Pure is a vape firm operating out of California. We’ve covered a couple Pure items, the Pure Vibe and the Pure THC syringe, prior to. Inevitably, Pure has gotten to be a large sufficient brand that counterfeit knock-offs have begun to seem.
That is the initial issue to to know about Pure Vape items is that they do not sell on the net. They have a list of licensed distributors exactly where you could locate their items for sale. The second issue to note is that their distributors are only in California, so if you locate a Pure Vape sold by a distributor outdoors California, it is also not kosher.
The Pure firm even makes use of “a proprietary triple distilled oil,” aimed to be solvent-absolutely free and tested to be pesticide absolutely free. So if you are receiving a counterfeit, none of these requirements would certainly be in impact.
The listing on DHGate for Pure 1 Vape hits 205 benefits!
Ordinarily we locate half a dozen or so listings. Pure should have exploded in recognition on the black marketplace for it to have this quite a few. Pure 1 is, naturally, their cartridge model.
Moreover, a handful of bunk cartridges have clearly hit the streets by now, as reported by reviewers who have encountered shoddy imitation items:
Not only that, but a concerned Redditor encountered suspicious cartridges in this thread, which provides us a handful of other clues. The client got the cartridge from a delivery service. Delivery solutions in California, not to point fingers, have been identified to be conduits for counterfeit cartridges. There’s a ton of fly-by-evening THC delivery solutions listed on web-sites like Yelp, quite a few of them actually closing down their web page inside weeks of their single critique.
We located a black marketplace seller on Twitter:
In reality, that complete hashtag soup there lists the who’s who of regularly counterfeited or fake brands. Sensible Carts, TKO, and of course the ubiquitous Dank. Sensible vape customers could possibly just want to make it a rule of thumb from now on: Any distributor who even lists Dank, bail out pronto. Do not pass “Go”!
Here’s an additional red flag:
“You do not see it you inform me I got it” – that is simply because he’s ordered truckloads of low cost empties off DHGate for pennies apiece and it is the very same bunk he’s pouring into each and every cartridge. Brand and strain information imply practically nothing!
Not to mention in the initial spot, Pure 1 does not sell on the net, ever, so each and every distributor providing to sell you Pure Ones more than Twitter is a sham. We’ll say the very same for Instagram, Facebook, and so on.
Pure 1 customers: Encountered a counterfeit?
We’re all ears! Thank you vigilant readers in your continuing efforts to maintain the vape neighborhood protected! Speak to us right here in the comments or in our forum.