I haven't noticed that. But I haven't smoked much of any other brands, except Nakhla mint, which I sometimes add to my Al Fakher D.A. to brighten it up a little.
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It has a built-in windscreen and a screen to have on top of the shisha so the coals don't burn it.
They go for about $20 plus shipping http://www.hookah-shisha.com/p-980-u...okah-bowl.html
The ice chamber is nice, but it does tend to leak and you can get a similar cooling effect if you simply put ice in with the water in the base. The chamber is not necessary. I find the chamber is an added style effect that makes the hookah look different from others. If you decide to take the plunge and get it, remember to fashion a gasket of some sort to keep that chamber plug from leaking--I ruined a few coffee tables that way.
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Me (with the Mrs. taking my pic), at the Heidelberg Castle, Germany (Easter, 2007), smoking a Cuban!!
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