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Discussion in 'Hoosier Vapers' started by Mossi, Nov 13, 2010.

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  1. Mossi

    Mossi Full Member

    Feb 17, 2010
    Greetings from Indianapolis!

    Not sure if this is helpful, but for anyone near Indianapolis, we have an actual vape shop! It's in Speedway. The guy had an existing coin shop, then he started vaping, and became such a fan he opened a store. It's been really helpful when I need a new atomizer asap and can't wait for the mail to arrive.

    I've been vaping since last February, and it's amazing how mainstream it's starting to become! I vape everywhere, and my friends joke that I'm a missionary for the cause, as it always gets a lot of attention and questions. It's always fun to be told in a bar "You can't smoke in here" and then I start my spiel. I find that most people have at least heard of e-cigs by now.

    Anyway, greetings to my fellow Hoosiers!
  2. Hoosier

    Hoosier Vaping Master ECF Veteran

    Jan 26, 2010

    Your handle seems familiar... GenConCommunity perhaps?
  3. Spoomsister

    Spoomsister Senior Member Verified Member ECF Veteran

    Nov 7, 2010
    Apollo Beach, FL
    Thats awesome! Thanks for sharing!!!!
  4. Mossi

    Mossi Full Member

    Feb 17, 2010
    Yep. I'm Mossi there too!
  5. Hoosier

    Hoosier Vaping Master ECF Veteran

    Jan 26, 2010
    Ah Ha! I'm GURPguru on that forum. (Avatar on this forum is a GenCon pic of me.)

    Very cool. Glad you're joining us.

    Did you attend the Ren Faire at Conner Prairie? I encountered 1 vaper that seemed like a genconner getting accessories for an outfit there. Think I saw Stormy too, but didn't have a chance to verify. (Was running an errand for a performer at the time.)
  6. Yippykiyea

    Yippykiyea Senior Member Verified Member ECF Veteran

    Dec 12, 2010
    Thanks for letting us know about the Indy Shop! I just might have to visit it real soon with Christmas coming up.
  7. sweetblackkitten

    sweetblackkitten Senior Member ECF Veteran

    Jan 7, 2011
    hey guys! im in downtown indy, how do i join this group??
  8. AlmightyGod

    AlmightyGod My friends call me A.G. Verified Member ECF Veteran

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    Nov 23, 2010
    Vaping Heaven
    Hey guys!

    I'm on the SE side...Wanamaker.

    The guy at Indy Vapor Shop is really nice. I stopped in last week for a couple of things. He is going to remodel & make the front of the building all vaping! Right now he has everything behind the counter. Stop in & say your local guy.
  9. Hoosier

    Hoosier Vaping Master ECF Veteran

    Jan 26, 2010
    Shoot ndfourleafclover a PM. He started and mods the group.
  10. drewdav

    drewdav Senior Member

    Nov 4, 2010
    holy hamburgers!!! i just saw this thread and am sooo excited there is a shop in indy!!! and like 3 miles from where i work! can't wait to go there, was going to head out after work today, but they're closed on friday :( the selection on the website looks really nice. do they keep most of that in stock? and thanks for letting us know!
  11. Hrtbrkr1965

    Hrtbrkr1965 Super Member ECF Veteran

    Nov 30, 2010
    Hello fellow Hoosiers! Have been to the indy vapor shop quite a bit! Good guys to deal with!
  12. -iD

    -iD Senior Member Verified Member ECF Veteran

    Nov 12, 2010
    Midwest US
    yeah, mike's good people!
  13. drewdav

    drewdav Senior Member

    Nov 4, 2010
    for those of you who have been to the indy vapor shop, i was wondering if you could tell me some of the flavors that he sells there that you enjoy. i have been looking for a "go to" flavor from his shop and am yet to find one. i was previously ordering the marl liquid from joye (100% pg) and really enjoyed that but now i am looking for something that i can just pick up here. any thoughts?
  14. Sputnik

    Sputnik Full Member

    Jan 17, 2011
    I shop at IVS all the time, at least once a week.

    Their USA Mix is the same as Joye Marl. USA Mix = Marlboro

    Their basic, cheaper liquids are DK (dekang). Their premium liquids are from various US suppliers. They carry Halo, Vermont Vapor and some other "better" liquids.

    Im not fond of DK juices. They all have a "stinky feet" or "popcorn" note to them. That's kind of expected out of the tobacco flavors, but DK's non-baccy flavors have it as well. The only DK juice I can really vape is Flue Cured Tobacco, but Ive strayed away from tobacco flavors almost entirely. So, I wont recommend any of IVS' basic liquids.

    As far as the premium liquids, the ones Ive tried (many of them) have all had a weird floral note to them. Im not particularly fond of them, however you may like them, but I cannot think of any I would necessarily recommend.

    If you like tobacco flavors, get some of the Halo, or Vermont Vapor stuff. Its pretty good.

    The way I see IVS as far as liquid goes, its a beginner store for liquids. OK liquids to get your feet wet with vaping, then move on to better stuff.

    As far as hardware goes, IVS is my GO-TO shop. I buy all my hardware there. Mike is great to work with and usually cuts a good deal for walk-ins, and makes it right, and then some, if something is wrong. However, they need to step up their liquid department and start buying from better suppliers.

    They are currently working on remodeling the store to get the vape shop its own section in the front of the building, and make it easier for us to "shop". I was there today and they were working on it. So, we'll basically have us a full fledged vape shop in the near future. It gets crowded in there sometimes as it is now.
  15. AlmightyGod

    AlmightyGod My friends call me A.G. Verified Member ECF Veteran

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    Nov 23, 2010
    Vaping Heaven
  16. beandean

    beandean Senior Member

    Mar 8, 2011
    the other day i was in there and Mike told me that Dekangs original mixers are all gone,and that the quality isnt there.he now will get his juice from Hang Seng or something like that.Cant remember the exact name but its close!

    I vape his premium Wild Berry all day long. I love the Wild Tropical,Alpine Huckleberry,and watermelon,i mix all those and call it fruit salad,its pretty awesome.I asked Mike one day what his personal favorite flavor was and he gave me a couple drops (since he was out of stock at the time) i fell in love with the 5*5 its nice tobacco with a honey finish.I had to wait a week to get some,but it was worth it.I tried the ry4 also and its pretty good too.
    I hope he starts getting more flavors, i really want to try mountain dew!

    Shout out to Mike! he is a good guy and businessman.He makes it nice to go there,always smiling and eager to impart knowledge of the vape. Stop in and tell him the internet is talking about him.
  17. jorvic

    jorvic Senior Member ECF Veteran

    Apr 24, 2011
    I just found out about that store and this one from the new members forum.

    I am glad to see that there is some community for all of this around Indiana
  18. RazorNribbonz

    RazorNribbonz Ultra Member ECF Veteran

    I have been meaning to stop by the indy vapor shop..I live more south/west and am direction impaired but, soon as I can drag hubby or gf with me..Im definitely going (anyone know if he carries mods)...Thanks everyone for the links

    Edit: Jorvic, do you happen to know the general location of the Hoosierecigsupply?
  19. RazorNribbonz

    RazorNribbonz Ultra Member ECF Veteran

    Your real close to the shop sweet! Let that girl join!...maybe she can get close and bring us all morning starbucks vapor loolol...H*ll I"LL hold her cat lol
  20. richardf

    richardf Full Member

    Jan 20, 2010
    I stop in there every week or so, and yes he carries mods

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