ok well I'll add my other review here...I had bought from Mt Baker Vapor for my DIY their clove flavor as a base
If you like sweet clove candy this is an awesome ejuice.
I would give it a 5 star rating but as I was an avid clove smoker I was hoping for the more spice clove taste and the tingly/numbing that real cloves give off....but that aside, it could be a bit stronger clove taste but it is a good clove taste that won't overwhelm people that aren't used to clove or won't overwhelm if using it to mix with other flavors. Even though it wasn't exactly what I was looking for it was worth buying (even at the 30ml bottle ;-) ) and the best price around that I have seen.
It is more of a candy clove taste than the aromatic spice cooking clove taste that I prefer
so this one is a maybe...it's a good juice, just not what I was looking for but for those that like sweet clove candy this would be good for you.
Vaping is such a personal experience, so obviously everyone's perfect kit will be different and we will need more info about you and your needs. This post is more aimed to those that are ready to move away from cig-a-likes and into the vaping world.
I have gone through the past year of lurking in this forum and what I have learned and tried to piece together to my best a good starter kit for cheap.
Are you ready to step away from the cigarette-look-a-likes? If so this opens your choices up a lot...if you aren't then there are still options.
Next: if only using cig-a-likes are you only wanting to buy pre-filled or are you willing to refill your cartomizers?
part b: if willing to get away from cig-a-likes same question
part c: if willing to get away from cig-a-likes there are different types of juice delivery systems available
It is all overwhelming at first but it starts getting easier and it starts making more sense.
If you are determined to stick to the it must look like a cigarette...the best cig-a-like battery that I have tried so far would be the greensmoke battery and the good news is you can get a starter kit for the price of shipping and buy an adapter so you can then use any and all cartomizers with it!Free Greensmoke Starter Kit, while supplies last for new users onlyand then the cheapest e9 to 510 adapter I've found (and use)
E9 to 510 adapter
So for like $5 to $10 you can't beat a complete kit one battery, one usb charger and some cartomizers and then the adapter to be able to use any 510 cartomizers or 510 tanks The next cig-a-like I've tried and find to be a nice draw and decent battery is the new MarkTen. However it's not a true 510 connection so no mix and matching but you can refill the cart with your own flavoring
I'm still learning myself but best advice I can give is: keep in mind vaping is all personal preference and there is no bad choices...what you decide is what you will be living with and using
feel free to ask question, no question is stupid, just mis/under informed.
Some things to keep in mind:
Try to stick to pv's (personal vapors) that have both the 510 and ego connections this way you have all kinds of options when it comes to juice delivery systems.
Variable Voltage (vv) = everyone's taste is different so you can set your voltage up or down to help suit your needs as well as different juices and different juice delivery systems (cartomizers, tanks, ect) taste different at different voltages. (how many times can I say different)
Variable Wattage (vw) I haven't tried yet but assuming it is the same principle as stated above for vv.
Pass-through battery to be able to vape while charging.
the higher the mAh the longer the battery life
do you prefer a warm vape (top coil) or a cool vape (bottom coil)? top coil vs bottom coil tanks, to each their own...but go with glass or metal so that there's no worries about tank cracking juices.
so that aside my best advice that was given to me and was my only pv for 6 months is to take the flying leap save yourself wasted money from buying the cigarette-look-alikes and go for a better battery...get you a variable voltage spinner.I got mine from AltSmoke (if making a purchase please use me as a referral: 2262491) because they have 1300 mAh vv spinners and they have orange my favorite color. Plus just awesome customer service, I can not praise them enough.
you can still use cartomizers (that come with the cig-a-likes) or try other things, myself purchased an evod and a vivi nova to figure out which one I liked best.
The issue with anything other than cartomizers if you use tough juices it will melt the plastic lmfao so be careful or you can get a metal cover for the vivi nova.
typically I suggest one to purchase the battery from else where spending a bit of money to find one that is your personal style because vaping is all about your personal preference...however if you are looking for just something decent priced that works and don't care about color or style so much :
From fasttech (if you don't mind buying from china...some are against it...don't mind generics and can wait about 2 weeks, no shipping or handling fees and accepts paypal) a nice silver piece together kit
EGO-VV 1100mAh Rechargeable Variable Voltage E-Cigarette Battery with 0.7" LCD - silver
passthru battery, display shows battery life, puff counts, easily to set or change voltages
KWX10 Protank (2.8mL) - 2.5ohm / removable drip tip / adapter ring
glass bottom coil tank like an evod but glass and comes with the beauty ring to make it look like all one piece instead of two pieces...
Vivi Nova 7 (3.5mL) - 1.8ohm
metal top coil tank, comes in other colors too
Splash Anodized Glass Carto Tank Kit (6.0mL) - 1.8ohm
so for $45 you now have a nice first and hopefully only kit you will need for a long long time
and if you really wanted to accessorize:
E-Cigarette Stand Support for EGO Battery - silver / aluminum
a silver stand for your pv
Electronic Cigarette Carrying Zipper Pouch Bag for Ego (Big Size)
a silver carrying case
2*AA Battery Powered USB Emergency Charger with Flashlight
emergency charger uses AA batteries for charging while on the go (batteries not included)
Now for $54 you have a complete kit, I mean jesh what else could you want?
A better/bigger tank? DBOX PuriTank Bottom Coil Glassomizer (3.5mL) - 2.4
a protank clone but then you lose the beauty ring but wait just buy one if you must
EGO Battery Converter Ring for 3.5mL ViVi Nova
so still for under $60 one hell of a kit that should hopefully be your one and only for long long time keeping you a happy vapor!
and then of course all the above tanks have removable drip tips (mouthpieces) just type drip tip into the search, fasttech finally is carrying drip tips so grab some you like.
and while there don't forget to grab you some juice for your new PV and you are set and ready to vape on!
Now moving on to the next phase Mechanical and Regulated Mods
Part 2 of the New Vapor Starter Kits Part 2 (Mechanical and Regulated Mods)
So my second vape from my bag of goodies is Mt Baker Vapor's Pink Lemonade...
now it could just be because of the previous juice in the tank but I can't really taste anything...
will update when I figure out if it's me, the tank or the juice...
so far this is neither good or bad...it's just tasteless....
so at the moment this is going to be a WT_
been vaping on it for about an hour and still can't taste anything....will have to try this again some other time....
an hour later still trying to vape the pink lemonade and am getting a slight taste...kind of like a faint taste of the zest of a lemon....
First up from my new bag of goodies is something called Unicorn Blood
It smells a bit like strawberry kool aid
tastes a bit like it too
it's a fruity, candy flavor.....
the downside, as I've read others have too, it has a wicking issue...every few draws I get a burnt hit...so I have to keep twirling my pv around to make sure that it stays on the wick...
this is a definite must have just make sure to keep your tank rotating in between vapes...
if you like sweet, must get this....it was so good that I actually took the time to run a search on the net to find out where I can buy this from
Fuzion Vapor's Unicorn Blood
So I just bought a ton of juice from a member. Being a new vapor I haven't really tried anything yet. I jumped straight into diy as I was an avid clove smoker and decided to attempt my own clove vape to cut costs and well in the process have found that vaping is so much more than a simple nic fix
I started this adventure just to diy clove and when I bought my kit got a few other flavors but figured it's time to see what is all out there so bought a huge lot of sight unseen juices....
Here is where I will be keeping tabs of my thoughts about all the different flavors I have tried....
So here comes my reviews of The Good, The Bad and the WT_ Was That Juice
or forum topic can be found here
These are my honest opinions no one paid me or asked me to do this....this is just my way of 1. keeping track of what I vape 2. giving back to the community that has given me so much help and info
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