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A Quick Vaping Tip: Recycling

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A Quick Vaping Tip: Recycling

Now that you've ditched the analog cigarettes for vape products, you have much to feel proud about. However, it's still important to be a responsible vaper. When it comes to hardware, recycling is crucial. Most of the materials from which these types of products are made from can be recycled so that they may be reused. 


You may think that your products don't make a huge difference when it comes to saving the environment. However, consider how many coils and juice bottles you go through in one month alone. Over time, your discarded products add up. That's why it's important to recycle your vape products when you're no longer using them. 

Recycling Your Vape Products:

 

Used Bottles

 

Your empty e-liquid bottles are made from either plastic or glass, two materials that should always be recycled. To properly recycle your old juice bottles, make sure to rinse them out with hot water. Don't forget to recycle the bottle caps as well.

An alternative to recycling your old juice bottles is repurposing them for yourself. These bottles can be collected and used for future DIY juice-making ventures. Even if you don't plan on becoming a DIY vaper in the near future, small, empty bottles do come in handy. 

Batteries

 

It's crucial that you recycle your old batteries. In fact, many states require by law that all batteries are properly recycled. Because they can leak toxic chemicals if carelessly discarded, it's very unwise to simply toss them into the garbage. 

If your vape batteries are still functional, you may consider selling them instead of discarding them. Many online vaping communities allow you to sell your old batteries if they still work properly. 

Coils

 

Sure, coils are small, but they really do add up. Because coils are made from stainless-steel, they're recyclable. Give them a good rinse and toss them into the recycling bin rather than the garbage can. 

Tanks

Your tanks can be recycled because they are made from stainless-steel and glass/poly-carbonate. Both materials can be turned into other products. Give your old vape tank a thorough rinse under warm water and throw it into your recycling can. 

Just Recycle It

 

By making a point to recycle these vape products, you will become a responsible vaper who is doing their part to take care of the environment.

 


Vaper's Cough - It's Not as Bad as You Might Think

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Vaper's Cough - It's Not as Bad as You Might Think

Vaper's cough is a common side effect of when vaping with your electronic device; be it an e-cigarette all the way up to a mod. It tends to occur most among newbie vapers who are still in the process of adapting to the vapor and the proper methods used when using their device.

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3 Ways for Breaking in A New Coil

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3 Ways for Breaking in A New Coil

When it is time to get a new coil, all vapers know the feeling of having to break in a new coil. It is a rewarding feeling and maybe it is just a little bit time consuming, but in the end, it is worth it. There are at least three main ways to break in your new coil, and we will help walk you through all three.

 

Methods to Break-in Your Coil #1: No Power Vaping
The most common method is known as “No Power Vaping” or as “The Suction Method”. This method works by forcing liquid into the coil via a human-created vacuum. Simply close the air inflow and pull as if you are vaping, and the air will leave the chamber. Since wicks work by pulling liquid up, the vacuum speeds up that process quite a bit.

By using this method, you can break in your coil far more quickly than the other methods mentioned below. However, it is extremely easy to accidentally flood your coil, since you are suctioning without much knowledge of where the e-liquid is. It is essential to do the suctioning in small increments, or you will have to start over after you have flooded the coil.

Methods to Break-in Your Coil #2: Vibration
We know what you are thinking - that title sounds strange. But many vapers find this method quite therapeutic! Once you have set up your coil, grab your device. Then, imagine that you are holding a soda that you want to shake up and give to someone as a prank. Shake it as much as you can, and you will see that the coil is completely primed in an extremely fast amount of time. This works similarly to the No Power method, since shaking it is forcing the juice up the wick at a quicker rate. The reason it is being forced up is different, however. By shaking it, the liquid becomes more oxygenated. The oxygen bubbles act as a force to push the liquid up alongside the bubbles.

Methods to Break-in Your Coil #3: Patience
Of course, nobody wants to sit and wait for their coils to warm up. However, if you have the patience to wait for your coil to warm up on its own, then this is the best method. Those who do wait swear that the pulls after waiting are the best they have had. This method still only takes between 10 and 20 minutes, so it isn’t that long to wait if you have prepared everything else in advance. 

The three methods we have mentioned above are the most common methods vapers use to quickly and efficiently break in a new coil. There are many other ways that you may hear more seasoned vapers use, but by sticking to one of these three, you will be sure to have your new coil primed and ready to use, as soon as you’ve finished working with it.


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3 Quick tips For Safely Wicking Your Vape Coils

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3 Quick tips For Safely Wicking Your Vape Coils

Before wicking your coil, the most important thing to consider is safety. Moreover, you should also know that all devices on the same principle. For them to generate heat, electricity runs from the batteries to the atomizer where it controls the coils. Therefore, the e-liquid is vaporized in the wicking material to produce clouds from the infused nicotine that we love puffing. To this end, this is what vaping is all about. Whether you are vaping on handmade alternatives or pre-built coil heads, the process is similar. 


For any pre-built atomizer head, there are one or two perpendicular or parallel coils which are surrounded by an organic cotton layer. The wicking material (the cotton) is in contact with the drilled feeding holes on the exterior head shells. For this reason, the e-juice will slowly reach the resistances each time you fill your tank. The pre-built coils are designed to offer a great amount of vapor and good flavor. However, they should be tossed after two weeks because they can’t last forever. While it depends on your vaping style, the manufacturing technique also has an impact on their lifespan. Moreover, there are ways in which you can re-build these capsule coils through invention. 

Therefore, the DIY alternative wicking and coiling can save you more money. However, you need the proper tools, knowledge, and device to make personalized builds. For you to use the user-made coils, there are two types of devices that work best. The RTAs (Rebuildable Tank Atomizers) and the RDAs (Rebuildable Dripping Atomizers) that come with RBA bases.

Acquaint yourself with the wires used in vaping. Kanthal is the most common wire. It’s the best alternative to Nichrome which is easier to find. For you to control the mod temperature, wires like Nickel, Titanium, and Stainless-Steel can be used. In the case where you have RBA-based tanks, you can make a quad coil configuration on some models.

Any RTA or RBA bases have tubes that wind around posts together with small curved channels through which the e-liquid flows to the coil. It takes more practice, in this case, to cut the cut the wicking material to the exact channel size. For you to get it right, you should mark the wick and cut the right size. Saturate the de cotton with some with some e-liquid carefully and place it right above the channel. It's now time to test your skills. Assemble the tank and start vaping

When you start vaping, tiny bubbles must appear forming at the base reservoir. If this is the case, be sure that your wicking process is fruitful and safe. If you begin feeling constant burn taste, then you must re-do the wicking process afresh. For this time, you should try using less cotton so that you don’t cover the feeding-juice channels. The tips above cover the basics of safe wicking.

 

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