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63C20 04-28-2017 02:27 PM

Paint newb questions
 
would this be a good choice for primer?
https://www.amazon.com/Dupli-Color-B...to+body+primer
or this style? http://www.harborfreight.com/detail-...gun-91011.html
also is a harbor freight paint gun ok?
what do i use for cleaning the gun?

63C20 04-28-2017 02:32 PM

Re: Paint newb questions
 
and what MM nozzle do i want? ill be shooting primer to start

tinydb84 04-28-2017 05:23 PM

Re: Paint newb questions
 
Your first link didn't work.

Go to a local jobber and they will talk you through it or buy a name brand PPG, OMNI, Kirker, SPI, etc. You want a HVLP gun. Spend some time reading on here or any of the other paint forums. You will have more and better questions once you do so.

Dayton601 04-28-2017 11:33 PM

Re: Paint newb questions
 
Agree with Tinydb84... read up on different forums, that gun on harbor freight might be good for small parts, but not spraying a large area, perhaps a very experienced painter might make it work, but its just not worth the loss of paint, and or potential problems that comes with such a cheap gun, you might be better off getting on Amazon and finding a HVLP gravity gun (paint hopper on top) they offer multi gun kits with different size tips, Youtube can be your friend, search it several ways, example+ painting cars for beginners, youtube can show even the best painters new tricks, not really sure of your paint skills, but its just a thought,


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