The VApril Guide To Sub Ohm Mods and Kits

What is an intermediate vaper? We’d define it as someone who has found that vape starter kits and the like are no longer meeting their needs. There are a number of sub ohm kits that can introduce users to variable output modes, superior cloud production and flavour, and we’ve compiled a rundown of our favourites to help you make the move to the next level. If you’re a brand new vaper, why not check out our VApril Guide to Beginners Kits.

Uwell Nunchaku Kit

The Uwell Nunchaku Kit is a hop, skip and a jump away from traditional pen vapes. Powered by an 18650 vape battery, it has the classic shape and layout of a vape starter kit, but with the addition of variable output modes and a display screen. It uses the Nunchaku sub ohm tank that has easy-to-fit sub ohm coils, that offer the user a more intense cloud and taste experience.

 

Vaporesso Switcher Kit

The Vaporesso Switcher Vape Kit has a 220W output and is powered by two 18650 vape batteries, the screen clearly displays output options including variable wattage and temperature control. The Omni Board Chipset provides a fast and consistent output of cloud. The kit includes the Vaporesso NRG Vape Tank, which uses the NRG sub ohm coil range, offering improved taste and increased vapour production.

 

Joyetech Espion ProCore X Kit

The Joyetech Espion ProCore X Kit uses dual 18650 vape batteries and a host of functions to help you explore the limits of vaping, with a 200W output. With it’s cool and functional colour screen the user can modify the devices outputs. The kit comes with the ProCore X Vape tank which is ideal for maximum cloud production and has adjustable bottom airflow and Pro C1 sub ohm coils.

Aspire Zelos Kit

The Aspire Zelos Kit bridges the gap between a starter kit and an intermediate kit, with a built in 2500 mAh battery. The Zelos box mod has control buttons, chipset and a screen like other mods allowing for customisation of power output, through Variable Wattage and Temperature Control modes. The layout is clear and the device remains easy to use. The Nautilus 2 Tank has a 2ml capacity and the option of both sub ohm and mouth to lung coils meaning it’s suitable for most users.

Wismec Sinuous Ravage230 Kit

The Wismec Sinuous Ravage230 has a 230W maximum output and uses dual 18650 vape batteries. Unlike a lot of other kits with replaceable batteries, the Sinuous can be charged via the USB connection with it’s faster 2a charging. It also has a full colour screen which displays the customisable output modes, including Variable Wattage and Temperature Control. The Gnome EVO tank the kit is supplied with has a child-lock safety mechanism, improved airflow control and is a top-fill vape tank and uses Wismec sub ohm coils.

Smok T-Priv 3 Kit

The Smok T-Priv 3 is a triple battery mod utilising a whopping three 18650 vape batteries; giving you a larger battery life, but also access to more power – with a 300W maximum output. All of this in a regulated device that has custom LED strips which light up when you vape. The T-Priv 3 also comes complete with the TFV12 Prince Tank, a 2ml sub ohm tank that offers almost unparalleled flavour and clouds and can really put the box through it’s paces, with adjustable airflow and top filling.

Summary

Intermediate kits or vape kits with replaceable batteries are a useful tool for vapers who crave the need for more power and are interested in the hobby side of ecigarettes. If you have any question relating to sub ohm kits or vaping in general, please do not hesitate to get in touch with us.

Guide to Shortfill Vape Eliquid

What is Short Fill Eliquid?

When the TPD came into effect in May 2017, it banned the sale of eliquids containing nicotine in bottles bigger than 10ml.

Cue the short fill. A short fill is defined as an underfilled bottle of eliquid that a Nicotine Shot (10ml bottle of 18mg flavourless e-liquid) can be added to. For example, a 60ml short fill eliquid would contain 50ml 0f 0mg e-liquid to which you could a 10ml 18mg nicotine shot. When mixed you would have 60ml of 3mg e-liquid.

How Does it Work?

It’s simply a case of adding your chosen nicotine shot into the short fill bottle and shaking vigorously (remember to put the cap back on first) – this will make sure that the nicotine has mixed properly with the eliquid. Mixing is easy once you know how, check out the handy chart below to help you get the correct ratio of nicotine and eliquid for your short fill.

Good or Bad?

On the face of it, the short fill is a great idea – big bottles equal big fun. In a lot of cases one 50ml short fill is cheaper than six 10ml bottles. There is a question of ease of use. Short fills can get a bit messy one slip of the hand when adding your nicotine shot can cause an irritating spill.

Where safety is concerned, short fills are much much safer than pure DIY mixing where it is common for large quantities of raw nicotine to be purchased and used, always take extra care when handling your nicotine and eLiquid.

For those of you who vape 0mg of nicotine and want to use short fills – one word of warning, short fill eliquids often include extra flavour to accommodate for when the nicotine has been added (a bit like fruit squash before you add water), it has been reported that 0mg short fills may be too intense in flavour and may shorten the life of your coils.

The best thing to do is add 10ml of flavourless eliquid (or straight PG, straight VG or a combination of the two) to offset this.

 

We always advise that you buy high quality nicotine shots and e-liquids; as poor quality nicotine shots can wreck the flavour of your e-liquid. We recommend that you match the VG / PG ratios of your eliquids and nicotine shots for the best experience.

Overall, short fill eliquid is popular and for good reason, it’s far easier to carry one large bottle around if you’re vaping consistently throughout the day, more so if you’re dripping or using a high wattage sub ohm set-up. They also allow vapers to accurately measure for themselves how much nicotine is going into their e-liquid and most importantly have convinced companies to bring out new ranges of juices, which means more flavours for us!

Where Can I Find Short Fill Eliquids?

Vape Club offer a large range of Short Fill Eliquids and Nicotine Shots for every flavour palate, in a variety of VG and PG ratios.

Mouth to Lung Vs Direct to Lung Vaping

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Within the world of vaping, there are generally considered to be two different methods of inhaling your vapour, and depending on the type of vape coils and the vape mod you are using, different variations of coils and mods will achieve either the mouth-to-lung or the direct-lung method of vaping.

The deciding factor as to which style of vaping you’ll be doing is generally decided by which coil you are using (as well as the number of watts). Generally, if your coil is rated at below one ohm, it’s referred to as a Sub Ohm coil (literally meaning ‘below one ohm’ in Greek). If you’re vaping at above one ohm, this is referred to as a mouth-to-lung coil, or Super Ohm, (if we’re doing it all in Greek).

What Is Mouth to Lung?

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Generally, the Mouth to Lung vaping method can be thought of akin to smoking a tobacco cigarette. The process involves drawing vapour into the mouth, and only then inhaling into the lungs. This is considered to be more of a beginners method of vaping, as it’s generally quite easy-going and comfortable for most vapers to use, and a main feature of many beginner vaping kits.

Most people find that vaping with the mouth to lung method allows for an increase in flavour and throat hit, and will generally allow your eLiquid and battery capacity to last the little bit longer. This is mainly due to the reduced amount of electrical charge needed to fire a coil of high resistance.

To use the mouth to lung method optimally, it’s generally advised to use High PG eLiquids (those that are around 50VG, or higher in PG consistency). Unlike the direct-to-lung method, where nicotine percentage has to be restricted, any nicotine strength can be considered for use with a mouth to lung tank, as roughly the same percentage of nicotine is vapourised at any one time.

What Is Direct to Lung?

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On the other hand, we have the Direct to Lung method of vaping, achieved mainly by using Sub ohm coils and a high-powered vape mod. Vaping with this method can also be seen as quite similar to using a shisha pipe, in that it can create a more full-on vaping experience with a large amount of vapour produced.

Most vapers find that vaping with the Direct-to-lung method will increase the vapour production, and in using some eLiquids, users will find that certain flavour notes are ‘unlocked’ that aren’t accessible when using the mouth-to-lung method. Generally, it’s advised to used eLiquids that are no higher than 6mg nicotine, as the increased power and electrical charge will vapourise a higher percentage of nicotine than with a mouth-to-lung device. Also, it’s best to use eLiquids that have a High VG consistency, as high PG eLiquids can create an increased harshness on the throat at such high temperatures.

If you’re new to vaping, we don’t advise starting your vape journey with a direct to lung device, unless you’re with, or have been advised by someone who understands the nature of these products.

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Here’s a quick recap of the Mouth to Lung and Direct to Lung vaping methods;

Mouth to Lung:

  • Best method for beginners, some veterans prefer it also.
  • Similar to smoking a tobacco cigarette
  • Allows for more flavour and throat hit
  • Allows for wide range of nicotine strengths
  • Improved battery life, and both coil and eLiquid longevity (compared with Direct to Lung)
  • Best used with High PG eliquids, at least 50PG (Propylene Glycol)

Direct to Lung:

  • More suited to experienced users
  • Similar to using a Shisha pipe
  • Allows for increased vapour production
  • Allows for higher wattages
  • Reduced battery life, coil and eLiquid longevity (compared with Mouth to Lung)
  • Best used with eLiquids high in VG, and no more than 6mg Nicotine

For more information about Direct to Lung and Mouth to Lung Vaping, please don’t hesitate to get in contact with us.

Guide to Temperature Control Vaping

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What Is Temperature Control Vaping?

Nobody likes a dry hit. It’s unpleasant, tastes foul, and having to change a coil at an inopportune moment can leave us in a bit of a tizz. Temperature Control aims to combat this by monitoring and limiting the temperature of the coil, and not allowing it to exceed a certain temperature, ensuring dry hits and burnt wicks are a thing of the past. Here’s our brief guide on Temperature Control vaping.

How Does Temperature Control Work?

Temperature Control mode (TC) is becoming more of a standard feature, but isn’t available on every device. If you’re looking to purchase a device to use TC mode, it’s worth checking that the device has this function before buying.

Temperature Control works by allowing the user to pre-set a value in either Fahrenheit or Celsius, with the device limiting and cutting off the power if the temperature exceeds this value.

TC mode allows the coil to remain at a fixed and consistent rate, whether you’re chain vaping volcanic-sized clouds, or doing the more easy going mouth-to-lung method.

If putting in a brand new coil, it must be installed at room temperature, otherwise it will not work, and the mod’s calculations will be incorrect. Also if you’re building your own Temperature Control coils, we do not recommend pulsing them. If you do accidentally pulse them, allow the coils to return to room temperature before using to vape on.

To set up TC for the first time you will need to first ensure sure that your device is TC compatible. Variable Wattage and Variable Voltage (VW/VV) devices will simply not work with Temperature Control coils, and you’ll need to ensure that both your device and coil are TC capable with Variable Temperature (VT).

After this you’ll need to consider the wire type you’re using in your TC coil, usually Nickel (Ni) or Titanium (Ti), or Stainless Steel (SS), and set your mod to the correct type of TC mode, which will be wither Ni, Ti, or SS, depending on the coil.

Once installed, you’re then free to adjust the wattage to your preference, but it’s recommended to use the manufacturer’s recommended wattage for the coil. The idea is that the device will power to your desired wattage, but not over the limits of the TC setting.

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Properties Of Nickel, Titanium, & Stainless Steel Wires

The two most common wire types for Temperature Control are Nickel (Ni) and Titanium (Ti). There are other wire types available, including Stainless Steel (SS) but Ni and Ti are the most prevalent on the current market.

Nickel is used in many pre-made coils such as Ni200’s, and are most often rated at 0.15Ω. It has a very high temperature co-efficient, meaning that its resistance doesn’t fluctuate very much when heated, and remains quite stable at high temperatures.

Titanium is relatively new for the vaping market, but is becoming used more and more for TC as it’s much stronger in its construction than Nickel, and has almost double the resistance. This means that less wraps can be used in a wind to achieve the same resistance as with Nickel.

Constructed from a mix of Carbon, Nickel, and Chromium, Stainless Steel (SS) wire has some decent functional properties that allow it to be used with both Variable Wattage as well as Variable Temperature modes. The most common SS wire is 316L; a medical grade metal that’s grown steadily in popularity among vapers for use in TC devices.

While most of the more recent mods on the market have a dedicated setting for SS, some of the older mods don’t have this function, so it’s a good idea to double check before making a purchase.

Compared to Titanium and Nickel, Stainless Steel wire is cheaper, stronger, and is deemed to be a bit easier to work with in terms of building, as it lacks the springy quality that other wire types possess.

Benefits & Drawbacks Of TC Vaping

A major benefit of vaping in Temperature Control modes is dry hits are no longer an issue, due to the more accurate regulation of the TC coils. This also means the atomisers themselves tend to last a bit longer as well.

If the wick becomes dry, the temperature will increase, and the TC mode will immediately protect the coil by cutting off the power. Rewicking Nickel can be a little tricky, as it’s more fragile that Kanthal, and heavy-handedness can cause it to lose its structural integrity, so it’s recommended to be extra careful if rebuilding coils made of Nickel.

Temperature Control can take a little bit of time to get used to, but is relatively easy to pick up and understand after spending a little time on it. We recommend learning which temperature and wattage is the best for maximum output.

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If you’d like to talk to us about Temperature Control modes, or anything else featured on our website, please do get in contact with our team.

How To Fill A Unicorn Bottle With eLiquid Spill Free

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How to use a unicorn bottle? It might seem like a simple task to complete, but the handy unicorn bottle can be a little tricky to fill efficiently without having our precious eLiquid doing a Steve McQueen and trying to escape. Here’s our simple guide to ensure a quick and effective decanting of your favourite eLiquid into a manageable and transportable vessel.

  • Step 1 – Take the small unicorn bottle in your hands, and remove the nose or tip at the end. It may be a little tight, but can be removed with relative ease.
  • Step 2 – Grab the larger unicorn bottle that you’d like to decant from, twisting open the nozzle, and holding it upside down, being careful not to squeeze it. Insert the nozzle into the opening where the smaller unicorn bottle’s nose was positioned.
  • Step 3 – Gently squeeze the smaller unicorn bottle, rather than the larger one. Air will be forced out of the small bottle and into the larger bottle, which creates a vacuum. eLiquid will then decant into the unicorn bottle due to air pressure. Gently squeeze the unicorn bottle repeatedly until the bottle is almost full.
  • Step 4 – Lastly, twist the nozzle on the larger bottle closed while keeping it in the neck of the smaller unicorn bottle. Although not completely necessary, this step will ward off any desire that your eLiquid may have to escape, and should prevent and loss or waste. Then replace the nose of small unicorn, and you’re away!

 


If you’d like to speak to us about unicorn bottles, or anything else on our website, please don’t hesitate to contact our dedicated team.

How To Install And Use Premade Coils On Your RDA

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Building coils can be a slightly intimidating and daunting task, but they shouldn’t be considered completely out of the realm of possibility. They’re a great way to vape your eLiquid, although requiring a slightly different method to use properly.

If you’re interested in rebuilding, we’d recommend getting yourself some pre-built coils to use in your RDA. From regular and simplified wound coils, to the more advanced claptons and hive coils, we stock a wide range to suit every vapers need.

All you’ll need to do is select your RDA or RDTA, and use the following steps to install your pre-built coils onto the deck.

  1. Clean your RDA of eliquid, removing the cotton old coils and cotton
  2. Select and prepare your new coils
  3. Insert the new coils into the posts, and gently tighten screws to secure
  4. Centre the coil with a screwdriver, and use wire cutters to trim legs
  5. Use an ohm reader to check your resistance and make sure there are no shorting problems
  6. While firing the coils use ceramic tweezers to gently squeeze them to ensure the coils heat up evenly
  7. Cut a strip of wicking material a similar size to the coil – twist into shape
  8. Insert the cotton through each coil, trim any excess evenly, tucking the cotton into the well.
  9. Add juice until your cotton is nice and saturated
  10. VAPE!!

If you’d like to speak to us about Prebuilt coils, RDA’s, RDTA’s, or any of the other products on our website, please contact our team.

Find Your Favourite Vape With Our Eliquid Explorer

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So you’re looking for your next big flavour. Maybe you’re bored of your current eliquid, and you’re looking for your next all day vape, or perhaps you’re a brand new vaper feeling a bit swamped by all the choices on offer; our eLiquid Explorer. is here to help.

While it’s not going to tell you “what is the best eliquid”, you’ll be able to narrow down your choices and hopefully find your next favourite with our patented, space-age eLiquid Finder.


 

Flavour Groups

Firstly you’ll need to select what kind of flavour you’re looking for. There are a variety of options to choose from, and multiple choices can be selected. So if you’re looking for two eliquids; one citrus flavour, and one menthol flavour, you can select both and see what’s available.

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Reviews

Next you’ll be able to select the rating, within a range of 1 – 5 stars. These ratings are based on existing customer reviews; vapers who have already sampled an eliquid and have kindly reviewed it for other customers to make an informed opinion. Remember to always bear in mind that taste is a subjective thing, and what one vaper loves, another may find unpleasant.

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Nicotine Strength

The next option is for the strength of nicotine, which ranges between 0mg (nicotine free), all the way up to a full-on 18mg. The bar slides from both the left and right, so just choose your minimum and maximum strength, and let the explorer do the work and show you what’s available.

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VG Percentage

Now you’ll just need to select your preferred VG percentage. To put it basically, an eliquid higher in VG will be thicker in your tank, and smoother on your throat. At the other end of the spectrum, a higher PG eliquid will be runnier with a harsher throat hit, with the vast majority being a varied blend. Also bear in mind the type of device you have; High VG is generally suited to sub-ohming, and High PG for non-sub ohming.

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Bottle Size

The next variable to decide on is which sized bottle you wish to have. Most vapers who wish to just try out an eliquid go for the smallest size; usually 10ml or 15ml, as this size is a great way to sample flavours without committing to a larger 30ml or 60ml bottle. Although, if there’s a particular flavour you enjoy a lot, it’s sometimes worth getting the biggest bottle you can, as it will save you both time and money in the long run.

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Price Range

The next option to select is the price. First and foremost, the quantity of eLiquid can variate the price, but as well, some eLiquids contain a differing number of ingredients. Some with a smaller number may be slightly cheaper, whereas others can have a huge array of flavour notes, with some containing gourmet and premium ingredients that can be difficult to source, and this can sometimes be reflected in the price.

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Specialty

If you’re looking for something in particular, you can use the Specialty tab to really fine tune your selection. Select between glass and plastic bottles, or perhaps you’re looking for an item that comes in a presentation box. For those vapers out there who have to be careful with the ingredients they use, we’ve also included the ability to select alcohol free eliquids, as well as vegan friendly.

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Origin

Finally, you can select the origin of your eliquid with this variable. The vast majority of the eLiquids we stock are manufactured in the USA, but we also stock ranges from both Europe and Canada, as well as some great home-made juices from right here in the UK.vc-eliquid-explorer-uk-origin


 

If you have any questions about our eLiquid explorer, or if you’d like to speak to us directly about anything on our website, please contact our team.

Vape Maintenance Tips

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While it’s of the utmost importance to stay safe while vaping, we can forget that our tanks, mods, and even our eliquids also need some love and care to keep them running smoothly, and tasting their best. This guide aims to help you keep your equipment and eliquid in tip-top condition, but for safety tips please see our safety tips for vaping guide.

ELiquid

  • To keep your eliquid at its best once opened, always replace the lid and store in a cool and dark place, away from heat and sunlight.
  • Some eliquids may become crystalised due to some of the ingredients used, menthol is one good example of this. If you find your eliquid has become crysalised, leave it to warm up in a bowl of warm water.

Coils

  • To maintain your coil and optimise it’s longevity, always use within the recommended wattage or temperature range, and start from the bottom. Putting too much power into your coil will increase the potential for it to burn out, and it will be rendered useless.
  • Some vapers will rinse out a used coil and reuse it, and while this may work for a little while and can extend the life of the coil, we generally don’t recommend as cleaning with tap water can leave residue and bacteria on the coil that will remain when dried.

Tanks

  • We always recommend cleaning your tank every two weeks; changing to a fresh coil is always good reason to give the whole thing a clean. Clearomiser tanks can become clogged over time and will need to be cleaned to remain functional. Not maintaining your tank can increase the potential for things to go wrong. If you’re unsure of how to clean your tank, please see our guide.
  • Always store your tank in an upright position, especially with tanks that have airflow systems. Leaving a tank on its side will very likely cause it to leak, as surprisingly, gravity is still a very universal force of nature.

Mods

  • Similar to your tank, ensure your mod is clean from excess eliquid and debris, as the oily nature of eliquids can mean your mod can become difficult to hold and can slip from grasp. This also applies to the 510 thread, as it can become difficult to screw a tank on if the threading has been compromised.

Batteries

  • Please ensure spare batteries are stored correctly, ideally in a protective sleeve so they cannot be knocked, scratched, or dented
  • It’s handy to label and date your batteries, so you can tell how long you’ve been using them. Generally we don’t advise using a battery consistently for longer than a year.

This is not an exhaustive list, and we always advise to do further research to get a comprehensive understanding of the nature of these devices. These are also tips on keeping your equipment and eliquid in the best condition, for information on staying safe, please see our safety tips for vaping and safety tips for batteries guide.

How To Stop Your Tank From Leaking

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Tips to Fix A Leaking Vape Tank

It’s never a good look to have spots of eliquid all over your white chinos when you’re busy painting the town red. Unfortunately there’s no 100% fool-proof method to eliminate leaks from your tank, due to the devastating duality of gravity and airholes, but with proper care and maintenance, these leaks can almost be eliminated completely.

We always advise getting to know your device properly before use, and to clean your tank regularly. For quick tips on cleaning your tank, see our helpful guide.

  • Sometimes leaks can occur when a coil has simply expired and needs to be replaced.
  • Avoid getting eliquid in the center tube, this is the airflow chimney, and must remain clear at all times.
  • The coil can become loose when removing the base for refilling, ensure this has been tightened before using again. Also ensure you’re threading correctly, and not crooked or cross-threading.
  • Always use and store your tank upright. Leaving the tank on its side or upside down will allow eliquid to seep through the holes, including the airflow chimney and mouthpiece. Because, gravity.
  • Ensure no eliquid is sitting under the coil, as instead of being vaporized from the wicking material, this eliquid will simply boil, and create a gurgling sound.
  • Sometime when inhaling too forcefully in your tank, this can induce flooding, as too much eliquid is drawn into the coil from the tank, but not enough has been vaporized.
  • Not using your device at a high enough wattage can also induce flooding, due the same principle of too much eliquid to rate of vaporization.
  • If your tank has an airflow system, close the airholes when refilling the tank, as this creates a cushion of air when rotated back to the upright position. As air is drawn up through the airflow, more will replace it, and this maintains the cushion of air in the airflow chamber, preventing eliquid from flowing through it.
  • Ensure your coil is sitting firmly in the base unit, must not be overtightened, just hand tight. A coil that is not firmly fitted will allow eliquid to seep through the threading. This goes for all parts of the tank, ensure everything is just hand tight, as over tightening can break the seals, and cause leaks.

These are just a few tips to help stem any potential leaks that my arise from your vape tank. For general tips on maintaining all of your vaping equipment, please see our Vape Maintenance Guide. If you have any issues or queries about any of these tips, please contact our team.

Beginner’s Guide To Sub Ohm Vaping

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What Is A Sub Ohm?

In short, Sub Ohm vaping means the heating coil has a resistance value of less than 1.0 ohms. ‘Sub’ simply means ‘below’ in Greek, so it can be considered ‘below’ one ohm.

A low resistance coil such as a Sub Ohm allows for a higher amount of current and more electrical energy to reach the coil quicker, and this means the coil will heat up at a faster rate, and will reach a higher temperature. A hotter coil will allow for a larger amount of eliquid to be vaporized at one time, and when combined with an open airflow, will increase both flavour and vapour production.

Sub Ohming with Nicotine and Eliquid

Due to the increase in temperature when using a Sub Ohm coil, a larger quantity of vapour is produced than with a coil rated above 1.0 ohm. Within this larger quantity of vapour will be a higher percentage of nicotine, as more has been vapourised due to the increase in heat. As such, we don’t recommend using a strength higher than 6mg, as higher strengths tend to taste harsh under these conditions for the vast majority of vapers.

Vapers who Sub Ohm also have a tendency to use eliquids high in VG, as it has almost no throat hit on its own, and also produces larger and denser clouds. Heating eLiquid at higher temperatures allows for these bigger clouds and flavour, but one of the downsides is that you’ll also be vapourising more of your ejuice at a higher rate, meaning you’ll be refilling your tank sooner than you may be used to.

Mouth to Lung VS Direct to Lung

If you’re just starting, or are already on your vaping journey, it’s fair to assume that you’ve been a regular smoker for a period of time. Traditional tobacco cigarettes are consumed by first drawing smoke into the mouth, and then inhaling into the lung; a two-stage process that’s referred to as Mouth-To-Lung.

While this method is also applicable to vaping, the Sub Ohm method requires a slightly different approach, and is referred to as Direct-To-Lung. This method requires the user to inhale straight into the lungs, bypassing the mouth stage, and is similar to using a shisha pipe.

Is Sub Ohm Better?

In short, yes and no. It depends what you’re looking to get out of your vaping experience. Both high and low resistance coils offer a different vaping experience, and each have different benefits and drawbacks. A lot of vapers have been quite happy and continue to use regular coils (between 1.0 – 2.0 ohms), and devices such as Aspire’s Nautilus tank have stood the test of time and remained exceptionally well-regarded among the vaping community.

Generally speaking, Sub Ohming is suitable for more experienced vapers looking to push the boundaries of flavours and vapour, whereas mouth-to-lung vaping is better suited to beginners and those looking for just a simple way to consume nicotine without smoking tobacco.

Sub Ohm Vape Kit – What You’ll Need

In order to successfully Sub Ohm vape you’ll need four main things; a tank with a wide airflow, a Sub Ohm coil that’s compatible with your tank, a mod capable of providing enough power (usually at least 30w), and an eliquid high in VG (60% and above) and low in nicotine (6mg or below)

A wide airflow on a tank is needed to cool down the coil, and also to produce the large cloud of vapour. You’ll need a coil that’s capable of allowing a large amount of electrical current though, and also a mod that’s powerful enough to reach to around 30w. Use eliquids that are high in VG to get the best experience, as these particular eliquids create the smoothest vapour without the harshness that high PG can create.

If you’re still unsure of Sub Ohm vaping or the kit it requires, please see our guide to vaping hardware, or get in touch with our team.