The Guide to Pre-Rolled Cones
If you are someone who is not accustomed to rolling their own cigarettes but still want the experience of a customized smoke, you should consider using pre-rolled cones. Although pre-rolled cones are a little more expensive than traditional rolling papers, they can be bought in a wide variety of quantities and sizes, making it a lot easier to roll the perfect joint every time.
Now, if you are new to rolling or smoking in general, I am sure you are wondering which pre-rolled cones are the best to use. Likewise, you may not be sure of the difference between sizes. Well, the truth is there are countless pre-rolled products available on the market that are available in many different sizes. However, there are a few brands that stand above the rest. Here is a guide to pre-rolled cones as well as the best brands for your pre-rolled cone needs:
What are Pre-Rolled Cones and Why are They Important?
One thing most, if not all, smokers know from first-hand experience is that hand-rolling your own joints or cigarettes can be a little tricky, especially if one is inexperienced and has never tried before. Fortunately, pre-rolled cones are a great alternative to hand-rolling. Using pre-rolled cones eliminates all the potential hardships you can experience from traditional rolling papers. This includes accidentally tearing the paper during the rolling process and rolling an uneven cigarette, which creates an uneven burn and produces a harsher taste.
Another key benefit to pre-rolled cones is it saves you time. Sitting and fiddling around trying to roll your own cigarette, thankfully, is a thing of the past. Likewise, due to their simplicity, using pre-rolled cones ensures you get the perfect product every time, without wasting any of your precious herbs.
Pre-Rolled Cones Sizes
Like rolling papers, pre-rolled cones come in a plethora of sizes. The sizes vary from brand to brand but generally, most brands offer a range of both small and large sizes to accommodate your needs. Some brands even offer pre-rolled cones large enough to allow a whole group of people to share. While sizes can vary across the board, there are a few standard sizes most smoking companies offer:
1 ¼ – Great for beginners
The classic 1 1/4 is your fundamental cone, and perfect for beginners. They are 83 mm in length and have a 26 mm tip. Virtually every brand offers cones in this 1 1/4 size, making them easily accessible. They are also traditionally the smallest size you can find, making it suitable for yourself or for one other person.
King Size – Sharing is caring
As the name suggests, king size cones are significantly larger than the classic 1 1/4. King size cones are generally 105-100 mm long, but with the same mouthpiece as the 1 1/4. Although king size cones are more than enough for one person, these cones are great for smaller group gatherings of a few friends.
Party Size – The more the merrier
Party size cones are when the sizes really start to take off. As you can probably guess, these cones are ideal for party settings and larger groups. Although "party size" is generally a loose term, these cones can range anywhere from 280 to well over 600 mm in length! Due to their sheer size, party size cones are ideal for virtually any social gathering or occasion.
Popular Pre-Rolled Cone Brands
rolling papers without the hassle of rolling them by hand. RAW offers two primary collections: RAW Classic and RAW Organic. Both are thin and have a pleasant, clean taste, but RAW’s Organic pre-rolled cones are organically grown and undergo an eco-friendly process. You can shop RAW pre-rolled cones in the following sizes:
- RAW Classic 1 1/4
- RAW Classic 98 Special
- RAW Classic King Size
- RAW Classic Lean
- RAW Classic Emperador
- RAW Classic Peacemaker
- RAW Classic Supernatural
- RAW Classic Challenge Cone
Another well-liked pre-rolled cone brand is Cyclone. Cyclone’s cones use a triple-dip flavor method to create an incredibly delicious taste. No matter which flavor you choose (Blueberry, Grape, Chill Red, Chill Blue, and more!), you get a fun and tasty experience. However, if you are not a fruity flavor fan, they also offer unflavored cones.
Each pack of cones contains a packing tube to prevent them from getting crushed. The standard Cyclones size is 1-1/4, which is the same as the RAW Classic. If you are someone who craves a tasty pre-roll, be sure to check out our Cyclone products!
If you are looking for a high-quality smoking experience, JWare is the way to go. Their pre-rolled cones burn smoothly, and you never get a papery taste in your mouth. Likewise, you do not have to worry about wasting any herb because they include a paper filter that prevents your herbs from falling out. They also come in a range of sizes suitable for any smoker's needs:
- JWare Medium Cones
- JWare King Size Cones
- JWare B52 Cones
- JWare Party Size Cones
- JWare Super Size cones
- JWare Mega Size Cones
How to Fill Pre-Rolled Cones
Now that you understand the benefits of pre-rolled cones over rolling the traditional way, you still need to know how to fill them properly.
- Set aside the amount of herb you wish to smoke.
- Next, fill the cone with the appropriate amount of herb.
- Once filled, pack it gently using a packing tool or the tip of some similar instrument.
- Then, twist the widest end shut.
- Give it a slight shake.
- Light up and enjoy!
If you follow the steps accordingly, you will have a perfect smoke at the end of the rolling process.
Find Your Pre-Rolled Cones at MatchBox Bros!
At MatchBox Bros, we offer a wide range of pre-rolled cones, suitable for any need or occasion. If you’re looking beyond that, our shop has other smoking essentials that fit all your needs – no matter if you’re a first-time or seasoned smoker. Feel free to check out our website to learn more about all the smoking accessories we provide and be sure to check out our blog for helpful tips and resources.