Smoking system having a liquid storage portion

  • US 11,013,265 B2
  • Filed: 07/27/2016
  • Issued: 05/25/2021
  • Est. Priority Date: 10/27/2009
  • Status: Active Grant
First Claim
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1. A smoking system comprising:

  • a housing;

    a capillary wick configured to hold liquid, the capillary wick in the housing;

    a heater configured to heat the liquid in at least a portion of the capillary wick to form an aerosol, the heater including a heating blade, the heating blade formed of an electrically resistive material;

    an inlet, an outlet and a chamber between the inlet and the outlet, wherein,the chamber includes first and second portions, and the capillary wick is between the first and second portions,the inlet and at least the first portion of the chamber are configured to at least partially define a first fluid flow route between the inlet and the capillary wick, andthe outlet and at least the second portion of the chamber are configured to at least partially define a second fluid flow route between the outlet and the capillary wick; and

    a guide configured to induce turbulent fluid flow in at least one fluid flow route of the first fluid flow route and the second fluid flow route, the guide including,a first portion including a removable insert, anda second portion that is part of the housing.

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