New builder wants decent RDA

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  1. Vaping_MD_Student

    Vaping_MD_Student New Member

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    Hey y'all! I'm brand new to rebuilding and I'm looking for an inexpensive RDA that's a decent quality. I am a student, so the budget isn't all that great, but I have come across a few online that are inside my price range. I just don't want to buy something that turns out to be crap. I'm hoping to find something that I will be able to continue using even as I get significantly better at this. If it matters, I want to eventually get into the artistic building side of things, but definitely understand that I need to pay my dues and master the basics before moving into that. Any and all suggestions are welcome!
     
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    VapingInNewYork New Member

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    Check the reviews section here. There is a ton of great advice and reviews of RDA's and everything else.
     
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    HondaDavidson Gold Contributor Member For 1 Year

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    Get something with a velocity deck you will be fine. Bigger the deck easier to build.....

    There is no way we can tell you what atty you will like... if only because we don't know what kind of vape you like.... we don't even know what kind of mod you are going to use with it... might suggest something different for a mech vs a 300 watt regulated mod.... might suggest different for dual battery mech vs single battery mech. Might suggest different for Clouds Bro vs yummy.

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  4. Vaping_MD_Student

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    I should have mentioned all of those things. Sorry I didn't. For now, I'll be running it on a Rouleaux RX200 (3x18650s) and I want something that's middle of the road as far as flavor vs. clouds. I'm hoping to learn how to do all of it and I'm sure I'll wind up getting several more RDAs over time as I learn more. I just ran up to my local shop and they suggested a Hellboy? Like HondaDavidson said, I was thinking a larger deck would be easier to learn with up front and then would also serve the purpose of allowing more creativity as I get better. The guy at the shop said just grab something like that hellboy to start learning and get more as I want to venture into more complicated builds.
     
  5. SirRichardRear

    SirRichardRear AKA Anthony Vapes on Youtube VU Donator Diamond Contributor

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    (in no particular order)
    Pharaoh dripper tank
    Tsunmai 24
    Mad Dog RDA
    Peerless RDA
    Yuri RDA
    Biltz hatty RDA
    velocity V2 or V3 clone RDA
    Efun Windwalker RDA
    Cigpet Eco RDA
    Cigreen gear RDA
    CSMNT clone RDA

    all of those should be around 25 bucks or less and are all good. It's pretty rare to come across a bad RDA nowadays
     
  6. BKTOAD

    BKTOAD Silver Contributor Member For 1 Year

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    One of my favorite rda's for the money is a Troll V2.

    Easy to build. Decent design and construction. Lies somewhere between a flavor and cloud rda.
     
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  7. MWorthington

    MWorthington Bronze Contributor ECF Refugee

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    For what it's worth, I bought an Innokin Eurus rda from My Vapor Store for 15 bucks that's identical to the Desire Mad Dog. Not a clone but a collaboration between Desire and Innokin to get Innokin into the mainstream atomizer market is what I read.

    At any rate, the Eurus is a well made device. It even comes with a decent pair of either mini-alien or fused clapton coils and some cotton to get you going quick.

    http://www.myvaporstore.com/Innokin-Eurus-RDA-Rebuildable-Atomizer-p/ink-eur10.htm

    This may or may not be to your liking, I just thought I would throw it out there for you to check out.
     
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  8. Vaping_MD_Student

    Vaping_MD_Student New Member

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    So I picked up the TMsquared RDA over the weekend since they were running a special (buy a top cap and get a base free). I did my first build today and posted it to the Post Your Build page.

    Here's my ignorance showing.. how does the RDA affect flavor vs. clouds? I thought that was based on the surface area of the coil?
     
  9. madjaggar

    madjaggar Bronze Contributor Member For 1 Year

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    I used my little boy for probably over a year (or at least it seemed that long) and it only cost me$20, but now I have an Alliance and I love it. I bought it from a buddy but he said he got it for about $50. This was a while ago though.

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