Dab pens have become increasingly popular among cannabis enthusiasts due to their convenience and discreetness. However, just like any other electronic device, they eventually run out of battery, and sometimes you may find yourself without a charger. Don’t worry; there are still ways to charge your dab pen without a charger. In this blog, RELEAFY will explore some creative solutions to keep your dab pen powered up when you’re in a pinch.
How to charge the dab pen when going out or traveling but I forgot to bring the charger of the dab pen? Here are 5 solutions for you.
When to charge the dab pen?
When you use the device and find that the dab pen produces little or no vapor when it is working, or the indicator light of the dab pen flashes red or green quickly (the setting method of each manufacturer is different), it means it’s time to charge the dab pen.
RELEAFY recommends fully charging the dab pen before the first time using it after receiving the product, to avoid the low battery that cannot bring you a better dabbing experience.
What kind of dab pen charging cable?
In addition to the disposable vape pen, any dab pen you buy will find a charging cable in the box, allowing you to charge the dab pen after it runs out of power conveniently.
Generally speaking, as the original manufacturer of dab pens, RELEAFY recommends customers use the original power cord to charge the dab pen. There are three common power cables: Micro USB/Type C/Lighting.
Micro USB and Type C interfaces are more common charging methods.
How to charge the dab pen without a charger?
- 1. Use a phone charger
If you find yourself without a dab pen charger, you can try connecting the dab pen power cable to the micro USB charging port of your phone, it will be very convenient when charging because the Micro-USB charger is readily available.
- 2. Use a portable power bank
The emergence of portable power banks makes people no longer have to worry about their phones running out of power when they go out & travel. The essence of the mobile power supply is a battery that can supply power. You can charge different devices by connecting the charging cable.
But when you connect the dab pen to the power bank for a while and find that your dab pen is not being charged, it may be because the power bank is exhausted.
- 3. Plug into a desktop or laptop
Laptops, desktops, and game consoles all come with USB ports, and as long as you have the right charging cable, they can charge any dab pen perfectly.
Be aware that if you charge your dab pen this way with a laptop that is not plugged in, it will cause the laptop’s battery to drain faster.
- 4. Use an external battery charger
Note that this method is only suitable for removable batteries. This method cannot be used if your dab pen has a non-removable battery.
If your dab pen has a removable rechargeable battery, you can use an external charger to charge your dab pen battery.
In fact, using an external battery charger to charge the dab pen battery can help extend the life of the battery and the device.
External chargers are available at most vaping stores or electronics stores & supermarkets.
- 5. Use a DIY charger to charge your dab pen
Suggestion: Non-professionals try not to operate in this way to avoid damage to the battery and equipment. The most important thing is that it will not be worth the loss in case of electric shock, explosion, or burns.
Precautions when charging the dab pen
Try to use the charging cable provided by the factory for charging.
- Do not use the dab pen while charging.
- Keep away from flammable materials when charging (don’t put the dab pen on the sofa, or carpet to charge).
- Avoid overcharging.
- Don’t stay away from the dab pen you are charging for long periods of time.