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If you like something that is going to provide power and pack a punch of flavor, then you have found your mod. Not only is it sleek and s...

Noisy Cricket 2

Wismec Noisy Cricket II-25
  • Dual 18650 mechanical mod
  • Atomizer protection, low voltage protection, short circuit protection

VGOD Elite Mech Mod

Vgod ELITE Mech Mod
  • Well-built with copper and carbon fiber material
  • Ergonomic, slip-proof grip

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#1 Purge Mods The Truck Mod

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Batteries:
20700 or 18650 battery
Diametr:
26mm body, Tapers to 25mm on top
Connection:
Hybrid 510 Connection
Compatible with:
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Vapor production
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Battery life
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Heat-up time
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Pros:

  • Superior quality
  • Award-winning
  • Great, easy to use design
  • Sleek, stylish

Cons:

  • Batteries are not included
  • Not many color choices to choose from

If you like something that is going to provide power and pack a punch of flavor, then you have found your mod. Not only is it sleek and stylish, but the bright color stands out and shows off just how truly magical and wonderful it is.

The housing of the mod has three magnets that magnify the taste and provide superior power with each and every pull. The hybrid top cap is something different than the other models that you will come across, while the engraved look on the sides offers an aesthetically pleasing look and feel.

The professional mechanisms inside, including the high-end coils, is what makes this an award-winning mod that has taken the medal for years in a row. With an awesome look and even better construction, it is one that is calling all the shots. One button and you’re delivered full-flavored vapor.


#2 Noisy Cricket 2

Wismec Noisy Cricket II-25

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9.5/10 icon-question Review score
Dimension:
1.9 x 1 x 3.4 inches
Battery:
18650 (not included)
Battery quantity:
2pcs
Voltage:
2.0 - 6.0V
Circuit Protection Systems:
Atomizer protection, low voltage protection, short circuit protection
Compatible with:
icon-eliquids
Vapor production
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Battery life
icon-battery 24 hours
Heat-up time
icon-battery 2 seconds

Pros:

  • Excellent safety features
  • Voltage modification switch
  • It can put out an exceptional level of power

Cons:

  • The voltage switch can be hard to turn sometimes.

The Noisy Cricket 2 offers a lot in terms of features when compared to other mech mods out there. It has some safety features included to ensure that there isn’t a risk of batteries burning out as well as a voltage modifier to give the user their preferred power level. It also has a bottom loading battery compartment to remove the risk of short-circuiting the battery as it is inserted. The safety level and performance of the Noisy Cricket 2 are enough to give users exactly what they want with minimal levels of fuss.


#3 Purge Mods 20700 Suicide Queen

Suicide Queen Mechanical Mod in All Her Glory

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9/10 icon-question Review score
Battery:
20700 or 18650
Compatible with:
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Vapor production
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Battery life
icon-battery 8 hours
Heat-up time
icon-battery 2 seconds

Pros:

  • Hybrid comfortable cap
  • Compact and lightweight
  • Engraved by artist Matthew Hagermann

Cons:

  • Batteries are not included
  • Cannot customize or change the look

Effortless and clean, this mod is one that looks as dark as souls but provides that easy to reach full-bodied flavor that so many are after. Designed by artist Matthew Hagermann, the mod provides the beauty that everyone would want to show off, but the mechanical underlayer that truly stands out.

The triple magnet housing on the inside offers one-button operation with just a simple push. The flawless threading ensures that no juice is spilled and every vape-lover enjoys a pull when they need it the most. The hybrid top cap is comfortable and easy to use for beginners and everyone else.

The conductivity and performance are unsurpassed, offering the best in vape experiences that so many are after, but have a hard time finding. Enjoy the mechanical mod that helps you enjoy every pull that you make on the mod that was artistically designed with you in mind.


#4 Demon Killer Tiny Vape

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8.7/10 icon-question Review score
Colors:
Red, Black, Blue
Dimensions:
3" x 1.5" x 0.5"
Thread Type:
510 thread
Battery:
800 mAh
Compatible with:
icon-eliquids
Vapor production
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Battery life
icon-battery 8 hours
Heat-up time
icon-battery 2 seconds

Pros:

  • The tiny size makes it easy to use the Demon Killer in a discrete manner
  • The power output is excellent for such a small device
  • The sub ohm vaping on offer means that great clouds can be created

Cons:

  • While the power on offer is excellent for a small device, other larger devices do offer more power

The Demon Killer is a small sized mechanical mods vape that offers levels of power that are significantly greater than its size would lead users to believe. It even includes an LED screen and direct voltage output to punch out the highest level of power possible from such a small device. It has an 800mah battery and offers sub ohm vaping and can create huge clouds as such. The compact nature of the Demon Killer means that it is easy to use and hold discretely and will never become a hindrance when vapers are going about their day.


#5 SMPL Mech Mod by Infinite

SMPL Mech MOD

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8.5/10 icon-question Review score
Colors:
Red, blue, white, purple, pink, green
Material:
Stainless steel
Battery:
18650 (not included)
Compatible with:
icon-eliquids
Vapor production
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Battery life
icon-battery 8 hours
Heat-up time
icon-battery 2 seconds

Pros:

  • Well-built and well-made
  • Hybrid top-cap built into the mod
  • Good throw on the switch
  • Lock-ring prevents misfiring
  • Excellent threading throughout

Cons:

  • No design accents

The SMPL mech mod consists of a single tube, a little under three inches tall. It can come in six different colors and has no engravings, logos or decorations.
The mod is a single 18650 device. It features an all-stainless steel construction. There is a hybrid top-cap built into the top of the device. The top-cap features 510-threading. Despite the stainless steel construction, the switch and its exterior are all brass, which makes for a better battery connection.

The switch does have the engravings of the original SMPL mech. The switch has battery ventilation holes encircling its surface. It is spring-loaded and has a lock-ring on the battery connection side. The lock-ring keeps all the connections together and prevents a misfire.


#6 Sigelei VCIGO Moon Box

Sigelei VCIGO Moon Box

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8/10 icon-question Review score
Battery:
18650 (not included)
Battery quantity:
2pcs
Voltage Input:
6.2V-8.4V
Voltage Output:
2.0V-7.5V
Wattage Range:
50-200W
Compatible with:
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Vapor production
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Battery life
icon-battery 24 hours
Heat-up time
icon-battery 2 seconds

Pros:

  • Adjustable wattage that goes all the way up to 200W
  • The aesthetics are superb
  • Excellent safety features

Cons:

  • The highest power setting drains the battery quickly.

The Moon Box has the ability to go from 50 watts all the way up to 200 watts with this variable wattage mech mod. With a fun design that looks great without being garish, it has a great aesthetic, but this isn’t a mech mod with just great looks, it has much more than that on offer. It can be loaded with two batteries and includes some safety features the ensure that there are no problems when using the device and to provide that the user is in no danger when using the Moon Box.


#7 Tesla Invader III

The Tesla Invader III 240W Mod

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7.9/10 icon-question Review score
Colors:
Black, Silver, Blue
Material:
Zinc alloy
Voltage:
3.6 - 6.6V
Battery:
18650 (not included)
Battery quantity:
2pcs
Compatible with:
icon-eliquids
Vapor production
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Battery life
icon-battery 24 hours
Heat-up time
icon-battery 2 seconds

Pros:

  • Huge amounts of power available
  • Compact size makes it easy to carry
  • Sub ohm vaping is possible

Cons:

  • The battery life isn’t the best due to the high power output.

Throwing out an incredible 240W of power the Tesla Invader III is one of the most high powered mech mods on the market at the moment. Combined with its compact size it offers a powerful but discreet vape mechanical mods that won’t leave users feeling unsatisfied. In addition to all of this, there is also the ability to partake in sub-ohm vaping, with coils up to 0.1 ohms able to be comfortably used with the Tesla Invader III.


#8 Kamry 100 Mech Mod

Kamry K-100 Mechanical Mod

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7.5/10 icon-question Review score
Battery:
18650 (not included)
Battery quantity:
18650 and 18350
Warranty:
3 months
Compatible with:
icon-eliquids
Vapor production
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Battery life
icon-battery 8 hours
Heat-up time
icon-battery 2 seconds

Pros:

  • Takes three battery types
  • Two batteries and two cartomizers included in the kit
  • Compatible with other 510-threaded cartridges
  • All-stainless steel construction
  • Kick regulator prevents the battery from overheating

Cons:

  • A bit heavy

The Kamry 100 is an unregulated, telescopic mech mod that can take three battery types (18350, 18500, 18650). The Kamry is unique because it uses 510-cartomizers to hold e-liquid, rather than a typical RBA or RDA.
The two batteries in the kit are 18650 and 18350. The two batteries can each output a max of 3.7V. The device consists of an all-stainless steel body. There are holes for battery ventilation around its exterior. Every part of it from the drip tip, to the casing, to the heat shield is stainless steel.

The drip tip is removable, and the battery section has 510-threading. The kit includes 510-atomizers. The mechanical switch sits on the bottom of the device. The Kamry also uses a Kick regulator that prevents the battery from overheating. It is an optional addition to the kit.


#9 The Ragnarok

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7/10 icon-question Review score
Material:
Cobber
Diameter:
0.9 inches
Battery:
18650 (not included)
Compatible with:
icon-eliquids
Vapor production
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Battery life
icon-battery 8 hours
Heat-up time
icon-battery 2 seconds

Pros:

  • Durable, all-stainless steel (or copper) construction
  • Floating, all-copper telescopic pin adjusts to make better, more comfortable connections with tanks and atomizers
  • Hard-hitting
  • Low-voltage drop

Cons:

  • Copper exterior hard to clean/maintain
  • The firing pin can get stuck sometimes

The Ragnarok is a tall, multi-level full mech mod. It is a plain mod. There are no engravings, or design elements, other than on the firing pin. It costs less than the Akuma, and it shows as there are no special features. It comes in either full copper or stainless steel – the build material, not only colors. The Ragnarok can take three types of batteries. It has extender pieces for 18350, 18500 and 18650 cells. The tube has strong, thick walls, and the diameter of the Ragnarok is 0.9 inches.
The firing pin features an all-copper, adjustable 510 connection. Users can adjust the pin to make their tanks sit flush. They can also use the pin to reduce battery rattle.

Types of Mech Mod

Mech mods, in general, are all pretty much the same. They are a stripped down vaping device that offers the ability to vape in a simple, easy and efficient manner. Of course, then there is the atomizer that goes with it, but they are usually bought separate and aren’t part of the mech mod package. There are two distinct types of mech mods out there that do throw up some minor differences though. To take in consideration unregulated box mods contribution check carefully the device.

There are genuine mech mods that are released by reputable companies, and there are clone versions of these mech mods. Clones are mostly copies of the mech mods that offer similar features for a lower price. The problem with clones is that they don’t tend to be as safe as the original version, nor do they offer as many quality features. Due to this, it is best to stick to genuine mech mods where possible, budget allowing, of course, this will ensure that safety is paramount and a superior vaping experience will be had.

Best Mech Mod

Regarding which mech mod is best, it all depends on the individual desires of the user. Some users may have different wants and needs from their mech mod, and this will influence the choice that they make, due to this, there is more than one choice for best mech mod. Each selection offers the best option for different situations.


Name: Price:
VGOD Pro Mech 2 $74.95
Noisy Cricket 2 $34.95
VGOD Elite Mech Mod $34.99
Demon Killer Tiny Vape $42.95
SMPL Mech Mod By Infinite $9.99
Sigelei VCIGO Moon Box $27.95
Tesla Invader III $44.95
The Kamry 100 Mech Mod $39,99
The Ragnarok $99.00

Also, VapingDaily’s editorial team has collected best cheap mech mods in one place.

Overall, it makes sense to check each mech mod for what they offer and what is required. Depending on budgets and vaping preferences some people might have a different order for these mech mods, but one thing is for sure, and that is that no matter what is required one of the mech mods on this list will be able to fulfill that requirement!

Mech Mods FAQ’s

CAN MECH MODS EXPLODE?

Yes, it is possible for a mech mod to explode. Mechanical mods are generally no less safe than a regulated mod, but there is always the possibility that things can go wrong. Since mechanical mods don’t use a circuit board with safety features built in the mech mod vaper has to be more proactive in keeping the mod safe to use. Knowledge of Ohm’s law and batteries needs to be applied to safely use a mechanical mod.

WHAT CAUSES MECH MODS TO EXPLODE?

Most of the time it is for the same reason as a regulated mod. In most cases it is because the batteries were damaged to begin with.

HOW CAN MECH MODS BE PREVENTED FROM EXPLODING?

The very first line of defense against a mech mod blowing up is to make sure the batteries are not damaged and have the wrap intact. Next is to watch out for warning signs that something is wrong. If there is a sensation of being shocked, similar to a static electricity shock when using, then stop immediately. Other signs are: if the batteries get very hot, there is a fizzling noise when firing, if nothing happens when hitting the fire button.

Next is to keep the mod cleaned and maintained. Check the pin and make sure it is protruding and clean. Use an Ohm reader or multimeter to see if the build is working correctly. Check for bits of coil that may have fallen into the device when building that may be bridging the circuit. Finally, stay under the Amp limit of the type of batteries being used.

WHAT WATTAGE DO MECH MODS VAPE AT?

It depends. Factors in what wattage the mod vapes at are determined by coil resistance, battery voltage and how charged the battery is.

To check what the wattage should be before vaping, an Ohm calculator should be used. These can be found online and are simple to use.

DO MECHANICAL MODS HIT HARDER?

Technically speaking, mechanical mods do not hit any harder than a regulated mod. Ohm’s law is Ohm’s law and the circuit boards of regulated mods are there only for protection. A coil that is getting the same voltage from a mechanical mod as it does from a regulated one will react in the exact same way. If it seems that a mech mod is hitting harder than a regulated mod, it will mean that it is simply firing at a higher wattage.

HOW LONG DOES A MECHANICAL MOD LAST?

As with just about any piece of electronic equipment, cleaning and maintaining the mech mod will keep it lasting longer. Mechanical mods don’t have any circuitry that could eventually fizzle out and batteries are not part of the mod and can be replaced when they no longer hold a charge. Thus, mechanical mods by nature should last longer than a regulated mod. As long as the metal in the mod holds up, it can continue to work. How long will that be? It depends on the mod builder and the material used.

HOW TO CLEAN ALUMINUM MECH MODS?

Using a cotton swab dabbed in isopropyl alcohol will effectively clean the gunk off of the aluminum in the mod. Same for any other metal surface like coils and such. Make sure the metal is completely dry before rebuilding the mod.

HOW TO CLEAN COPPER MECHANICAL MODS?

Similar to cleaning the aluminum, take a cotton swab, but this time dabbed in white vinegar and salt to rub the copper. This is the gentlest way to clean the copper of the patina that might make a connection difficult.

HOW TO CLEAN BRASS MECH MODS?

Brass connections generally still connect well when they have a slight patina, but should still be cleaned regularly to make sure. As with copper, the best way to clean the threads and connections made from brass is to make a paste with white vinegar and salt. Use a cotton swab to scrub the grime off the threads and then wipe any remaining salt mixture. Some people use ketchup and a toothbrush, but that takes a while to clean off after the initial cleaning of the threads.

CAN MECH MODS USE TANKS?

Technically, yes, tanks can be used on a mech mod. There are many people that will outfit their mechanical with a tank since they don’t want to drip vape. Safety is a major factor in trying to use a tank on a mechanical mod, however. Many times the 510 pin does not connect well with the atomizer and can cause a short which would be very dangerous. Then, there is the security in knowing about the coil build when building one. It is much easier to check for shorts on a self-built coil than what can be found in a factory atomizer. There are instances when vaping a tank outfitted mech mod can be done safely, but that should be determined by experts and not somebody new to vaping a mechanical.

HOW TO USE MECH MODS SAFELY?

Invest in an ohmmeter and multimeter to understand if the mech mod is operating within safe limits. A multimeter will indicate what volt the battery is charged to. Avoid using a battery that is overcharged or almost dead. Typically a battery should not go over 4.2 volts and under 3.3 volts. The meter will help determine the voltage. An Ohm’s meter will indicate the resistance of the coil and understand if there is a short somewhere.

Since mechanical mods don’t have any safety precautions, a mechanical mod will not shut off in case of a short, so make sure you have checked for shorts before vaping. Prevent misfires like from keeping a mech mod in a bag. Some mechanical mods do feature an automatic shut off if it is being fired for more than 10 seconds. Keep airflow open to allow the batteries to cool. Do not block the battery vents when vaping.

Lastly, make sure the proper battery is being used and that they are not damaged in any way.

Published: November 1, 2018 Updated: April 5, 2019

Best Mech Mods of 2019
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    February 15, 2019 at 7:28 pm

    The smpl at 9.99 and it dares to speak of security, pitiful …