Device anatomy: E-cig and Its
large number of e-cigarettes are available in the market today. These vaping
devices have different colors, shapes and sizes. Although these e-cigarettes
are different in visual look but they have similar parts. Being a vaper it is
important for you to understand the anatomy of e-cigarette so that you could
choose the right device and take good care of it. A simple vape device consists
of three main components.
1. The Tank
holds the e-juice and provides connection with the mod. It is typically
combined with the atomizer. The tank comes in different size, shapes and
colors. You can use tank or cartridge many times but you have to clean the tank
properly whenever you change the flavor of e-juice otherwise it is suggested to
replace the tank.
2. The Atomizer
is the middle part of a vaping device that holds the tank and it is attached
with battery on the other side. It contains a heating element known as coil
which warms up immediately right after the device is activated. The coil is
used for vaporizing the e-juice. It converts the e-juice into vapor.
to prime your vape coil?
Priming a vape coil is a technique used to make sure
that cotton inside the coil is completely saturated. This moistness will keep
the wicking material safe from burning and overheating. Always follow the rule out with the old, in with the new.
First of all remove the old coil and screw the new one. This will increase the
griping for further usage. It also prevents e-juice from getting on your
fingers. For priming a coil simply follow these steps:
the wicking material. On the top of coil’s head look for the
juice hole. Take the bottle of e-liquid and add drop of vape juice in each of
the holes to saturate the wick. Saturate the cotton with the e-juice. For
soaking the center of wick, add another drop in the hole. However, do not over-saturate
the wick in order to avoid flooding and letting juice to get into your mouth.
few dry hits. After proper filling of device
reassemble the tank first and then attach it to your battery. After doing that,
take some dry hits before triggering the fire button of your device battery.
Doing this will transfer the vape juice into the cotton of wick.
in the coil. Although the most important factor in
priming coil is to saturate the wicking material. Now it’s significant to break
in the new wire. After heating up the wire expands and contracts after cooling
down so it’s better to break the wire gradually. For this purpose start using
the new coil at a lower wattage than normal. After a few hits you can gradually
increase the wattage until reach normal. Doing this will ensure your coil is
properly primed with cotton.
to change the vape coil
Changing the coil is necessary after some time to
avoid dry and burnt taste. Coil has a great influence on the flavor so to get a
better flavor you need to change the coil. There is nothing to tell about the
cleaning of coil just don’t wet the coil. The coil will burn out if you wet it.
The symptoms which tells us about the need of changing the coil are
When the vape coil or wick has burned
The e-juice flavor changes and you
experience burnt taste.
The vapor output decrease.
the vape coil
Replacement of vape coil is easy and takes few
minutes, but there are different types of vape devices in the market. To change
the coil you have to follow these simple steps that fit for all vape devices.
Separate the tank from the device.
Clean the tank and remove the e-juice.
Unscrew the old coil from the tank.
Screw in the new coil.
Put the tank back.
3. The Battery
rechargeable lithium battery powers the device and supplies charge to atomizer
which in turn heats up. Battery is the main source of power generation so
always use the battery carefully. Don’t use a damaged battery and keep in mind
the safety precautions of using a battery. Always put the batteries in a right
way if you put it wrongly the pins may get damaged. Whenever you carry any spare
batteries then keep them in a proper case because battery case will protect the
wrapping of battery. If the wrapping is damaged the battery will be unsafe for
is important element for handling the battery. Keep the battery in moderate temperature
between 10-40 degree Celsius. If the battery gets warm remove it and let it to
be cool down then use it again.
important element for your battery is charger. Always use the correct charger
for your battery and a proper wall plug adopter. Changing multiple chargers and
adopter for your battery may damage the battery, your battery get swollen and
sometimes get burst. If you keep changing the charger and adopter the battery
will be overloaded and will be damaged soon.
Take care of your charging device
sure that you use your equipment within its limit and capacity, so be sure what
you are doing. Keep in mind the safety precautions and study Ohm’s law of
charge you battery. Don’t leave your battery unattended. Overcharging your
battery for long time or charging the battery when it’s completely flat will
reduce the strength of battery. Use a quality charger for your battery and
don’t let your battery completely flat or overcharge.
your battery at a lowest rate. Cool down your battery after using then charge
it and inversely after charging cool down the battery before using it.
tank screws and thread
handling of your tank screws and thread is necessary for their long lasting
life. For this purpose you have to handle it with care especially when you open
and close the tank or when you attach tank mod with new kit. Read the
instructions carefully before using any equipment. Attach the tank with soft hand, over
tightening and keeping screw too loose will damage the tank. If the screw is
too tight then it will not be able to use for a while and too loose will increase
the risk of scratching and leading to other problems.
needs proper care and maintenance. Maintenance is the key for long lasting
usage of your vape device. For proper maintenance cleanliness is also necessary
so to enjoy maximum flavor on every hit, always keep your vape device clean.
hope after understanding the anatomy of e-cigarette and getting tips to take care
of your device you can find the right e-cigarette of your choice and enjoy