If necessity is the mother of invention then consolation is its father. And when is consolation ever further cherished then whilst you’re making an attempt to calm down out with a doobie or two? (Of course, solely the place marijuana is permitted.)

Meet the Burnbud, an all-in-one lighter, grinder, and container for your crumbling herb. In quite a lot of swift actions, Burnbud helps break, dispense, and ignite your green into fantastic haze. Oh yeah, and it’s obtained a bottle opener. It’s like a Swiss army knife for getting down.

“I realized that the stigma of the ‘lazy smoker’ did not apply to me or any of my friends. We were always on-the-go, house to house, exploring the outdoors as much as possible,” Burnbud founder John Kaplan knowledgeable Digital Trends. “I’ve on a regular basis been into minimalism and holding points organized, this clashed with standard smoking kits. The downside of clunky pockets and all the time searching for the lighter grew to turn into the inspiration to create an reply. One of my friends throughout the construction program at my faculty had entry to a 3D printer. I confirmed him some robust drawings and we decided to create our first prototype. “

burnbud grinder lighter device
Burnbud LLC

Big ample to wield nonetheless small enough to fit in a pocket, Burnbud makes use of mini Bic lighters so leisure assured that there’s on a regular basis further fuel hidden beneath your couch cushion. Or Tim has some in his pocket. Either methodology there’s sure to be one different mini Bic shut by.

But the Burnbud isn’t tiny. It’ll slot in a pocket, sure, nonetheless isn’t in all probability probably the most smart issue to carry spherical, so many merely turn into a part of the home ritual.

“This is a new type of concept in smoking accessories,” Kaplan said. “With regard to design, it required many prototypes and many redesigns to get to the final product. Making a cool product is one thing, but making a cool product manufacturable without costing an arm or a leg is another. Another challenge was offering it to the customer for an affordable price.”

And the Burnbud ain’t low value. It at current is out there in two variations — a black plastic and hemp-based design, on sale now for $36 and $40 respectively. Unfortunately that doesn’t embody a mini Bic nonetheless, hey, you possibly have one of those lying spherical anyway.