I as soon as described Sam the Vaping Bogan because the closest factor we now have to a rock star on this loopy world of vape of ours – and I stand by that!
At his first UK Vaper Expo, each single time he stopped, a crowd would collect round him – and I imply a crowd!
A 12 months later and he was again, and this time as he stood on the bar chatting to a couple of us, I regarded round pondering the queue for the bar was getting ridiculously lengthy.
I then realized 100s of vapers have been ready to have a phrase with him! All in a effectively ordered line – it’s the British manner in any case lol.
And to his everlasting credit score, and for the remainder of the three days, he stopped, chatted, had photographs taken and signed extra autographs than a boy band amongst a gaggle of teenage ladies in warmth
…like I stated, the man is a bloody vaping rock star after which some.
Final time I noticed him he was behind the Vaper Expo Dovpo stand selling his superior Odin 250c mod – and yeah the crowds queued for extra of the identical.
The Vaping Bogan has additionally managed to search out the time to design some fairly excellent vape gear: the Vandy Vape Bonza RDA [I loved that!] – the Dovpo Blotto RTA – the Odin 100 21700 Mod and the more moderen Odin Mini mod.
Given the present shit present down underneath concerning vaping, as you’ll see Sam has change into a passionate vape advocate as this video in his normal colourful model exhibits:
[WARNING: those of a nervous disposition that don’t like bad language really shouldn’t f***ing watch it…]
Sam can also be a multi-award winner clinching high spot in our personal EcigClick Vape Awards for a few years working.
While his co-designed Suicide Mods x Bogan Ether RTA has come second on this 12 months’s Finest Tank (Mouth To Lung Model Vape) class!
I’d wish to thank Sam for taking outing from his busy work and household schedule to talk with us right here at EcigClick….cheers mate!
Proper…on with the interview with the Vaping Bogan…
Take pleasure in!
First a little bit bit about your self – are you married – single – wanting [lol] – and the place are you based mostly?
I’m married to my wonderful spouse Claire.
She helps me run the backend of the channel.
I couldn’t do it with out her help.
We’re based mostly in our hometown of Adelaide, South Australia.
Now we have two lovely kids who we’re elevating in Claire’s childhood dwelling.
How lengthy have you ever been vaping, what made you stop smoking – and what was the primary vape setup you used and did it work?
I’ve been vaping about 7 years now.
I stop smoking after 10 years of smoking after I began to actually really feel its unfavourable influence on my well being.
My first actual vape (Cigalike not included) was a Joyetech ego twist with a Kanger Protank Mini.
Why did you start vape reviewing?
I did one video for amusing and it snowballed from there.
I definitely by no means meant it to change into a factor, however I’m extremely grateful it has.
What’s the greatest and worst little bit of vape gear you’ve ever reviewed and why?
It’s robust enjoying favourites.
Whereas I couldn’t choose one greatest piece of equipment, my favorite factor to overview is mechanical mods.
There are just a few contenders for the worst factor, however in all probability the rooster waffle flavoured juice I featured years in the past.
Vaping is in a sorry state in your nation proper now – what’s the future for the trade and the way can vapers assist and why?
The long run is unsure, like loads of locations, however we’re gaining floor and help inside the authorities.
The most effective factor folks can do is to repeatedly passionately and positively proceed to struggle for our proper to a safer different to smoking.
Right here in Australia, help for organisations like ATHRA and Legalise Vaping Australia is important.
Sam responds to the breaking information that nicotine in Australia will solely be obtained through a prescription:
Lastly – a Christmas message to your followers and our readers and anything you’d wish to say!
2020 has been the craziest 12 months in current historical past for therefore many causes.
I’d wish to thank everybody who has supported me and allowed me to proceed to tell and educate folks on vaping and vape merchandise, particularly my wonderful Patreons.
I want everybody a protected and comfortable festive season.
Let’s hope you’ll be sub ohming ya dicks and tits off in a extra chilled out 2021.
And as at all times,
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And ALL vapers in Australia ought to help and signal as much as each of the nation’s vape advocacy teams – it’s essential that you just do: