Ichor Short Fill E-Liquid Calculator 2024

Your Shortfill:

Select Bottle Size and Base Configuration:

Select bottle Size:

Choose Your Top Up Strength:

Choose Your Desired Strength: 0 mg (Max)

Your Shortfill E Liquid
Bottle Size (Final Mixture): Named Recipe
Component ml Percentages
Pre-Filled Amount: -- -- %
Nicotine ( mg): -- -- %
PG/VG Base Mix: -- -- %
Totals -- ml 100 %

Short fill Summary:

Bottle Size (Final Mixture):

Prefilled Amount:


You will need to fill the bottle. Based on your settings

For more control over flavourings and mix percentages, check out our e liquid calculator. or if you have a Long Fill E Liquid you can check out our calculator specific to this here.

Instructions for Use:


Our Short Fill E-Liquid Calculator is a precise tool designed to assist you in mixing the ideal e-liquid with ease. This calculator streamlines the process of determining the exact amount of nicotine shot or base liquid needed to add to your short fill e-liquid for achieving your desired nicotine strength.

With an intuitive interface and step-by-step instructions, our calculator accommodates both pre-defined and custom bottle sizes, nicotine strengths, and fill quantities. It ensures accuracy in your e-liquid mixing, whether you're aiming for a specific nicotine level or a nicotine-free concoction.

In the next sections, we'll guide you through using the calculator to effortlessly create your perfect e-liquid blend.

Getting Started

To ensure the best experience with our Short Fill E-Liquid Calculator, here are a few prerequisites and tips to get you started:


  • Access to a web browser on a device such as a smartphone, tablet, or computer.
  • Basic understanding of the volume (in millilitres) and nicotine strength (in milligrams) you desire for your e-liquid.


The calculator features sections for selecting bottle size, nicotine strength, and the desired final strength of your e-liquid. You can choose from preset options or input custom values for more tailored results.

Before You Begin:

  • Have the details of your short fill e-liquid bottle ready, including its size and the volume of liquid it contains.
  • Know the nicotine strength you're aiming for, which will guide the calculator in determining how much nicotine shot to add.

With these preparations in place, you're ready to use the calculator to mix your e-liquid accurately and efficiently. The following sections will walk you through each step of the process.

User Interface Overview

Our Short Fill E-Liquid Calculator is designed with simplicity and ease of use in mind. Here's a quick overview of its main components:

Bottle Size Selection

  • Pre-defined Sizes: Quickly select a common bottle size from the available options.
  • Custom Size: Use the slider or input field to specify an exact bottle size not listed.

Nicotine Strength

  • Choose the nicotine strength of the nicotine shot you plan to add. This can be a standard option or a custom value if your nicotine shot strength differs from common strengths.

Desired Strength

  • Specify the final nicotine strength you wish to achieve in your e-liquid. This can range from nicotine-free up to a specified maximum, depending on your preference and the regulations in your area.

Fill Quantity

  • Determine how much of your bottle will be filled with the e-liquid base before adding nicotine. This can be selected from preset percentages or customised to your specific needs.

Top-Up Options

  • Decide whether you'll be adding a nicotine shot or a base liquid as your top-up method, and select or input the strength or type accordingly.

Each section is designed to flow logically into the next, guiding you from initial setup to the final calculation without any unnecessary complexity. The calculator will automatically update the results as you make selections or enter values, giving you instant feedback on the outcome of your mix.

Next, we will delve into the step-by-step instructions on how to use each feature of the calculator to create your desired e-liquid mix.

Step-by-Step Instructions

Follow these detailed steps to use the Short Fill E-Liquid Calculator effectively:

1. Selecting Bottle Size

  • Start by choosing your bottle size. If you’re using a standard short fill bottle, simply click on one of the pre-defined size buttons. For a non-standard size, use the custom size option by adjusting the slider or entering the size directly into the input field.

2. Choosing Nicotine Strength

  • Select the nicotine strength of the shot you'll be adding to your short fill. If your nicotine shot does not match one of the pre-set strengths, enter its strength manually in the provided field.

3. Customising Fill Quantity

  • Determine how much of your bottle will be filled with the base liquid. For common fill levels, select one of the preset options. If your desired fill level is unique, adjust the custom fill quantity slider or input the exact percentage.

4. Adding Nicotine Shots or Top-Up

  • Choose whether you're adding nicotine shots or a base liquid to reach your desired nicotine strength. For nicotine shots, select the strength and amount. For base liquid, specify the volume needed to achieve your target mix.

5. Calculating Desired Strength

  • Input the final nicotine strength you aim to achieve. The calculator will automatically adjust and display the amount of nicotine shot or base liquid required to reach this strength.

6. Finalising the Mix

  • Review the calculated mix, including the volume of nicotine, base liquid, and any additional components needed. Adjust any inputs if necessary to refine your mix.

7. Additional Features

  • Utilise any additional calculator features, such as saving your mix for future reference or resetting the calculator to start a new mix.

By following these steps, you'll be able to precisely mix your short fill e-liquid to your desired nicotine strength and volume. This calculator is designed to make the process as straightforward and accurate as possible, ensuring you get the perfect blend every time.


Encountering issues while using the Short Fill E-Liquid Calculator is rare, but should you come across any difficulties, here are some tips to help you troubleshoot:

Issue: Calculator Does Not Update

  • Solution: Ensure that all input fields are filled in correctly. The calculator may not update if it detects invalid or incomplete data. Refreshing the page can also reset the calculator if it becomes unresponsive.

Issue: Incorrect Mix Results

  • Solution: Double-check the values you've entered for bottle size, nicotine strength of your shot, and desired final strength. Even small discrepancies can lead to unexpected mix outcomes. Ensure that the unit of measurement (ml for volume and mg for nicotine strength) is correctly applied.

Issue: Custom Values Not Accepted

  • Solution: When entering custom values, ensure they fall within the acceptable range specified by the calculator. If the problem persists, try clearing your browser cache or using the calculator in a different browser to rule out any browser-specific issues.

Issue: Cannot Find Desired Nicotine Strength

  • Solution: If your desired final strength is not achievable with the inputs provided, consider adjusting either the amount of base liquid or nicotine shot strength. Sometimes, reaching a very specific nicotine level requires fine-tuning of all available variables.

General Tips:

  • Always start with a clear understanding of the desired outcome for your e-liquid mix, including the final volume and nicotine strength.
  • Use precise measuring tools when adding your nicotine shot or base liquid to ensure the accuracy of your mix.
  • If issues persist, consulting the FAQ section or reaching out for support can provide additional guidance.

With these troubleshooting tips, you should be able to overcome common issues and achieve accurate results with your Short Fill E-Liquid Calculator.


Below are answers to some frequently asked questions about the Short Fill E-Liquid Calculator:

What is a short fill e-liquid?

Short fill e-liquids are bottles of vape juice that are not fully filled, leaving space to add nicotine shots or additional base liquid to achieve your desired nicotine strength.

How do I determine the correct amount of nicotine to add?

The calculator automates this process for you. Simply enter the bottle size, the nicotine strength of the shot, and your desired final nicotine strength. The calculator will then tell you exactly how much nicotine shot to add.

Can I use this calculator for any bottle size?

Yes, the calculator supports both pre-defined and custom bottle sizes. If your bottle size isn't listed, you can enter it manually.

What if my desired nicotine strength is not listed?

If your desired strength falls outside the pre-set options, use the custom option to input the exact strength you're aiming for.

How accurate is the calculator?

The calculator is designed to provide very accurate measurements based on the inputs you provide. Ensure your inputs are accurate for the best results.

Can I save my calculations?

While the current version of the calculator may not support direct saving of calculations, you can note down the results or take a screenshot for future reference.

Is there a limit to how much nicotine I can add?

Yes, the calculator adheres to legal and safety guidelines regarding nicotine concentration. Ensure you are familiar with your local regulations on nicotine strength in e-liquids.

For any other questions or specific concerns not addressed here, feel free to contact our support team for further assistance.