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Guides | 11.22.2021

Out Of Papers? Here’s How To Roll A Joint With Gum Wrapper

Out of rolling papers? Got gum? If you answered yes to these questions then you are in business.

Rolling joints is easy enough when you have the proper supplies. But all too often we find ourselves in situations where we have one piece of the joint rolling puzzle but not the other.

In a moment of desperation, put your MacGyver hat on and make do with what you’ve got by following this very simple method.

What You'll Need

Gum Wrapper

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A Rolling Tray

A rolling tray is essential to keep all your goodies in one place. Nowadays, trays like Matriarch’s Jay Mill come with special compartments that make it even easier for you to roll your jays without making a mess. Matriarch’s gorgeous rolling tray comes with grinder holders, rolling papers slots, and a storage slot for your ground bud.

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Weed

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A Grinder

Unless you like to grind your bud without a grinder, you should try to get a solid weed grinder like the KLIP. This revolutionary piece slices through your flower instead of grinding it, resulting in a trichome-covered, stronger weed.

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How To Roll A Joint With Gum Wrapper

Step 1: Add Heat

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Take the empty gum wrapper, heat up the colored side with a lighter—but be sure to keep the flame a few inches away from the wrapper so you don’t burn it and mess up the process.

Step 2: Start Peeling

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Once you have heated the wrapper, you can begin to easily peel away the colored coating on the paper. You can also peel the paper apart without heating, but it will take ages.

Make sure to do this properly and leave no piece of aluminum in there. It can be dangerous if you end up smoking it. If it turns out to be impossible to do, maybe just go to the nearest gas station and some proper rolling papers or get an apple and make an apple pipe.

Step 3: Roll & Spark Up

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Once you have peeled the papers, you can fill the white paper with your favorite weed. The only problem is that the paper doesn’t have adhesive.

You can use honey to create the seal. Another option is to use a THC tincture to add even more potency to the j. Seal it up and get on your way to smoking a gum wrapper joint.

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