- July 29, 2016
There are always new things and terms that are introduced to the vaping world on a constant basis. Every vaper, either a beginner or a pro wants to stay updated with these various terminologies and that is why we have compiled all of the different famous vaping slang on this list for your convenience. So below are all of the vaping terms and slang with their meanings compiled in an alphabetical order.
ADV: ADV or an All Day Vape refers to an e-juice that is considered best for vaping throughout the day.
APV: APV or an Advanced Personal Vaporiser is the term used for a comparatively more advanced electronic cigarette.
Amps: Amp or an ampere is a unit of electricity which refers to the amount of current passing through a coil. In vaping, amps are usually used to describe the amount of electricity that an e-cig battery can provide per hour.
Analog Cigarette: This term refers to the usual combustible tobacco cigarettes.
ASH: ASH stands for Action on Smoking and Health. It is an organization, backed by tobacco giant that opposes e-cig usage.
ANUS (Atomized Nicotine Utilizing Smoker): If you think this term is funny then you might find it funnier that it is used to address people who are new to the world of vaping.
Atomiser or Atomizer: The part of the e-cig that converts e-liquid into vapors. It is also abbreviated as Atty. A lot of vapers also use the term “Coil” for this component.
BCC (Bottom Coil Clearomiser): It is the component of an e-cig where atomizer and the heating coil is located.
BDC (Bottom Dual Coil Clearomiser): A Bottom Coil Clearomiser with two coils is called a BDC. It offers more vapor production and provides the vaper with a strong throat hit. The drawback of this component is
- July 22, 2016
A lot of people, when introduced to the world of vaping, like to go with a simpler gadget that provides a reasonable vaping experience. For most, it is an alternative for getting over their bad habit of smoking. Once a beginner becomes more use to of experimenting with different flavors and gets introduced to a circle of experienced pros, advance vaping devices that offer a superior vaping experience and make those huge clouds, becomes a need.
Battery safety is a very important factor to consider when expecting higher vapour production from your vaping device. Amp Limit of a battery specifies how much current a battery can safely provide. Always make sure that your separately bought battery for a mod offers a high continuous amp limit. If you use a high-tech mod that come along with a built-in battery and features variable voltage and wattage then you don’t have to worry about the Amp Limit. Such mods comes along with pre-programmed amp limits that ensure higher safety. Talking about high vapor production for all of you cloud chasers out there, below are some tips that can help you with that.
1- Switch onto a High Power Vaping Device
We didn’t want our first advice to be something that would cost you money but as long as we’re talking about higher performance, you can’t expect high vapour production from basic vaping devices like vape pens and eGo-style e-cigs. Actually, all of the tips on this list are compiled assuming that you own a vaping device that either features a high-performance atomizer or variable voltage/wattage. You would be glad to know that most variable voltage/wattage devices come for quite a reasonable price. You can find many high-tech mods under $50 but if you can spend a little extra, it’ll never disappoint you.
2- Get a High-Performance Atomizer
We would always recommend a high-performance device as a whole rather than trying to upgrade the one that you have.
- July 15, 2016
Over the last two years, e cigs have become very popular with users from all over the world. The electronic versions are popular as they do not emit secondary smoke and they are very safe. However, using an electronic cigarette is a little different from conventional cigarettes and we've created a short guide to help you out.
Start with newbie e-cig kits and then ramp up
Switching over to eletronic cigarettes is easy but you have to do it slowly. We recommend you start with newbie or starter kits that will slowly accustom your lungs to the e-vape experience. Once you are used to the lower dose and you learn how to smoke from an e-vape kit, you can then switch over to a higher dose and a different flavor. You can also find several great kits that retail wonderful flavors from all over the world.
Vape liquids -- Once you are used to the new vapor experience, you can easily start choosing different types of smoking liquids. China was the original manufacturer of liquids and they made several unique flavors. However, these were not really compatible with the American market. As a result, we do recommend that you choose local flavors marketed by local manufacturers. For example, local companies make vapor liquids that taste just like conventional American cigarettes. You can order your materials from a reliable dealer and then choose any type of kit you want.
Types of e cigarette units
Now companies create e-smoking units that mimic natural cigarettes completely. That means that your vape kit looks completely like a cigarette but it does not emit secondary smoke or the classic smell of an e cig. However, you can use the units in several different ways. For example, manual kits have a button on the side that you press down on to regulate the experience. Automatic units are better though as you don't have to do anything except press down and take a deep breath. This simplifies the smoking and automatic kits make it that much easier
- July 08, 2016
Vaping has been advertised as a safer alternative to combustible tobacco smoking. This is the reason why a lot of people are switching to this safer alternative from their dangerous habit of smoking tobacco cigarettes. There is no debate on whether or not e-cigs are safer than the regular tobacco cigarettes because it’s a given, there still are ongoing discussions on the contents of e liquid. There’s not much information available regarding the long-term effects of vaping as the phenomena are very new to the world and a lot of research hasn’t been carried out on this subject. You will find a lot, actually almost all, experts claiming that the activity is far safer than smoking tobacco.
The Contents of an E-Liquid
There are four basic ingredients that are found in almost all e-liquids, propylene glycol, water, nicotine, and flavoring. Some e-liquids contain vegetable glycerin instead of propylene glycol and some use the combination of both vegetable glycerin (VG) and propylene glycol (PG) in certain ratios. Both of these ingredients have other usages too, so we would take a look at those uses to find out if there are any potential hazards on their long-term usage. Most e-liquids offer various amounts of nicotine content from as low as 0mg to usually seen going as high as 24mg so we would discuss the effects of nicotine usage as well.
Most people with the dangerous habit of smoking tobacco cigarettes do that because of their nicotine dependency. The fact that you can get addicted to nicotine is enough to express how dangerous it is. A lot of research has been carried out to discuss the usage and the related side effects of nicotine.
Nicotine keeps people hooked to smoking tobacco cigarettes that contain hundreds of very harmful particles. The t