Vape Pen

WHAT IS A VAPE PEN?

A vape pen (also known as a wax pen, vaporizer pen, dab pen, vapor pen, or pen vaporizer) is a compact pen-shaped vaporizer that is used for vaping on the go. The vape pen is one of the most popular types of vaporizers, and it comes in a variety of types from major vape manufacturers such as KandyPens, G Pen, and Yocan.

Pen-type vaporizers are generally conductive vaporizers, which means that they heat the material directly against the heating element. This means that a vaporizer may not have the kind of vapor purity that a portable vaporizer or desktop vaporizer has, but it is certainly more discreet, easier to use, and affordable in most cases.

Vape pens generally consist of a mouthpiece, an atomizer, and a vaporizer battery, however, each of the elements of a vape pen can vary from unit to unit. The length and width of the nozzle of a pen decide the level of resistance of each stroke.

Despite their small size, a lot is going on technologically inside vape pens. Vape pen atomizers feature different materials and designs that affect their vapor production. Ceramic atomizers create a more flavorful vaping session, while those made of metals will heat up your vape faster and produce bigger clouds.

Advanced vaporizer pen batteries can boast precision or preset temperature, a variety of power capacities, and single or multi-button controls. Assembling a vaporizer is easy. Steam pens generally have standard 510 thread connections. This makes it easy to replace broken parts or clean the vaporizer pen or wax pen.

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Vape Pen

Other Names for Vape Pens

While vaporizer pens have a specific function, there are many different names for vape pens, here is a quick list of what people sometimes call vape pens. Don't worry, all of these names mean the same thing that does the same function.

  • Wax pen or wax pens
  • Dab Pen or Dab Pen
  • Pen vaporizer
  • Pen Vape or Pen Vapes
  • Vaporizer pen

WHAT DO VAPE PENS OFFER?

Vape pens offer a discreet vaping experience. Have you ever felt uncomfortable vaping in public? Vaporizer pens alleviate that pain point by allowing you to vape without drawing attention to your habit. The vaporizer is shaped like an office pen, slim and elegant. In fact, vape pens look more like e-cigarettes than laptops, giving them an incognito quality. Unlike portable vaporizers, which are not shaped like a pen, the dab pen will not overload your pocket and can be almost completely concealed in your hand. Wax pens are a great device for those on the go or need faster sessions.

Pen vaporizers also allow you to vaporize wax concentrates, dry herb, and liquid on the go. The steam plume accommodates commuters' busy lifestyles and 9-5 hours, as well as casual situations. You can use a vaporizer on your lunch break or just go out to try it. You can also easily pass a vaporizer pen around a party or pick it up for a quick hit at home. This is the main difference between vaporizer pens and desktop vaporizers, which are not portable.

Lastly, vape pens can generate powerful vapor production that defies their small size. Vape pen atomizers with dual or triple heating rods create impressive sized vapor clouds. Vape pen batteries can harness incredible power, yet unleashing that energy is simple. Just a few clicks and your vape pen is ready. Elite dab pens can deliver the same satisfaction as a desktop unit, all from the palm of your hand. Pen vaporizers are a great device for active users or festival-goers especially.

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HOW TO USE A VAPE PEN

Vape pens (or dab pens) are very simple to operate, generally featuring an easy to use one-button control. A certain number of clicks will turn the vape pen on or off, a different number of clicks will alternate between vaping temperatures. Charging a vaporizer generally involves filling the heating chamber (or the atomizer) with dry herb or wax