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FEATURE
Air Brush Air Supplies
slodder
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Posted: Tuesday, March 06, 2007 - 04:43 PM UTC
Here it is - finally.

Here is a nice review of a ton of airbrush air supplies. matt does a nice job explaining the pros and cons of each.

Thanks for your patience

Link to Item

If you have comments or questions please post them here.

Thanks!
Gunny
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Posted: Tuesday, March 06, 2007 - 05:00 PM UTC
Nice feature, Gents!
Lotsa good info and photos...good job, Matt!
~Gunny
Tarok
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Posted: Tuesday, March 06, 2007 - 05:53 PM UTC
Nice feature. Thanks Matt and Scott.

This is why I love KitMaker... I learn something new every day! I never knew about the compressed gas and tank options in so far as airbrush/spray gun propellant.

Thanks again guys
matt
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Posted: Tuesday, March 06, 2007 - 06:22 PM UTC
It was actually a Fun one to Write. I do need to take a updated pic of Grumpy's "Old Faithful" that A gave another life too!!!

Now, I know some might be asking.... Paintball tanks.......... I didn't cover them in the article as they're not Widely used. However I'd be weilling to say that they can be used as a Power source as well. it'd just be a matter of getting the Correct fittings and a Regulator for the CO2 or Nitrogen. I honestly don't have an Idea as to the "life" a 7,9 or 20 oz Paintball tank.

I tried to cover the Most commonly used "propellents"

Obviously I didn't cover any of the "industrial" type compressors like the Rotary Screw, Centrifugal & Axial varietys (they kind my employer builds on a very LARGE scale)

Any other Questions... feel free to ask.
Grumpyoldman
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Posted: Tuesday, March 06, 2007 - 07:14 PM UTC
Nice article Matt.
Halfyank
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Posted: Tuesday, March 06, 2007 - 10:05 PM UTC
Nice article, and very informative. Thanks Matt.