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sizemore

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Pulsing airbrush...
« on: March 20, 2013, 09:44:45 PM »
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I have a Badger 150 being ran by a pretty decent 1 gal compressor. No matter what pressure I set the tank, about once every two to three seconds the brush cuts out for a fraction of a second. I think it's a paint feed issue, but it occurs with both the color cup, and a 1.5 oz jar. I don't think it's a paint issue, as the same thing occurs with plain water. Is this an issue with the chamber seal?

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Re: Pulsing airbrush...
« Reply #1 on: March 20, 2013, 09:52:47 PM »
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Could be a chamber seal or could be an airline fitting leak.
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Re: Pulsing airbrush...
« Reply #2 on: March 21, 2013, 09:51:46 PM »
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Did you check if the pressure changes without the airbrush attached and just a finger on the hose? I would assume, if something is wrong with a seal, it would just the opposite and not shut off.