is that it's possible to reach combustion temps.

  • Type: Passive convection
  • Heat source: 12-Volt ceramic resistor inside of stainless-steel heat exchanger
  • MSRP: $140 (including power supply). Exotic woods available for additional $10 charge
  • Made in: USA
  • Website: http://toasty-top.com/
  • FC thread: http://fuckcombustion.com/threads/the-hi.4693/
  • Warranty: limited lifetime warranty ( http://toasty-top.com/ ) "The Toasty Top is so simple and well designed that we are able to offer a limited lifetime warranty. If we caused the problem, we will fix it. If you caused the problem, we will still fix it, but it will cost you."
  • Additional features: RoHS compliant, 100% lead-free construction. Optional accessories include: variable voltage power supply, car adapter, custom glass roasting tubes, custom wooden roasting tubes, and car power adapter. Exotic woods available for additional $10 charge
  • Nicknames: the HI
  • Instructions/usage: http://fuckcombustion.com/threads/the-hi.4693/page-48#post-214358