I am new to airbrush painting, so I bought cheap single action Badger
with propellant cans sort for testing it out. The whole package only
$35 or so.
I found that my paint flow is very unstable even though I have not
anything. Almost every time I press the trigger, tha paint volume is
different than the previous. Recently there is mostly only air, no
I have checked everything I could, nothing is obviously wrong to me.
The nozzle appears to be clear too, as I can blow air thru it. The
is just typical acrylic paint. The air hose has a knob at the side
you connect to the can, I guess it works like a regulator ? But no
how I turn it, it makes no difference. The amount of the air seems to
I just want to know if the problem is at air source, the airbrush or
Would I be OK if I use a compressor instead ? I don't have a real long
plan. I just want to touch up some of the old models I did. So I would
to avoid investing on a compressor as long as I can get the thing to
and finish up my job this round.
17 years ago