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Dotwork

Posted by Roumen from IP: 205.207.90.222 on 07/08/12
mississauga, on Canada - website


What are some good coil machines that run slow enough for doing dotwork. I'm not a big fan of rotaries, and was wondering if there is a way to slow a coil machine down to that level.



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slow down dc machine

Posted by Mystic from IP: 210.185.11.111 on 07/10/12
Napier, Hawkes Bay New Zealand - website


you will need to go to a very long, soft front spring and have very big throw, the only to slow D.C. down without loosing hitting power.


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dot work

Posted by Jerry San Martin from IP: 97.90.0.219 on 07/21/12
South El Monte , Ca United States - website


You should really consider using the HYPER rotary from stigma it can be slowed down considerably and the hit adjusted for coloring. Its a fine machine and in my humble opinion would work great for what you're looking for. Also, check out my website for more tattoo info: www.SanMartinTattoo.com


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RE:Dotwork

Posted by Sascha Schneider from IP: 212.166.63.125 on 01/28/13
Lontzen, DG Belgium - website


I'm not a pro, so don't take my word (haven't done this in real - pure theory)...
there are different vids on youtube where people do dotwork with coil machines ...
dot for dot ... soft spring, lower volt ...
but Jerry is right, if you wanna tattoo in kinda one trace you should consider a rotary with long stroke (f.e. the stigma's, hummingbird ...) and low volt


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RE:Dotwork

Posted by dagat from IP: 222.127.224.234 on 05/13/13
cebu, cebu Philipines - website


47uf machine on slow volts in cooperate of bronze contact screw to reach the tip point of long standard soft frontspring /18gauge.; if not enough higher your capacitor on next uf value.


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