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Reasons to make the switch to vaping

  Reasons to make the switch to vaping Smoking Smoking is the number one cause of lung cancer Smoking causes type 2 Diabetes One in 5 heart disease deaths is directly related to smoking Smoking increases the risk of Glaucoma and Cataracts Second-hand smoke causes 42.000 deaths from heart disease People who smoke can lose more than 10 years of their lives Smoking increases the chances of picking up illnesses Smoking makes your skin look older and discolours fingernails & teeth Studies show that smokers feel restless in the morning... Read More

What Is E Liquid Made Of?

E-liquid, or e-juice is one of the great things about vaping. Unlike traditional cigarettes, there are hundreds of different flavours and mixes of e-liquid, so you’re sure to find one that you love sooner or later. So, what is e-liquid made of? E-liquid itself is a relatively simple concoction made from four separate ingredients – a chemical base (either propylene glycol, or vegetable glycerine), nicotine, water and flavouring. By using different bases, different levels of nicotine and a variety of interesting flavours, e-liquid can provide a bespoke experience for anyone... Read More

Why does my e-cig taste burnt?

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.100″ background_layout=”light”] If you’re an avid vaper, you may notice that from time to time the flavour of your e-liquid can start to taste a little burnt. But before you start questioning whether your taste buds have gone AWOL, you may be interested to know that the issue is a lot more common than you think, and there is quite a simple reason for that. An e-cig can taste burnt for two reasons. The coil may have had a current passed through it before the wick was... Read More

26/07/2018

Why does my clearomizer leak?

Clearomizers – or tanks – can get quite expensive nowadays. And as a result, it can be quite dis-heartening to notice that yours has started to leak within a short-time of purchase. There are, however, a number of reasons why this can happen – but fortunately, it doesn’t always mean you need to buy a new one. So, why does my clearomizer leak? A leaking clearomizer can be the result of broken seals between components, or possibly due to a bad connection between the clearomizer itself and the battery. It... Read More

06/07/2018

How often should I change my vaporizer coil?

The great thing about e-cigarettes is how cheap they are to use compared with traditional cigarettes. Apart from the e-liquid you use, the only part that needs regular replacement is the coil. But if you’re new to vaping, you may be asking yourself “how often should I change my vaporizer coil?” The vaporizer coil will need to be changed every 1-4 weeks depending on the device’s specification, how often it is used, and whether the user prefers using high-PG or high-VG based e-liquids. The most obvious clue that it needs... Read More

Why does e-liquid turn brown?

Some users have noticed that after a while, any e-liquid left in either the refill bottles, or the e-cigarette tank itself has started to turn brown. But why is this? And more importantly, is it safe to continue using it for vaping? In this blog we’re going to answer the question “why does e-liquid go brown?”, and what to do if it does. Put simply, the various ingredients in your e-liquid begin to break down and turn brown after prolonged exposure to both light, heat and air. While nicotine can... Read More

How to vape

If you’re one of the growing number of smokers who have finally had enough of traditional cigarettes and are looking for the best way to quit, then more than likely, you’ll be thinking about switching to an e-cigarette. The reason e-cigarettes work so well, is that they not only help to quell the chemical addiction to nicotine, but also help to appease the habitual addiction of inhalation and the expected throat ‘hit’ that so many of us are used to after years of drawing on tobacco. But how do you... Read More

What is sub-ohm vaping?

In the early days of e-cigarettes, there was little room for custom approaches to vaping. The design was quite simple too – a battery would allow electricity to pass through a heated coil that caused the e-liquid in the wick to turn into vapor that the user could then inhale. Of course, as soon as a new technology arrives, it’s only a matter of time before people with a flair for the dramatic begin to modify it. And it was this community of garden-shed geniuses that gave the world sub-ohm... Read More

Why do my coils keep burning out?

Thanks to the multitude of e-liquid flavours available, it’s fair to say that sooner or later you’re likely to come across a flavour you’d prefer to avoid. However, many vapers find themselves repeatedly experiencing a ‘burnt’ taste whenever they inhale – and no matter what they try, it just won’t go away. In these cases, the culprit will nearly always be a burnt coil. But how does a coil get burnt? The short answer: Chain vaping or not having enough e liquid in the tank are common causes of coil... Read More

How to refill an e-cig

In the electronic cigarette world, there are three different types of tank depending on the device used – and these are cartomizers, clearomizers, and atomizers. While all fulfilling the same use, on a fundamental level there are slight differences that need to be understood when refilling an e-cig – and as a result it is important to understand the anatomy of an e-cigarette. All e-cigs comprise of a battery, a tank and an atomizer. The battery powers the atomizer, which contains a coil wrapped around a wick that soaks up... Read More