suzyqqq27 Posted 25 Feb 2005 , 8:49pm
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Hi all,

I saw a used airbrush compressor for sale and was considering purchasing it. I know it's a great deal money wise but am not sure it will do for my purposes. It is a Kopykake airmaster but it has a constant 55 psi airflow. Is that too much for cakes? Will I just blow holes in my frosting? There is no variable control.

Please advise,
Suzanne M.

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MrsMissey Posted 26 Feb 2005 , 10:53pm
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I have the Kopykake Airmaster but is has 30psi w/ a speed control. If I turn it all the way up..it doesn't blow the icing off the cake, but I'm not sure what 50psi would do!

dragonwarlord1969 Posted 27 Feb 2005 , 12:23pm
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At 50 psi, you'd have to hold the brush farther away but you'd get a broader spray. Hey, does anyone if any aircompressor will work? My wife has one she uses for her art. It's only been used a few times with special markers. Could I use that for cakes? Of course I would buy a new airbrush setup for cakes.

Joe

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