SEARCH FINESCALE.COM

Enter keywords or a search phrase below:

Clogged Paasche Type H airbrush tip

824 views
2 replies
1 rating 2 rating 3 rating 4 rating 5 rating
  • Member since
    September 2003
Clogged Paasche Type H airbrush tip
Posted by watchdoctor on Tuesday, November 4, 2003 12:55 PM

My main problem has always been the paint "clogging up the tip" of the airbrush. I only use water based paint, mostly Polly S. I just thin my paint with regular tap water. I have been modeling with this set up for 5-6 years and haven't been able to get consistent results.
Thanks for the help, Mark

  • Member since
    November 2005
Posted by Anonymous on Tuesday, November 4, 2003 6:57 PM
Try isopropyl alcohol instead of water. Thin to consistancy of cream. I've been using Tamiya and Gunze acylics in my H and its never clogged. Don't get discouraged, just keep trying different combos of things and try out on scrap styrene or on old junk model. Good luck.
  • Member since
    September 2003
Posted by watchdoctor on Tuesday, November 4, 2003 7:40 PM
Thanks for the advice. I was also told to try windex to thin the paint. I will try both and see how it works. Thanks again, Mark
JOIN OUR COMMUNITY!

Our community is FREE to join. To participate you must either login or register for an account.

SEARCH FORUMS
FREE NEWSLETTER
By signing up you may also receive reader surveys and occasional special offers. We do not sell, rent or trade our email lists. View our Privacy Policy.