What is an atomizer on a vape?

An atomizer consists of five parts, principally a coil housed within the tank that connects to the mod to heat or vaporize the e-liquid. How to clean an atomizer? First, you’ll remove the wicks from the coil and take out the atomizer from the vape. Lightly clean with a toothbrush under running water and let dry before using. How does an atomizer work? Generally, the user activates the coil heating element with a push-button and inhaling.