Electronic smoking device configured for automated assembly

  • US 10,617,833 B2
  • Filed: 08/29/2014
  • Issued: 04/14/2020
  • Est. Priority Date: 08/29/2013
  • Status: Active Grant
First Claim
Patent Images

1. An electronic smoking device comprising the following:

  • a frame through which an air flow path at least partially extends;

    an air inlet fluidly connected to the air flow path;

    a container for storing a smoking liquid;

    an atomizer positioned in the frame and configured to receive the smoking liquid from the container and air from the air flow path to generate a vaporized liquid;

    a circuit coupled to the atomizer;

    a conductive trace printed directly along the frame; and

    a slot included in the frame, wherein the slot is configured for mating and containing at least a portion of the container, the atomizer, or the circuit;

    wherein the atomizer is configured to be electrically connected to a power supply through the circuit and the conductive trace.

View all claims

    Thank you for your feedback