Years ago ok if your doing a tattoo and the skin isn't taking the ink very good at all and u gotta go over it a couple times could that be the machine settings or could the needle be set wrong or what could it be i would live some helpful hints on what i'm fling wrong.
Both i've noticed that they have power but suddenly start losing power till they don't turn on.
Once you have tuned your machine though what ever the voltage number is should be consistent through the tattoo, keeping in mind you should never be running above 7 volts unless you are pushing a massive group of magnums, and if you are just beginning, you will want to stay away from those until you have plenty of experience with a variety of shading techniques.
This is just so you have control over when the tattoo machine runs, or if you just need to stop in general to wipe your client off.
I do not like to drag the tip of the tube onto the clients skin and sort of blindly tattoo the line that you see with short stroke set liners.
How to hook up power source to tattoo gun
Here's a rundown of some things that we've covered for your basic tattoo machine liner settings: You should have a gap of about a dimes width between the machine contact screw and front spring.
Also if it is a cheaper machine it may only run at those higher voltages but the quality of the tattoo will be hindered.
. then you have a broken wire on the clip cord or there is a ground issue on the tattoo machine.
Goodrow2 years ago from washington statesend it back if the fuse is not blown in the power supply.
. and one more thing that may seem silly, i'm from europe and i have exactly the same power supply as yours, ii have to tattoo in same volts as you?
How to hook up a tattoo gun power
It sounds like you basically put your equipment together wrong and do not have your power settings correct.
This is not much of difference, you might think, but that tiny gap between the skin and tip of needle enables the tattooist to visibly see the lines of the applied stencil.
Trust me if your new to this you're gonna probably be like what the hell is he talking about, also what is your power ratio when your running the tattoo machine on your power supply.
Should be able to see the armature bar nipple that you inserted into the loop of your tattoo needle moving up and down very quickly so quickly, in fact, that you should not be able to make out the loop on the needle.
If it were me i would just start from the beginning, set your machines up, as i suggest in the lessons, also check for that carbon build up especially after having run your tattoo machine as you have.
And then it just went up to 19 by it self making the tattoo gun sparkle and work like mad.
. (power supply from here on out) on make sure your foot pedal and clip cord are plugged in the correct slots.
So i bought a setup from my aunt who has been a tattoo artist for about 3 years.
. get at least a three point stretch, it will help the ink enter the skin more smoothly as you work the tattoo, so there are a few tips that will take care of a few things.
.i went to buy another machine form a tattoo shop and the guy set it up for me for lining with his power supply 9.
Duke6 weeks ago hi i just bought a tattoo kit and i put everything together and my power supply will not come on i ordered another on and the same problem why isn't my power supply getting power ?
You can tell if your tattoo machine is running correctly by checking a few things:First, while the machine is running, check visually to see how far the needle is coming out from the end of the tubes tip.
Goodrow2 years ago from washington statenot sure what the electric variances are, but most tattoo shops will run 110v for their power supplies.
Sorry i'm still learning as i go and always will be willing to learn more thank your for the help, so i just tried to run a new gun to try it out n that won't even work, question now is so as i conect cords all shows light up good but once clip prongs go in gun the light won't show up on the cord light spot weather i switch from liner spot link to shader spot link the light don't go on like it should be but that only happens once i conect gun machine to clip cord prongs cuz up until i conect guns up to it all lights show good on power supply displays but conect a gun up n it don't go but pedal light still shows n power display still there only just the light for clip cord connection goes off even as i press pedal to run gun if u know any idea on what could be wrong let me know pls would be a big help i would hate to buy all new gear n this stuff was only something simple so pls let me know if u got any idea on my problem mean while thank you for the good feed.
Years ago what's the average number that's shown on the tattoo machine for certain skin textures.
Years ago hi, i wanted to know why my tattoo machine shuts off after i take my foot off the pedal?
Goodrow4 years ago from washington statethere could be a few problems, and its not always going to be power supply related.
The tat scabbing and then simply peeling off suggests spring issues again so start from scratch do not tattoo anyone else until you have got this all figured out and check out my lessons on how to get your tattoo machine set up just in case you missed something.
I like the most about the digital display power supplies is that you can see how much voltage you are using, you can also tell if the capacitor is being faulty, because the voltage will different than normal.
Video gives a brief description and demonstration on proper needle and tube installation, as well as a detailed explanation of proper power supply setti.
I bought a "tattoo kit" online everything came and works fine but i'm not sure which machine i should be shading with, does it matter?
Broken wire (clip cord/foot pedal) if your handy with a voltmeter you can check electrical continuity and also tell if your power supply is bad.
Months ago can you elaborate on the noises a machine make the humming buzzing and loud rrrrrr a machine makes when turning the power supply up i'm guessing the humming is too low and the rrrrrrr king is too high but for lining what is a good buzzing.
Cropped kanak2 years ago hey so sorry just wondering if my power supply lights up n seems to run fine but none of my guns wont run at all on it n ive used them alot before n had them for a good while n did quite a few tatts with um n there still quit new just haven't used um in a few months, i was just wondering if u could help me out n let me know what could be the problem on that.
I have the same power supply as you do, exactly, so while tattooing the screen went to 1.