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Discussion in 'Beginners Airbrush Questions!' started by Squeezy Jefferson, May 23, 2018.


  1. Squeezy Jefferson

    Squeezy Jefferson Young Tutorling

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    I'm SUPER new. I was wondering if someone could tell me about this.
    https://www.amazon.com/Ediyworld-Cl...6&sr=8-9&keywords=airbrush cleaning kit iwata

    I understand the brushes, but the second key ring looks like metal sticks. Are they also brushes?
    Would you recommend this product for a Neo Iwata? Thanks.
  2. Robbyrockett2

    Robbyrockett2 Air-Valve Autobot!

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    The second one is kind of like rough drill bits,i personally wouldnt use either of those on a brush i cared about.

    (first one is kind of like rough drill bits with hair)
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    Robbyrockett2 Air-Valve Autobot!

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    Soak the nozzle and ‘poke’ inside it with a long bristled artist bush, poke one or two hairs right through the nozzle, you’ll be amazed at the ‘worms’ That appear. Be very gentle when poking/reaming inside the nozzle with anything metal. It’s easy to scratch the soft brass and if you push to hard you run the risk of flaring /cracking the nozzle !
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    Mr.Micron Royal pain in the air hose Admin

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    If you're in the US, harbor fright has a cheap spraygun cleaning kit, it has the same small round cleaners on a ring but just one long very thin poker(I use an old needle for cleaning the gun), it also has some bigger brushes that come in handy especially if you have full sized guns, think it's cheaper than that price, thinking it was $4.99 last time I got it and you get a lot more.

    Harbor freight also have really cheap strainers, they're full size but you can cut them down for AB. I was getting gouged on strainers through the paint stores till I found them.
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    Squeezy Jefferson Young Tutorling

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    Thanks all. I'm still doing my homework.
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    AndreZA Elite Member! Elite Member! Very Likeable!

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    Those tiny brushes should not go anywhere near the inside of an airbrush. Even Ken from Badger said so in a video.
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