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About Coils

Coil are the most important part of your vape tank or vape kit, it’s responsible for heating up the e-liquid or vape juice and vaporising it. There are different types of coils available on the market from standard coils to the newest mesh coils. It is important that you understand how they work and which to use with your vape tank for the best performance. Remember, more power gives you lower resistance and less power gives you higher resistance.


Coils are constructed from a coiled wire (different gauges) or a piece of mesh and some wicking material (usually cotton, which absorbs the e-liquid or vape juice). Low resistance coils (Sub Ohm Coils) produce warmer vapour and larger clouds, whereas high resistance coils (MTL) produce less vapour but can be used with a higher nicotine strengths for an overall immense nicotine and flavour hit.

Guides and Information

Beginners Guide to Sub-Ohm Vaping

So, you’ve started vaping and you’ve seen people, passing you in the street using bigger electronic cigarettes, that produce a larger amount vapour compared to yours…

How do e-liquids affect coil life?

One of the most recurring problems that we, as vapers, have is our coils burning out. There are many reasons for why this might happen and one of them is in relation to...

How to prime your coils

Ok so what is priming I hear you ask; to put it simply, priming coils is the action of applying your favourite e liquid to the wicking material within you coil...

How to prime a sub ohm tank and pen style vape kit

The coil within a vape tank is probably the most important component and needs to be primed correctly before use. The act of priming a coil, simply, is ensuring that…

Blog Articles

The Nautilus Mini Tank from Aspire is one of the most popular mouth to lung (MTL) tanks. Since it was released it has been hugely popular with MTL enthusiasts, particularly...