Electronic cigarettes provide cigarette smokers with nicotine without many of the harsh chemicals, carbon monoxide, and tar that comes with smoking a regular cigarette. There is also no smoke, no butt or any ashes left behind. Electronic cigarettes, or e-cigs are constructed to appear very similar to regular cigarettes. They come in the same shape, same length, and even the same color.
E-cigs are usually powered by a lithium battery. These batteries are limited by the size of the cigarette and sometimes limit the time of the smoke a great deal. Those who use e-cigs have figured out a way to extend the life of their smoke by modifying their electronic cigarettes. These modifications not only prolong the length of the smoke, but also help create a more consistent and thicker vapor.
There are a variety of different mods on the market, including Sigelei 100W Plus Box Mod and the Excalibur Mechanical Mod. These mods can be customized from the top to the bottom. Those who smoke e-cigarettes are called vapers, and these vapers search high and low in the internet to find different ways to improve their smoking experience.
Many vapers gather together in vaping cafes or in online forums to share information and find new and different methods of maximizing battery power. They also glean information on where to buy different parts, how to improve the performance of the cartomizer, and which brands provide the best vapor and flavors.
Many vapers began customizing their e-cigs with mods as a sort of hobby, but it now one of the most popular subjects on e-cig and vaping forums. The practice has grown so popular that there are even boutiques selling parts, devices, and different e-liquids all over the world.
There are some pros and cons to using a mod on your electronic cigarettes. Some believe it enhances the smoking experience, while others think it takes something away from the enjoyment of vaping.
Mods for e-cigarettes typically come as large cylindrical tubes. They are usually too large and bulky to hold between your fingers, which can be a negative for some e-cigarette users. Many of the mods are activated manually, too. This means that the smoker will need to push a button and inhale to get the vapor moving.
Many e-cigarettes lack enough battery power to provide a smoker the type of smoke they want. When a vaper creates their own mod for their e-cigarettes, they can use replaceable batteries which can significantly extend both their battery life and their smoke. Mods also usually provide a thicker, much more consistent vapor.
E-cigarette mods usually possess a customizable vaping voltage and a higher amp output. Most of these variable voltage range from 3.0 to 6.0 volts. It is helpful is a mod can provide voltage up to 6.0 volts, especially if your e-cigarette resistance is above three ohms.
If you are looking for the best mods, look for one which allows the voltage to be adjusted in 1v. increments. This makes it perfect for tuning the power output and creating the best vapor.
As the batteries in your e-cigarettes are drained, they begin delivering less voltage and creating less vapor, especially as the battery reaches the end of its charging cycle. It is possible for mods to fix this by creating a consistent voltage with every puff. This helps sustain the vapor consistency until the battery is completely charged.
Mods for Cartridges and Cartomizers
Typical electronic cigarettes use a cartomizer which consists of both the atomizer and the cartridge. This reduces the need to take apart and clean or replace the vaporizer every few months. It also helps that you get a new atomizer every time you need to change the cartomizer, which helps ensure you are continually getting the full experience of richer flavors and a good, thick vapor.
Instead of using cartomizers which are prefilled and disposable, mods hold more e-liquid and help ensure there is nothing wasted during a smoke. Cartomizers are also typically disposable, while mods can be refilled. You can refill your mod with a less expensive e-liquid realizing even more long-term savings.
Most mod devices for electronic cigarettes can handle higher output circuits and up to 2.5 amp of output. These higher output circuits help the dual coil cartomizers to perform at a higher level. If a mod device can run at a voltage higher than 4.5v or above, then the dual coils cartomizers can really open up and create a really great vaping experience.
Mods for electronic cigarettes can increase vaping power and provide cost advantages for heavy smokers. There is a downside, though, since most mods are made by individuals or in boutiques, there is little to no quality control on their production.
Mods for almost every type of electronic cigarette are available for purchase online or the pieces required to construct a mod can be purchased internationally with no restriction. One of the risks of buying one of these mods is they can explode or catch on fire, because there are no safety inspections of quality control standards.
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