An Oil Cartridge Vape Pen is an easy to use, portable pen-styled vaporizer that allows the user to enjoy endless sessions with their favorite oils. You may know them as pre-loaded oil vape cartridges, hash oil vape pens or even disposable wax pens. The benefits are they allow the user to vape discreetly while using on the go and delivering pure, great tasting vapor.
How to Use an Oil Cartridge Vape Pen
Oil Cartridge Vape Pens are completely easy to use. They are utilized by providing power to the heating chamber, which then heats your oils until it produces vapor. The vapor is then inhaled through the mouthpiece. Simple as that.
Most Oil Cartridge Vape Pens have the same parts, though slightly differ in performance and specs. Most offer single button operation with five quick clicks to turn it on and off, allowing you to save the battery as well as lock your device for safety precautions.
The battery powers the device while the atomizer, where your oils are placed, are heated until vapor is developed. Some atomizers can be filled from the top while others can be filled simply by unscrewing the atomizer and filling it with your choice of oils. The atomizer is connected to the battery. You can also adjust the temperature or voltage of the device with three quick clicks of the power button.
Types of Oil Cartridge Vape Pens: Magnetic, Screw On, Auto-Draw and Variable Voltage
Oil Cartridge Vape Pens come is a plethora of varieties to best fit the user’s needs. From magnetic adapters to screw on 510-threaded female ports and everything in between.
A magnetic Oil Cartridge vaporizer is a device that employs convenient magnetic adapters, which allows any 510 threaded cartridges to snap right into place in the device. Devices like the Exxus Snap VV Cartridge Vaporizer and the Wulf Micro Plus Cartridge Vaporizer utilize these magnetic adapters. The magnetic adapters create a more secure connection to the device, allowing the user to enjoy an easier inhale of their desired oils. Magnetic adapters also allow for more versatile use as any type of 510 thread connection cartridge can be utilized for endless sessions.
A screw on Oil Cartridge vaporizer is a device that allows for the cartridge to screw directly into the battery. The most common battery employs a female 510-threading that allows any 510-threaded male port cartridge an easy screw in connection. Simply screw the cartridge to the battery, press the power button as you inhale and enjoy instant vapor. Easy as that!
An auto draw oil cartridge vape pen is a vaporizer that utilizes an automatic battery with pre-filled or refillable cartridges. This simple pen styled device is activated when the user inhales on the cartridge. The inhale activates the battery sensor and heats up the oil allowing for full, flavorful draws. Auto Draw Vape Pens come in two styles; single voltage, or variable voltage. Variable voltage allows the user to change the voltage power the battery puts out, making it ideal for thicker oils, while the single voltage batteries are ideal for easy, on the go use of thinner oils. A great auto-draw device is the Exxus Tap VV Auto Draw Battery. With a 510 port, attach the cartridge and start puffing away.
A variable voltage oil cartridge vape pen is a device that allows you to manually adjust the voltage of your device. Variable voltage options heat your oil cartridges coils to our desired temperature based on the viscosity of the oil inside. This allows you to control the power output for your desired vapor output. In simpler terms, you have full range of your sessions and oils. The Exxus Snap Variable Voltage Cartridge Vaporizer is an example of one of these variable voltage devices. With three voltage settings, the Exxus Snap works well with any oil no matter the viscosity. This is the main reason why variable voltage vaporizers are currently the most popular in this category of oil pens, due to their customization capabilities.
The Structure of Oil Cartridge Vape Pens
Oil Cartridge Vape Pens come in a variety of makes and models, combining together to provide you with an incredible experience. These oil cartridge vape pens are made up of four elements: a tank or cartridge, an atomizer, sensors and the battery.
Tank Or Cartridge
The tank or cartridge is what your oils are put or held in. Typically, most batteries do not come with a tank/cartridge but are available empty. This allows you to fill and refill up to 2 times your own oils. You can also purchase prefilled tanks/cartridges. The tank/cartridge is typically incorporated with that atomizer acting as a single unit. Most tanks/cartridges are polycarbonate plastic, but glass and stainless-steel tanks are also a great option. There are many options and different styles to choose from that each have a unique look and deliver a unique taste to your oils.
The Atomizer is the little heater in the vape pen. Commonly known as cartomizers, clearomizer and other varieties of the word. The atomizer is a pint size heating element that converts liquid to tiny airborne droplets.
Sensors and Software
Some vaporizers will turn on automatically as soon as the user inhales, while others require utilizing the push of a toggle to start the heating elements. Both methods require sensors to determine when the device is in use. Embedded software controls that various pen parts.
The battery of an oil cartridge vape pen provides power to the device, resulting in the production of vapor. In mere seconds, the battery powers the vape pen for continuous usage on a single charge. Most vape pens utilize rechargeable lithium ion batteries for optimal performance and are connected to the oil cartridge through the female 510 port.
Purchasing an Oil Cartridge Vape Pen
Every Oil Cartridge Vape Pen has features that cater to that vaper’s needs. A few important aspects you should keep in mind before purchasing a device is the affordability, usage, size and warranty.
The average price of an oil cartridge vape pen ranges from $7 to upwards of $100, depending on the type you get. The cheaper options are often disposable or last a single use, while the higher end vaporizers employ more advancements and features that make for a sturdy, longer lasting device. It is all based on how much you want to spend, what you want to use it for and how long you plan on keeping the device for.
Usage is another big factory of purchasing a device. You have to think about how often you will use your oil cartridge vape pen and if it is worth spending a lot of money. If is entirely based off the user; if you are stuck somewhere, unable to be charged then you might want to go with a vape pen with a larger battery capacity. Cheaper vape pens need to be charged continuously throughout the day while larger ones can last hours off of a single charge.
Size matters! Think about your lifestyle and what works best for you. If you are always on the go maybe you should invest in a portable vape pen. If you’re accident prone maybe you should consider a larger device that is durable and will last throughout the day. If you are looking to be more stealth, the smaller vape pens will definitely accommodate your needs. It is based on user preference.