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#1 JR10


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Posted 10 September 2018 - 11:01 AM

Hi everyone,

Looking to get into painting with an air brush and was wondering what is the best air brush to use and what compressor setup?

Also what types of paint to use? thanks in advance.

Ken Vogel Jr.

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Posted 10 September 2018 - 12:25 PM

Ken, there is no one answer to these questions. Ask 20 people & you're apt to get 25 different answers, I started airbrushing in 1970 with a single action Binks brush. If starting today, I'd choose one of the dozens of available airbrushes. 

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Posted 10 September 2018 - 04:56 PM

Hi Ken


I like Badger ..... Brush & compressor .....Also use Iwata.

for paint I like Fastcolor by Parma.


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Posted 11 September 2018 - 12:39 PM

As far as compressors , personally I don't think you can beat California air for the money.Brushes find one that works for you .Paint , I use Aztec, it's ready to shoot., and in the event you need to thin it a couple drops of water and you are good to go.

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