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wismec rx200+tfv8 tank
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wismec rx200+tfv8 tank
i have a smok tfv8 cloud beast tank and am using it on rx200 mod the problem what I got is the tank is leaking a lot through air holes no matter how many coils I put in its still same ive had problems for few weeks no could anyone help
02-10-2016 12:10 PM
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RE: wismec rx200+tfv8 tank
Good morning ian, what wattage are you vaping and what setting do you have for the airflow? The TFV8 likes high wattage....lower requires you to reduce airflow. At anything below 80W you should only be at 25-40% airflow...anything more and she will leak...
02-10-2016 12:18 PM
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RE: wismec rx200+tfv8 tank
(02-10-2016 12:18 PM)Fatboy Wrote:  Good morning ian, what wattage are you vaping and what setting do you have for the airflow? The TFV8 likes high wattage....lower requires you to reduce airflow. At anything below 80W you should only be at 25-40% airflow...anything more and she will leak...
I'm running it at 140 w with airflow fully open and sometimes it leaks quite a lot and am using cloud chasing juice 80/20
02-10-2016 12:25 PM
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RE: wismec rx200+tfv8 tank
(02-10-2016 12:25 PM)iansabin05 Wrote:  
(02-10-2016 12:18 PM)Fatboy Wrote:  Good morning ian, what wattage are you vaping and what setting do you have for the airflow? The TFV8 likes high wattage....lower requires you to reduce airflow. At anything below 80W you should only be at 25-40% airflow...anything more and she will leak...
I'm running it at 140 w with airflow fully open and sometimes it leaks quite a lot and am using cloud chasing juice 80/20

That's a head scratcher for sure....I haven't experienced that at all....when did you last chance the coil? Mine will only leak when it's trying to tell me it needs to be changed...sort of like a baby with a diaper. Smile
02-10-2016 01:18 PM
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RE: wismec rx200+tfv8 tank
Your top fill seal may be damaged or worn Ian, strip it down and give everything a good eyeball. Many of the seals are supplied with the tank so you should have spares.

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02-10-2016 01:23 PM
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RE: wismec rx200+tfv8 tank
thanks guys I have changed all the seals on filling and the coil is a week and half old so I too am baffled bout this could it be the liquid I'm using
02-10-2016 02:54 PM
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RE: wismec rx200+tfv8 tank
(02-10-2016 02:54 PM)iansabin05 Wrote:  thanks guys I have changed all the seals on filling and the coil is a week and half old so I too am baffled bout this could it be the liquid I'm using

Week and a half? Unless you're vaping less than a tankful a day (5-6 mls), the coil is toast buddy!

At that high wattage I'd be lucky to get 3 days out of a coil!
02-10-2016 03:08 PM
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RE: wismec rx200+tfv8 tank
Are you using the RTA deck or disposable coils?
02-10-2016 06:06 PM
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RE: wismec rx200+tfv8 tank
(02-10-2016 03:08 PM)Fatboy Wrote:  
(02-10-2016 02:54 PM)iansabin05 Wrote:  thanks guys I have changed all the seals on filling and the coil is a week and half old so I too am baffled bout this could it be the liquid I'm using

Week and a half? Unless you're vaping less than a tankful a day (5-6 mls), the coil is toast buddy!

At that high wattage I'd be lucky to get 3 days out of a coil!

At 140 watts that coil on 80/20 juice will not last too long - it is pretty normal.

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02-10-2016 06:11 PM
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RE: wismec rx200+tfv8 tank
Mystery solved! Smile
02-10-2016 06:30 PM
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