How to describe the parts of your vape pen.  We get phone calls of all different types of questions.  Sometimes it’s hard to help over the phone if we don’t understand what parts the customer is trying to refer to.  Hopefully this video helps!


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Base Liquid: This is the liquid to which nicotine and flavouring are added create e-juice. The two most common base liquids are known as VG (vegetable glycerine) and PG (propylene glycol).

Batt: Abbreviation for Battery.

Battery: (Batt) The battery provides power to the atomizer/cartomizer or preferred topper when the user draws on the mouthpiece. It is in general lithium-ion, ranges in many sizes. Some of the smaller “mini” batts, have an LED on the end to simulate the heat glow from what an analog cigarette creates when a draw or puff is taken.

Blank: Often referred to as a empty cartridge that a user can fill with their desired eliquid

Bottom Feeders: Refers to a Personal Vaporizer that has a bottle of juice in it that has a tube that goes up to the bottom of an atomizer

Box Mod: A square-shaped battery modification for lithium-ion batteries.

Bridge: A small U or V shaped covering on top of the heating coil of some atomizers. It is usually a metal covered by an absorbent material designed to wick e-liquid from a cartridge filler to the heating element.

BT: Big tobacco companies.

Burnt: Generally what people refer to when they have taken a drag on an empty cartridge.

Butt Plug: A part of the condom mentioned above that is inserted through the air hole at the threaded end of a cartomizer. It is intended to keep the innards of the cartomizer intact during shipping and prevent leakage in pre-filled cartos.


ICR: Lithium Ion Cobalt Rechargeable Battery.

IMR: Lithium Ion Manganese Rechargeable Battery.