Search found 5 matches

by kenbadger
Mon Feb 27, 2012 10:03 am
Forum: Finishing
Topic: Badger Patriot a good choice?
Replies: 15
Views: 8846

iSteve, thanks for sharing that information on our Badger Air-Brush Co. products, but I hope you don't mind if I can clarify a few points for thread readers. Whether you us the bottom feed jar and adptor or the 1/4 oz. color cup - the Crescendo is still a bottom feed airbrush that must be operated a...
by kenbadger
Mon Feb 06, 2012 1:45 am
Forum: Finishing
Topic: Basics. Airbrushing.
Replies: 215
Views: 110364

USS Atlantis wrote:Ken

Great tips there and thanks for posting that - even after 30+ years with my old, reliable model 200, I can still use all the help I can get

Have fun in Deutschland :)
Geez - I might have actually put your 200 together. :shock:
by kenbadger
Sun Feb 05, 2012 4:05 pm
Forum: Finishing
Topic: Basics. Airbrushing.
Replies: 215
Views: 110364

Here's our top ten troubleshooting topics for just about any airbrush. 1) Bubbling in color reservoir (color cup or jar). When this occurs it is the result of air entering into the paint channel. This concern can have several causes; the most common are a bad seal somewhere in the nozzle, tip dry, i...
by kenbadger
Sun Feb 05, 2012 3:59 pm
Forum: Finishing
Topic: Basics. Airbrushing.
Replies: 215
Views: 110364

Get a new tip. Buy a couple while you're doing so. The tip will wear down over time, and you may not notice until you try to do precision work. A worn tip may be OK for area coverage, but not fine control. A cracked tip - is garbage. You wil have no control. hey Ter, how can you tell when your tip ...
by kenbadger
Sun Feb 05, 2012 3:46 pm
Forum: Finishing
Topic: Badger Patriot a good choice?
Replies: 15
Views: 8846

Re: Badger Patriot a good choice?

I've been meaning to get a decent airbrush for a while now. Dual action, gravity feed. I'd like to get something nice, so I won't have to replace it later, hopefully in the $75-$150 range. I think I've decided on a Badger 105 over the 360 because the gravity feed paint cup is a bit small on the 360...