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Airbrush splatter

December 6 2003 at 10:46 AM
Rob Amey  (no login)
from IP address 62.64.129.175

I have a Paasche airbrush coupled with a Iwata compressor.

Whilst trying to use Tamiya acrylics, I get terrible splattering.

Paint is thinned to approx. 60%, and am using very low pressure. Changing pressue/thinner ratio doesn't make any difference.

Could this be caused entirely by a (very slightly) bent needle?

Thanks

 
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  1. spalt....er - jack fisher on Dec 7, 2003, 1:41 AM
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  3. Do what Jack suggests, and also add a retarder - Scott Gentry on Dec 7, 2003, 1:17 PM
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