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Jonzjob

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I am just starting out to do some airbrushing on my RC model gliders. I have a compressor and it has a 'normal' push fit hose connector. I also have a short length of hose that was used for something else and it has a 3/8" screw thread fixing on teh output end. The airbrush I am getting has a 1/4" fitting on the hose and I am looking for a 3/8" to 1/4" adapter for it.

Any ideas anyone please?
 

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Machine mart if they are local to you are pretty good on airline fittings. Take the bits along.
 

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Anywhere that deals in airlines (obviously & not British Airways) or hydraulics.
The art is finding these small units tucked away on trading estates.
 

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lovely, you are obviously far better at flying them then me, I have 3 balsa guppys, actually that's not quite right, I have 1 balsa guppy in 3 peices. :)
I'd be really tempted on a 3m span to use a touch up spray gun rather than an airbrush

I have something like this
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Mini-Air-Spr ... SwjvxbRxPf

means you can cover the entire wing in 1 pass, no overlapping and less runs. :)
 

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That Guppy looks like a nice little model and would go well on an electric motor me-thinks. I'm not too keen on the smelly noisy infernal combustion engines. They upset my hangover :shock:

The Minimoa will only be sprayed on the solid surfaces and not the fabric. Plus, I will probably be putting some detail on it as well, but ta for the info on that gun.
 

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