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    Robbyrockett2 liked Ronald art's post in the thread new needle seal (o-ring) testing.

    I dont need solvent proof seals but this seal is the best for me as I wanted the feel back that the good old rubber seal in the V1 micron...

    Apr 20, 2019 at 3:04 AM
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    Robbyrockett2 liked Vladimir's post in the thread new needle seal (o-ring) testing.

    Today's Apr 19, 2019 and the test started on Nov 19, 2018. For all this period one airbrush with new O-ring installed was loaded with the...

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    Robbyrockett2 replied to the thread why a varnish is more gloss with alcool ???.

    Solids are the part of the paint that doesnt evaporate, pigments and resin. They are finely ground particles mostly. Yeah it all depends ,...

    Apr 20, 2019 at 3:02 AM
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    Robbyrockett2 replied to the thread why a varnish is more gloss with alcool ???.

    Never used one but, looks like a mop sander. Basically only useful for something with lots of nooks and crannys. Like a carving. Its not...

    Apr 20, 2019 at 2:46 AM
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    Robbyrockett2 replied to the thread why a varnish is more gloss with alcool ???.

    Well , among other factors, the big thing is the way it dries. It will dry on the surface first so you have this stage where the surface...

    Apr 19, 2019 at 12:45 PM
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    Robbyrockett2 replied to the thread so i read some of this advices but ,,which aitbrush to buy ? :).

    A 250 would suit primer well.

    Apr 19, 2019 at 12:22 PM
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    Robbyrockett2 liked SiRoxx's post in the thread so i read some of this advices but ,,which aitbrush to buy ? :).

    If the Iwata is a little too expensive, possibly look at the Creos / GSI / Mr Hobby range. Very cheap airbrushes can come with a host of...

    Apr 19, 2019 at 12:21 PM
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    Robbyrockett2 liked Kent Schlawin's post in the thread Is this an Antique Airbrush?.

    Genius fundraising idea!! :)

    Apr 19, 2019 at 1:47 AM
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    Robbyrockett2 replied to the thread why a varnish is more gloss with alcool ???.

    Youve just discovered why we thin paint, and then do multiple light coats instead of one heavy one. But.....do you really want a long...

    Apr 19, 2019 at 1:47 AM
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    Robbyrockett2 liked BenTSH's post in the thread why a varnish is more gloss with alcool ???.

    you are right, effectively my words are not precise enough, sorry... For me thick means "with more depth" feeling ;)

    Apr 19, 2019 at 1:43 AM
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    Robbyrockett2 liked Mr.Micron's post in the thread why a varnish is more gloss with alcool ???.

    I am confuse when you say thick , Thick to me means un-reduced but you are reducing it with the alcohol which makes it thinner and you...

    Apr 19, 2019 at 1:43 AM
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    Robbyrockett2 replied to the thread Is this an Antique Airbrush?.

    Or the museum might get realllly popular :) lol

    Apr 19, 2019 at 1:41 AM
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    Robbyrockett2 liked Kent Schlawin's post in the thread Is this an Antique Airbrush?.

    LOL! I work at an outdoor museum here in Iowa, explaining 1875 medicine to visitors -- I'm guessing the cocaine might cause me to not be...

    Apr 19, 2019 at 1:38 AM
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    Robbyrockett2 liked DaveG's post in the thread so i read some of this advices but ,,which aitbrush to buy ? :).

    I would look hard at the Iwata HP-BCS for what you want to do....

    Apr 19, 2019 at 1:37 AM
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    Robbyrockett2 liked Mr.Micron's post in the thread so i read some of this advices but ,,which aitbrush to buy ? :).

    Iwata airbrushes all have the teflon needle bearing seal. You can also look into the Procon airbrushes too. But you mention priming and...

    Apr 19, 2019 at 1:37 AM