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RE: Wattage
(23-11-2016 08:59 PM)Fatboy Wrote:  Okay so this is why I have people who do the math for me - I was watching a few tutorials on building the Indestructible RDA and recall something about a 0.42 ohms build, @ 8.4v and Twisted 420 stating 168W....how does that math compare with the above Bibs? Sad

The math is spot on.

. W = 8.4V * 8.4V / 0.42Ω
. W = 70.56 / 0.42Ω
. W = 168

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RE: Wattage
(23-11-2016 09:28 PM)bibliora Wrote:  
(23-11-2016 08:59 PM)Fatboy Wrote:  Okay so this is why I have people who do the math for me - I was watching a few tutorials on building the Indestructible RDA and recall something about a 0.42 ohms build, @ 8.4v and Twisted 420 stating 168W....how does that math compare with the above Bibs? Sad

The math is spot on.

. W = 8.4V * 8.4V / 0.42Ω
. W = 70.56 / 0.42Ω
. W = 168

I guess instead of learning and calculating all of the math, I simply paid attention here and followed simple guidance from the experienced members. (so I would remain safe but also get the best positive vaping experience)

a. I made sure I have the best batteries I could get for a mech mod;
b. I made sure to build above 0.4 ohms; and
c. I made sure to keep my gear in perfect working condition. (I inspect all of my non-reg gear each and every time I change batteries)
23-11-2016 09:41 PM
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RE: Wattage
I did a similar thing, learned the lowest possible resistance then built. I look at things from a different perspective than most as I'm no mathematician or electronic engineer.. I do use electricity to heat metal for a living though Big Grin

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(23-11-2016 09:27 PM)gentlydoingit* Wrote:  The v/ir math is only good for non sub ohm mtl and battery load calculations imo. Thermal dynamics is the only thing that'll tell you how well your sub ohm rda will vape, and only when you understand wicking, airflow and juice interaction. Wink 
Or you could just trial and error like I do Tongue

Exactly. You use a regulated mod and depending on how you build your coils, your airflow, your VG ratio, your wicking a .3 ohm coil can be vaped at many different temperatures. I've used a .35 ohm coil on my mech series mods. No fountain was needed. I have a .1 ohm spaced claptons set up on my Phenotype L. I have the atty set so half of one of four slits is open. I'm vaping it at 55 watts. And it vapes fine. It sits atop my tiffany blue evic as my stealth vape. I have a feminine side.

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Currently I use all my mods on a regular basis. Pico in the car. IPV5 for dipping and IPV6 with the Crown. I think I've found my spot on all of them. I vape between 35 and 55 watts. Since I'm using all of them I keep them clean. I do need to put some wraps on my batteries however. There are no fountains available in my neck of the woods.

Skasta, as long as you take care of you batteries nothing should blow up. Get battery cases, they are about 50 cents. This also helps keep them married.

ALL: is there a good post to link to regarding battery safety?

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basically i look at coil builds like plumbing , a 4" pipe can handle a whole lot more water than a 1/2 pipe . on the same token 24g kanthal can handle more current than 28g . but to great a current creates stress and at some point something has to give .
a 30g 1/2 ohm coil will give near instantly at 30w , but a 26g coil is more than capable of handling 30w , this is where amps come into play ( like water presure in the above pipes ) the greater the force the greater the strain .
though diffent elements and mathematics , the science and theory are quite similar.
in this scenario the batteries are comparative to the pump , you can build a pipe line capable of handling the current and presure , but if it exeeds the capabilities of the pump then the pump will rupture . the same goes for coil builds , if the wattage and amps exeed maxinum voltag then the batteries fail and will vent or rupture.

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I'm sitting here with 4 mods on the go - today it's the SMPL 2.0 with Tsunami, NC with Ind RDA @ 0.72, Sig 213 with TFV8 @ 123W and HW G2 with Cleito 120 @ 111W.

3 of 4 mods are from The Angry Canadian collection...Hey Paul, done with the NCII? Smile
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where i set my wats for the tfv8 depeds on when i use it . i got .19 twisted 24g in the rba now , i start @ 75w when i first get up and by days end i'm usually @ 135-140w . im quite sure on the rx 200s i can go a bit more , but this is comfortable for now.

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(23-11-2016 10:38 PM)Fatboy Wrote:  I'm sitting here with 4 mods on the go - today it's the SMPL 2.0 with Tsunami, NC with Ind RDA @ 0.72, Sig 213 with TFV8 @ 123W and HW G2 with Cleito 120 @ 111W.

3 of 4 mods are from The Angry Canadian collection...Hey Paul, done with the NCII? Smile

No. I told you buy one instead of the second V1 Cricket. Pay attention. I've invested time in your habits. It's my Tsunami too Laugh2

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(23-11-2016 11:50 PM)paulS Wrote:  
(23-11-2016 10:38 PM)Fatboy Wrote:  I'm sitting here with 4 mods on the go - today it's the SMPL 2.0 with Tsunami, NC with Ind RDA @ 0.72, Sig 213 with TFV8 @ 123W and HW G2 with Cleito 120 @ 111W.

3 of 4 mods are from The Angry Canadian collection...Hey Paul, done with the NCII? Smile

No. I told you buy one instead of the second V1 Cricket. Pay attention. I've invested time in your habits. It's my Tsunami too Laugh2

I wasn't and am still not listening...I may buy another NC.. the collection needs to be complete!

The twins want company! Smile

Funny 3 of 4 mods were yours but only the Tsunami - therefore only 1 of 4 attys in todays rotation... Tongue
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