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I've done the unthinkable, my dark secret, saddlebags!

Discussion in 'General' started by Twisted, Jul 24, 2017.

  1. Twisted

    Twisted Well-Known Member

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    I have a horizontal 40 gallon industrial 3 cylinder compressor plumbed with a few drops with drains and a separator, only cause I also spray primer base and clear. But for just airbrushing even those small tankless units will work with a small dryer, they don't need much air. You could get set up for airbrushing pretty cheaply to start. Although once you get pretty good you'll want to put real 2k clear on you projects but if they are small you can always use that new 2k clear in a spray can.

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    Very awesome work. I do like it. Best of both worlds in my opinion.
     
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    Hey Kel, i was looking through my build a little and saw this, so did you ever get setup to try your hand at airbrushing? If not get on it so your ready for spring. Haven't done anything since the cup and air cleaner, just got too cold for painting in my garage. Can't wait to do some playing again though.
     
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    Nah brother I haven't, I'd like to get with you on some name brands and so on.. maybe just some starter stuff.. specifics to get going. Thanks Butch!
     
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    Btw, congrats on POTM.. well deserved!! About time a good pic takes it, Lol, socks and half bikes were beyond me.. but yeah bro, an original amazing bike for sure!
     
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    Thanks Kel, original for sure. Gonna be getting my Pops Shovelhead in a couple months so I may be keeping in more Chopper in the future, but I do like having something completely different than anything out there, can't say I've ever passed another one on the road.

    And if you ever want to chat paint hit me up. I am not even close to an authority on airbrush info but I do know how to get started to test the waters for cheap. Hell, for months I was practicing on spray painted posterboard, cheap and effective.
     
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    It really does look well balanced with the fender and bags! Awesome!
     
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