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Really Confused Noobie!

Discussion in 'Sub-Ohm' started by Leith Wilburn, Jul 8, 2017.

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  1. Leith Wilburn

    Leith Wilburn Full Member

    Jul 8, 2017
    Well I set the ohms to .15 and watts to 30 and it literally doesn't do ANYTHING. Work my way up I guess?
     
  2. Leith Wilburn

    Leith Wilburn Full Member

    Jul 8, 2017
    I got more cotton. I'm just gonna rewick it and take my time. No sense in rushing and not doing it properly.
     
  3. lil_buddy

    lil_buddy Ultra Member Verified Member

    Mar 9, 2017
  4. doctadrea

    doctadrea Super Member Verified Member ECF Veteran

    Dec 11, 2013
    Maui
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    One note: You don't have to leave your cotton so long to the bottom of the tank. I usually cut it so it's just barely poking down into the glass part.
     
  5. Leith Wilburn

    Leith Wilburn Full Member

    Jul 8, 2017
    Yup I did it. It seems to be working well now! So summary:
    Hot legs- trimmed cleaner solved problem
    Burning cotton- Rewick and take time. The cotton was just way too thick.
    Last problem, NOOB! Read up on what I'm using and what happens with coils. I had no idea that dual coils would lower resistance. And NEVER start with high wattage. I have to work my way up. Thanks so much guys! Cheers!
     
  6. stols001

    stols001 Mistress of the Dark Nicotinic Arts Verified Member

    Supporting member
    May 30, 2017
    Tucson, AZ
    Leith, glad you got things working for you. Sounds like you did a great job isolating all the variables :)

    Anna
     
  7. fitnessfighter

    fitnessfighter Unresolved Status

    Dec 21, 2016
    The lower the ohm on the atomizer the higher the heat will allow to render.
     
    • Agree Agree x 1

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