how many grams is an 1/8?

Discussion in 'Strains and Definitions' started by LoCalPoRnStaR, Feb 14, 2002.

  1. i always hear people talking about an 1/8th of weed... what the hell is that? down here we use words like nick, dime, dub, stuff like that.. someone help meee

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  2. Ross

    Ross Seasoned Activist

    An 1/8th of weed is 1/8 of an ounce. A quarter is 1/4 of an ounce. A half is 1/2 of an ounce.

    Ounces.................grams
    ----------------------------
    1/8........................3.54
    1/4........................7.08
    1/2........................14.17
    1 ........................28.34

    Typically a dime is 1/10 of an ounce or 2.83 grams
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  3. Paulie420

    Paulie420 New Member

    Ross, is that the actual mathematical break down? Pretty cool to see EXACTLY what it is. Hehehe.

    When getting sacks they should weigh more because of the baggy. :)
  4. Ross

    Ross Seasoned Activist

    Well, technically it isn't exact. I truncated to two decimal places. I figured people wouldn't lose sleep over the fact that an ounce is really 28.349523 grams...
  5. gatorgrower

    gatorgrower New Member

    a plastic bag weighs 1g so an 1/8th on a swing scale would be 4.5 g
  6. Leithreas

    Leithreas Toilet

    hmm, lets think about this one. maybe these two will help you:
    here
    and
    here

    Peace :thumbsup:
  7. Ross

    Ross Seasoned Activist

    You really are the master of the search
  8. Leithreas

    Leithreas Toilet

    hehe thanks :) now when is this thread gonna get closed?

    Peace :thumbsup:
  9. Ririn

    Ririn New Member

    2 grams for 10$

    hi all. Im new to the habit. but enjoying it starting out how do u know whos ****ing you over or not?. i have a few people i trust in this buisness but for example i bout 4 grams for 30 bucks from someone i thought i trusted and found out later i got Ripped the F**k off. anyway. i went to someone else and got 2 grams for 10 bucks now that sounds alot better then 4 for 30. anyway i prefer to buy it in biger bags but at the time only had 10 bucks on me and Is there a website that i can learn on what to do and what not to do in order to not get screwed over I want to learn all i can . Thanks for the help

    Ririn
  10. Equilibrium

    Equilibrium Cranched Scanner

    Did youn acctually weigh it out?
    because 2g for 10$ is good(as long as itz not shwag)
    if you can get good weed for 30$ bucks an 1/8 its not that bad at all
    i pay $40 for a 1/8 of decent mids
  11. Ririn

    Ririn New Member

    1. Im very new to this ive bought weed maybe 4 times in my life
    2. Whats schwag?
    3. Yes i weighed it out the 2 grams with scale dealer and i both did he is trying to help me learn.
    4. The time before with the 4 grams for 30 dollars. 1st and foremost i went to him and asked for a quarter. he gave me a baggie and said 30 bucks i went home and weighed it it was only 4 grams. i never went back to that guy again. the weed was ok lil dark then usual id never seen anything so dark before probably had resin poured on it. it got me pretty high but mostly depressed next morning. more like a zombie feeling on the after affects.
    5. the 2 grams i bought from different guy was smooth and not so harsh as last stuff and the new dealer hooked me up i asked for dime bag and he gave me 2 grams for 10 bucks. he was really kewl i think ill probably stick withhim.
    6. what im really loking for is how to know when someone is screwing you.? and how to tell the difference between good weed and bad weed?. Also i was looking at the bud last night that i got for 2 grams its got redish orangish almost like veins going through the buds. dont see any crystals tho? but then again i dont know what they look like Lol .. if someone has a pic they can show me of what crystals look like in a bud. would be helpful
    Thanks

    Ririn
  12. Equilibrium

    Equilibrium Cranched Scanner

    SHwag is weed that is usally dark in color has more steams and more seeds no crystals and little to none red hairs ussaly lower in price and somtimes when smoked causes headaches. as Fine weed is the oppisite much better high but very expensive

    i just borrowed these from the site

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    Shwag^
  13. Ririn

    Ririn New Member

    i have never seen any with crystals thanks for the pics.. the bottom picture is usually what im used to seeing. the first batch i got was from the guy who screwed me it must have been schwag cause it didnt look good at all .. Scwag still gets u high tho right?/ the stuff i got other day was real good stuff. had the red strings throughout it

    thnks for info

    Ririn
  14. massgyoza

    massgyoza New Member

    that first pic is a beauty, im jealous:D
  15. Ririn

    Ririn New Member

    half ounce

    ok.. its me again.. and .i wanted to know how many grams are in a half ounce and is 50 bucks a good price for half ounce?.. that how much the guy selling to me.. Anyway.. about 1 1/2 hours away in topeka they selling half ounces for 90 bucks and its the same stuff. so i thought i was getting a good deal..
    Anyway.. The stuff im getting is signs of crystals and Lots of red . Reply soon

    Ririn
  16. kontroversy

    kontroversy Im Stpwned

    14.1-2 in a half. Thats a good price, $50 or $90 for the half? Either way its cheaper than the stuff over here hah.
  17. Mamabudz

    Mamabudz Guest

    Wow -- looking at the folks who started this thread -- took me back -- miss my ol' homies...

    ...but in a purely platonic way
  18. Ririn

    Ririn New Member

    it was 50 bucks for the half ounce . on the weighscale it said 14.28 It was commercial weed. was pretty freaking good too:D..:D Thanks for replying :D

    Ririn
  19. TMG

    TMG Subscriber

    I'm not trying to be mean or anything, but it's simple, and you should learn it, you'll need it later anyways.

    There are 28.35 grams in an ounce. A half ounce would be, you guessed it, half of 28.35. If you suck at math download a calculator and divide 28.35 by 2. It will give some huge ass number, but basically a half is around 14+ grams. A quarter is a 1/4 of the ounce. So you would divide 28.35 by 4, about 7 grams exactly. And an 1/8 is, duh, 28.35 divided by 8, which will between 3-4 grams.

    Use a mail scale to weigh it out, making sure you account for the weight of the bag first.

    Hope that helps! :)
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  20. Spiffy

    Spiffy New Member

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