Like anything, vaping attracts both those with a casual interest, often as a means to quit smoking, as well as keen hobbyists. For the former, there are plenty of starter kits and easy to use vaping gadgets but the latter need much more than a simple kit to satisfy their interest.
It’s the age-old debate, right? The IKEA self-assemble flat pack arrives and you react in one of two ways. Mother of god, what have you sent me (and how do I turn 40,000 nuts and bolts into a coffee table)? Then again, for every DIY-hater, there’s a lover backing them up.
Sub Ohming is the final frontier for many vapers. If you started out with a simple to use mouth to lung vape kit, you might be wanting to step into cloud chasing territory. Bigger clouds, harder hitting flavour and lower nicotine levels sound good? Sub Ohm vaping might be for you. If it all seems a bit daunting and you don’t know where to start, seeing as we’re a friendly bunch, we’ll give you the low down. We’ll explain what Sub-Ohm vaping is, how to do it, why to do it and then some.
There’s a lot of terminology to learn when you start vaping, which can be especially confusing when there’s often more than one word for the same thing. Adding to this, there’s often several varieties of each product, from e-liquids to tanks to batteries - here, we’ll have a look at the heart of your vape - the coil.
When you first start out vaping, most simple devices have a default wattage output or allow for simple user control. As you move into more advanced vape devices, you get more options. Back in the beginning of vaping, variable wattage (VW) was the standard vaping mode. It’s a fairly simple principle. A lower wattage will give a cooler, less dense vapour and higher wattage will give a warmer more voluminous cloud.
In 2017, The Verge magazine's 2.46 million followers got an interesting headline: "The smartest watches are still mechanical". For the record, this is an online magazine whose Twitter handle describes itself as "covering life in the future". The website that dishes out virtual reality news and Spotify hacks basically took a giant swipe at everything it represents, then published it.
If you've been wondering what a squonk mod is, you're not alone. Many vapers have encountered the term 'squonking' but aren’t sure what it actually refers to, how it works or how it could enhance their vaping experience. So, we’re here to clear a few questions up.
What, you thought Double Drip were just “winging it” when they named their product? If vapers have become anything, it’s a group of perfectionists. Nothing but the ultimate experience will do.
RBA, RDA, RTA – sometimes it seems like there’s no end to how many attachments and devices that vaping companies can come up with. It’s a language all of its own. If you’re totally new to the whole raft of acronyms in the vaping world, or have stuck firmly to standard mouth to lung or Sub Ohm tanks we can clear a few things up.
There are a number of popular vape brands that deal in disposable vapes, and each has got their own specific recipe with the hint of its own magic formula. Which means each and every single flavour has its own unique taste.
Pod kits have been on the market for a while now (first hitting stores back in 2017) but every year since then, we’ve seen more and more innovation from the brands making them.
Pod kits, a bit like people, come in all shapes and sizes. They’re a great option if you’re a new vaper, particularly when you’re a transitioning smoker and want something simple to use.