Analog – Refers to a Tobacco Cigarette
Atomizer or Atty – (ˈætəˌmaɪzə) or
atomiser n – a device
for reducing a liquid to a fine spray, used in our community to
vaporize e-liquid into inhalable vapor.
Electronic Cigarette, also e cigarette, or e-cigarette, or
eCigarette, or eCig, and even e-cig. – The devices used
in vaping, blanket term that encompasses all types of devices.
ELiquid or eJuice, or e
Liquid, or e Juice, or E-Liquid, and E-Juice – The liquid
that produces vapor when atomized. ELiquid comes in a variety of
flavors. Ingredients vary by brand but may include: VG, PG, nicotine,
flavoring, & distilled water.
Mod – This is a blanket term used to
describe a ‘homemade device’ AKA modified Personal
Vaporizer, or an electronic cigarette that is all mechanical. Can
also be used to describe ANY eCigarette.
Mechanical Mod – A mechanical mod, or mech-mod,
is an electronic cigarette that lacks electronics. It's basically a
mechanical device with a battery.
TH or Throat Hit -
That tingling, harsh burning sensation in the back of your throat
produced by PG. The throat hit for some is a part of the overall
satisfaction of the vaping experience. Some prefer a smoother vape
without a lot of throat hit.
Vapor – the “smoke” emitted from an e-cigarette
Vape, Vaping – Using an e-cigarette
Topping off – Adding e-liquid to your current
cartomizer-just like topping off a fuel at a gas station.
Dripping – Vaping by adding a few drops of e-liquid
directly on the atomizer.