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An airbrush can take your painting to an all new level. There's a learning curve for sure, but once you have the techniques down, and there are many great ones, you can create paint jobs on models like you never have before.

Airbrushes have been around for decades, but with todays models, especially with weathering, shading, from military tanks to aircraft to monster figures. The airbrush has made these models better looking as far as how much more realistic they appear.

Big companies like Badger, Paasche, Iwata, Harder & Steenbeck, just to name a few, offer different kinds of airbrushes to cover any kind of work. Single action and dual action.

 

An airbrush cleaning pot is so you can lay your airbrush on it, as a stand, but more importantly, you can shoot access paint into it to clear the nozzle. If you run water or paint thinner through it to clean your airbrush, you can do tha too.

It safely goes into the jar at the bottom of the pot, which you can empty and clean out later. These are especially useful if you swap out paint colors on the go during a paint session.

There are also various styles of airbrush air compressors.

The empty jars and containers are for storing custom made paint blends you may have mixed, but want to save for later use again.

Masking tape is used to mask off areas that you don't want to the paint to cover. The Tamiya tape is known for its clean lines, though other tapes can give you similar results.

The wide tape is good to cover large areas quickly to protect from stray paint and masking off large parts. These kinds of tape only have a tacky backing, so they won't leave residue on your model, or be impossible to remove later after you've painted.

A paint mask is good to have, just because you don't want to be breathing paint fumes. Especially lacquers.

If you can smell the paint you're shooting - you're breathing it. That's not good.

Stay safe!

 

 

For those who like to use an airbrush for painting, here are the extras and tools that can help you keep your Airbrush in top condition, and products to make using your Airbrush easier.

airbrush cleaning pot with stand

Airbrush Cleaning Pot

rubber tipped tweezers

12 Paint Storage Jars

spring tube benders tool

10 Glass Syphon Bottles

rubber tipped tweezers

100 Eyedroppers for Paint

master airbrush compressor

HP Airbrush Air Compressor

model air compressor

Air Compressor with Tank

badger compressor

Badger Air Compressor

porter cable pancake compressor

Pancake Compressor

compressor gauge and water trap

Air Regulator Water Trap Filter

paasche compressor set

Paasche H-100D Single Action Airbrush & Compressor Package

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Portable Air Compressor

grex airbrush and compressor set

Grex Airbrush Full Combo Kit

airbrush paint clip stand

Holder for Painting Small Parts

airbrush alligator clips for model parts painting

Model Parts Painting Clips

paasche compressor and tank

Paasche Compressor & Tank

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Model Parts Painting Clips

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(water) Squeeze Bottles

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Rotating Paint Stand

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500 Large Paint Mixing Sticks

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1000 Small Paint Mixing Sticks

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Graduated Clear Plastic Cups

paint mixing cups

100 Mixing Cups

eyedropper paint bottles

Eyedropper Paint Bottles

iwata super jet compressor

Iwata Power Jet Compressor

 

badger mini paint mixer for models

Mini Paint Mixer

tamiya paint stand tool

Model Paint Stand

3m paint mask

Breathing Paint Mask

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10-Foot Airbrush Hose

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Master Airbrush SET

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Airbrush Compressor

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Paasche VL-Series Airbrush

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Paasche H-Series Airbrush

 

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Paasche TS-SET Airbrush

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Paasche TG-3F-Series Airbrush

 

airbrush holder tool

Airbrush Holder

universal airbrush holder tool

Airbrush Stand

 

air brush holder tool

Clamp-on Airbrush Holder

6 air brush holder tool

Airbrush Holder

While you can use almost any tape for masking, these masking tapes are designed to only be tacky, rather than full out sticky.

This means you can use them, and pull them off a model, without leavin any residue on your paint and on your model

tamiya tape 6mm

Tamiya Tape 6mm

tamiya tape 10mm

Tamiya Tape 10mm

 

tamiya tape 18mm

Tamiya Tape 18mm

tamiya tape 10mm

Scotch Tape Thin

 

tamiya tape 18mm

Scotch Tape Wide

fine line masking tape for painting airbrush

Fine Line Masking Tape

3m precision fine line masking tape for painting airbrush

3M Precision Masking Tape

3m vinyl fine line masking tape for painting airbrush

3M Vinyl Masking Tape

airbrush pressure gauge and regulator

Pressure Regulator & Gauge

airbrush pressure regulator gauge

Digital Pressure Reg & Gauge

blunt syringes

Blunt Tip Needles and Caps

airbrush cleaning set

Airbrush Cleaning Set

glass storager paint bottles

Glass Paint Storage Bottles

glass eyedropper paint bottles

Eyedropper Paint Glass Bottles

airbrush air line coupler

Quick Release Coupler

airbrush connector adaptores

Airbrush Connection Adaptors

tamiya paint stirrers

Paint Stirrers

airbrush quick release

Airbrush Quick Release

vallejo flow improver airbrush

Airbrush Flow Improver

iwata airbrush cleaner

Iwata Airbrush Cleaner

vallejo airbrush thinner

Airbrush Thinner

testors airbrush thinner

Airbrush Thinner

badger airbrush lubricant

Airbrush Lubricant

airbrush nozzle cleaning tools

Nozzle Cleaning Tool

testors acrylic thinner

Testors Acrylic Thinner

airbrush niwata super lube

Iwata Medea Super Lube

vallejo-liquid-mask

Liquid Mask

humbrol maskol

Maskol

mig ammo pigment binder

Pigment Binder

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Pearl Flakes

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