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Cthulhu Tube: First Look

Discussion in 'Mouth to Lung Vaping' started by Simon G, Feb 16, 2019.

  1. Tilde

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    It's almost identical. I picked up the sxk atto last month. Looking at promo shots of this soon after aside from the diameter and threaded sections I couldn't tell the difference.
    What I can't understand is, the sxk is a clone of the atto mod. The cthulu looks like a rebranded but wider sxk atto.
    Sometimes flak is given when companies clone high end devices. Now when an off the shelf company creates a similar device to a clone how is it not one and the same?
     
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  2. Simon G

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    Personally, if you steal the branding and packaging and put someone else's logo on it then that's where it goes to far for me. The whole ethics of copying is a big topic though, but similar isn't the same as 'the same' ... a clone by definition is the same. 'Similar' is how 90% of the vaping industry works in China rightly or wrongly.

    I guess it depends if you are looking at it from a legal, ethical or practical standpoint.
     
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    By coincidence my 'new and improved' replacement PCB arrived today....

    1928 sits flush and there's no damage to the connection, so I think that's solved any issues there may have been before. A simple fix with a little blob of silicon but it seems to have worked.

    IMG_20190312_122935.jpg IMG_20190312_122636.jpg IMG_20190312_122708.jpg
     
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    That does look darned cute too. :)
     
  5. Tilde

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    Sxk atto
     

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    I have boththe cthulhu and atto and prefer the atto over the cthulhu. the threads on the cthulhu are grounchy as fuck and the supposed locking /battery cap was stuck fast when I got it the only good thing is it matches my rta both being black lol
     
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    And some reviewers will review it but wont review the atto cause it's a clone of a colibri. but cthulhu just cloned it aswell so whats the difference and like you say they made it abit wider so it's still basicly a clone of another mod
     
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  8. Tilde

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    This point is basically what annoyed me.
     
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