Mendo Mulcher makes some exceptional grinders—all out of aircraft-grade billet aluminum—but this one might be the most useful. At only 1.75 inches, it’s best for travel, and its extra-grippy construction ensures you won’t slip up while using it despite its small size. With only two pieces though, it doesn’t have a mesh filter.
It’s worth the investment.
Magic Flight’s grinder is part of its full Launch Box vape kit, fitting snugly over the opening of the vape so you can transfer freshly ground bud without a mess. If you’re looking for a beautifully carved wooden grinder that matches its vape, choose this one.
Phoenician medical-grade grinders gets you a good, medium sheer on your weed—not too fine or too chunky. Better yet, their grippy sides and deep bowls are great for clumsier users, or users with arthritis.
The Kingtop grinder is nearly as big as the palm of your hand, great for when you have large amounts of bud and you don’t need to be discrete. Its four pieces include a magnetically sealed cap, a grinder, a mesh screen, and a catch tray, and its 45 teeth ensure smooth grinding.
While the iRainy and Kingtop grinders are made from zinc alloy, Masterdam is the cheapest grinder on this list made from hardier aluminium. Its teeth are different too: Their curved diamond shape grinds out super-fine dust. It’s a solid, inexpensive option for everyday use.
Kannastör’s grinder is a mix-and-match marvel with extra storage options and an easy-to-remove screen. Best of all, it has two interchangeable grater plates so you can choose your coarseness. Made with hardened aluminum in a stylish, matte design, it’ll last you for ages.
Just because it’s cheap doesn’t mean it’s basic. This grinder comes with five pieces—including two mesh screens to sift pollen from your weed, and a little scraper to use for the catch tray so not a grain is wasted—with sharp teeth and a magnetic seal. If it seems too large, then remove a mesh screen or two to shorten it.
You get into spoil-yourself territory with the Santa Cruz Schredder. Known for its unique tooth design, it churns out perfectly ground, fluffy weed into a canister sealed with extra-strong magnets. If black is too boring for you, choose one of 10 other color options.
These 10 best weed grinders—most of them with four pieces to grind bud, sift pollen, and store the results properly—are available online and fit any budget.
The company is extremely well known in the grinder world. Aerospaced produces crazy high-quality grinders. This particular two piecer is 2″ in diameter, so you can grind up a significant amount of bud all at once. It provides a super smooth grind–as long as you keep the bud out of the middle, otherwise the pieces will get stuck. Avoid that by placing nugs around the outer edge, and cleaning it properly. This grinder truly will last you for years to come.
- Box it arrives in may be missing logo
- Can feel slightly off kilter with repeated use
Look, we all know what a grinder is really meant for–and it’s not tarragon and oregano. Although, in our younger days we may have pretended it was just a spice grinder. Deviance aside, it’s pretty clear a grinder is meant for bud. So, why not show your 420 side with a cool graphic on top of your grinder? It’s legal. You don’t have to hide it anymore.
- If bud is placed in middle of grinder, it gets stuck
- May be smaller than expected
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