Site Information

WARNING: This product contains nicotine. Nicotine is an addictive chemical.
 Loading... Please wait...

The Vape Mall Blog

Send Out The Sub-Ohm Clouds Here in 2022!

Posted by David on

Have you ever watched with envy as a vaper exhaled a massive, perfectly fluffy cloud before your eyes? If you're wondering what the secret is to exhaling those dense clouds of glory, you've come to the right place. We're gonna get deep into the world of sub-ohm vaping, as it has evolved over the years, so that you can finally understand what is now required in order to be a master of the clouds.

Why Do So Many Vapers Sill Love Sub-Ohm Vaping?

Sub-ohm vaping refers to a specific type of hardware setup. The name comes from the type of coil that's used. Cloud-chasing vapers have found that the combination of a high-wattage device and a low-resistance coil produces the perfect amount of vapor, resulting in those thick clouds that have become synonymous with this hobby.

However, it's important to know that sub-ohm vaping isn't just about blowing enormous clouds. This type of setup is a technology nerd's dream-come-true. It allows the user to play around with an advanced but user-friendly mod that opens the door to a truly customized vaping experience.

Additionally, a lot of vapers prefer sub-ohm vaping because of the smoothness of each hit. While some vapers prefer a strong throat hit, sub-ohm lovers savor the silky sensation of thick vapor running along their throat. Many feel that the flavor becomes more complex with this style of vaping as well.

How to Rock a True Sub-Ohm Vape Setup

If you want to invest in a sub-ohm vaping setup, you're in luck. Below will breaks down every component that is necessary in order to enjoy this style of vaping. And, while you might have to make a small investment initially, the satisfaction that you'll derive from this style of vaping will be well worth it.

#1: Cylindrical / AIO and Box Mods

There are benefits to both but usually one or the other fits best for an individual’s direct needs. Whichever one is selected, the ability to vape at a high wattage is crucial if you wanna blow thick n’ large clouds. So, opt for a device that can reach at least 180 watts. This will ensure that the device is compatible with a sub-ohm coil. Also, feel free to explore mods that have a variety of output modes if you need to customize your experience even further.

#2: Tank

A sub-ohm tank is a necessary part of chasing clouds. As the name implies, a sub-ohm tank is compatible with a sub-ohm coil. It has a relatively large vape juice capacity because this style of vaping requires a lot of e-liquid per hit. The coil sits in the center of the well so that its wick stays saturated with e-liquid. Look for a sub-ohm tank that's made with Pyrex glass. Due to the high output of the device that you'll be using, you'll having a tank material that won't crack when exposed to lots of heat is critical.

#3: Coil(s)

Of course, sub-ohm vaping is all about the sub-ohm coil. It's very important that you purchase a coil that has a resistance level below one ohm. Otherwise, your vaping experience will be lacking. Besides, using the wrong type of coil can be dangerous. Always try to buy a coil that was specially designed for the tank that you're using. Because sub-ohm vaping can cause coils to burn out fairly quickly, consider purchasing them in bulk.

#4: Battery

Device size and battery life has to be considered when selecting which battery option works finest for you. Usually, but not always, external battery cells will leave your device being a bit bigger or bulkier. Why? In order to support the size of the battery to put it simply. Still, most external battery cells have longer battery life than the internal cells do. Especially, when considering those that take multiple battery cells. So, if you're going to rock a sub-ohm vaping setup, you're going to need high-capacity batteries that can handle all of that power. Go for batteries that are above 2000mAh, as this guarantee extended vaping sessions before having to recharge them.

#5: Vape Juice

One of the most overlooked aspects of sub-ohm vaping is the type of vape juice that's used. Truth is that your choice of e-liquid can make or break your sub-ohm experience. Most sub-ohm enthusiasts agree that the more vegetable glycerin, the better. If your e-juice has a base of at least 70% vegetable glycerin (VG), you'll be fine. How? Because VG is a highly viscous material that produces thicker and fluffier clouds of vapor.

Entering Vape Cloud Competitions

Once you become experienced with using a sub-ohm setup, you'll be well on your way to blowing impressive clouds. Once you get the hang of chasing clouds, you can try out some tricks. Check out online videos for instructions on how to perform vape tricks.

If you become really good at creating some masterful and captivating clouds, you might want to look into the vape cloud competitions that are held worldwide. These competitions allow you to show off your vapor skills in front of a large audience.

View Comments


A Basic Guide to Battery Capability for Sub-Ohm Vape Preferences

Did you know that one of the most common mistakes that vapers make when switching to a sub-ohm setup is selecting the wrong batteries? In fact, this mistake can sometimes be quite costly.When using low-resistance sub-ohm coils, the vape battery must do a lot of work to compensate. The wrong type of battery can find this pressure [...]

Read More »


Internal Battery-Powered Mods vs. External Battery-Powered Mods

When it comes to choosing a mod to complete your vaping setup, there are a host of things to consider. We tend to occupy ourselves with choosing the best wattage capabilities, size, special features, and looks. There is, however, another factor that matters a whole lot, which is the type of battery that’s powering the device. [...]

Read More »


When Should You Put a New Battery in Your Box Mod, Open Pod System or Vaporizer?

When was the last time you purchased a new battery or set of batteries for your trusty vaping device? Many of us are guilty of using our batteries way longer than we should, despite the fact that they’re clearly losing their ability to power our devices properly. The reality is that all batteries need to be replaced [...]

Read More »


Vape Battery Lingo

We all know that in order to enjoy a satisfying vaping experience, you need to have the right batteries. Despite the fact that batteries are so crucial to one’s vape session, they’re critically overlooked and unappreciated. The fact of the matter is that without a battery, a person can’t vape. And, yet, so many people don’t really [...]

Read More »


Open Pod System Vape Battery Maintenance

It’s an unfortunate fact that one of the most overlooked aspects of a person’s vape setup is their batteries. Needless to say, without good batteries, your vaping sessions won’t be very satisfying. Batteries that aren’t cared for properly become weak over time, resulting in hits that don’t deliver the proper amount of vapor to satisfy the user’s cravings.If [...]

Read More »


Grab an OHM / VOLT READER

It's clear that the DIY vaping trend isn't going anywhere. Today, a whole new generation of vapers are learning how to expertly build coils and reconfigure their mods thanks to all the brilliant hardware that's coming out.  While it's relatively easy to become a DIY vaper, you must know some basic physics laws. Without a good understanding of how resistance [...]

Read More »


Dealing with a Leaky Battery Issue

One of the most worrying feelings you can have as a vaper is the sense that your device’s battery is leaking. Fortunately, this isn’t a common occurrence - but because of something of that nature being so rare, that in and of itself makes the event even more worrying. If battery leakage has happened to you before, during or [...]

Read More »


That Gunky Battery Needs to Go!

When it comes to vaping, there could be some things to worry about. While some vapers worry about germs because of the mouthpiece, there are also worries concerning parts that encounter the environment like the battery. Because of this, an e-cigarette or MOD can harbor potential problems if not properly taken care of. This also includes the proper maintenance of [...]

Read More »


Technology Is the Driving Force in the Vape Space

Since the discovery of vaping, in the year 1963, and its reinvention in the year 2007, there seems to always be something new in the industry. Looking closely, you will realize that without technology, vaping would not be what it is today. Vaping devices we had last years are different from the one we have today, in one [...]

Read More »