What Is an HVLP Airbrush & Compressor?

Answer High-volume low-pressure, or HVLP, spray tanning systems are entering the tanning market as the quiet but powerful solution to sunless tanning. In the tanning industry, where speed and client comfo... Read More »

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What type of compressor do I need to airbrush T-shirts?

To airbrush T-shirts, you will need a good air compressor that supplies steady dry air. Look for a psi between 40 and 60. Piston-driven commercial compressors work well for art projects and T-shirt... Read More »

Is a 100 psi compressor too big for a hobby airbrush?

You can use a 100 psi compressor with a hobby airbrush, but you have to reduce the pressure with a regulator. Combination regulators with water filters, also important for airbrush use, range from ... Read More »

What Is the Difference Between a Regular AC Compressor & an OEM Compressor?

The difference between a regular compressor and an OEM compressor lies in the manufacturer of the part. A "regular" compressor could be made by any manufacturer while an OEM compressor (or any othe... Read More »

What is a hvlp sprayer?

Using a paint sprayer is an efficient way to paint a large area quickly. In automotive and some woodworking applications air sprayers are used. High-volume, low-pressure (HVLP) spray systems are de... Read More »