Borosilicate glass has been the standard of scientific glass since it was created by Otto Schott due to it’s strength and temperature resistance. It only makes sense that it is the choice for the smoker’s arsenal as well. Many techniques used in the creation of laboratory glassware creation - such as a lathe - are commonly used to create water pipes. Scientific water pipes often elicit a “how the heck do you use that thing?” reaction from new smokers. That’s just because they usually have complicated looking percolators. Sometimes more than one! If you want a tube that would look at home in a laboratory, browse our selection of scientific water pipes!