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For you airbrush experts.....what do you use to thin water?

 

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Alcohol!  Two parts single malt scotch to 1 part water chilled to 17 degrees Fahrenheit. 

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I seldom thin water, but when i do, I prefer …

 

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Joking aside, technically if you had a need to "thin" water ethanol would work as is it water soluble and it is about 78% less dense than water.  

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If you are trying to lower the surface tension, a tiny drop of dish detergent in a quantity of water will make the water "wetter".

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Yep. I was, indeed joking, but I believe your reply is correct.

 

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I've just learned that, in response to huge demand, GSI Creos will soon be releasing this new product, containing all necessary additives:

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But Mr. Water Thinner will still be available for those who like to mix it themselves.

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