Top 10 airbrush compressors under $100

 

When buying an airbrush compressor the two most important factors are quality and obviously price. If you think that these two don’t go together, you are very wrong. Of course you can buy an airbrush which meets your requirements and also is cheap. This article is going to make that happen, you just need to have around 100 bucks in your wallet.

Let’s begin

1. PointZero Portable Oil-less Airbrush Air Compressor – Baby Elephant 1/8 HP

If you want something that is cheap, efficient and cute at the same time, this is your choice. This little panda shaped airbrush compressor holds the power of 1/8 HP. At the back there is a built-in handle which makes it easy to carry and very compact. The device is thermally protected and has rubber feet to minimize vibration and protect the work surface. It delivers 48 psi of air pressure and is actually suitable for the people who are new in the airbrush world. It comes with an operating manual and is used mostly by hobbyists.

PointZero Portable Oil-less Airbrush Air Compressor - Baby Elephant 1/8 HP review
PointZero Portable Oil-less Airbrush Air Compressor – Baby Elephant 1/8 HP

 2. PointZero Portable Airbrush Air Compressor Tankless Oil-less 1/5 HP

For only $4 less, PointZero offers you a solid airbrush compressor which delivers excellent power of 1/5 HP with the noise level of only 55 db. Its precision-forged piston makes all this possible. The device is thermally protected for your own safety with an auto-start/stop feature which at the same time saves power. The delivery of clean and dry air as well as air control is enabled with the integrated pressure gauge and water trap. It also has an easy carry handle and is light weight.

PointZero Portable Airbrush Air Compressor Tankless Oil-less 1:5 HP review
PointZero Portable Airbrush Air Compressor Tankless Oil-less 1:5 HP

Suitable for: body art, nail art, food decorating etc.

3. Master Airbrush High Performance Airbrush Air Compressor with Filter, Black Air Hose & Dual-brush Holder

The Master Airbrush veteran offers us this model for only $69.96! It considered to be one of their most popular compressors, but not only because of the price. This is one quiet 1/5 HP compressor which delivers more Air Volume (CFM) and Air Pressure (PSI) than any airbrush demands. Besides being thermally protected, it also runs at only 59 db and comes with a 2 year warranty. The pressure regulator as well as the water trap filter provide the precise adjustment of clean and dry air. The best part is that this is one compact and light weight compressor, which you can carry around with no trouble. With it you get quality at a very low price.

Master Airbrush High Performance Airbrush Air Compressor with Filter, Black Air Hose & Dual-brush Holder review
Master Airbrush High Performance Airbrush Air Compressor with Filter, Black Air Hose & Dual-brush Holder

4. PointZero Low Noise Oil-Less Airbrush Air Compressor with 6 ft. Hose 1/6 HP

According to satisfied users, this is one very good and very quiet airbrush compressor, the noise level being only 49 db. It has the power of 1/6 HP and an on-demand operation. The great thing is also power saving, auto-start/stop feature which reduces motor wear and at the same time maintains the sufficient amount of pressure to operate most airbrushes. It also has an internal 11oz. tank which stores air pressure and reduces the number of run cycles which smooths up the air output. The device also has a bowl at the bottom of the filter for water and contaminates from the airflow.

PointZero Low Noise Oil-Less Airbrush Air Compressor with 6 ft. Hose 1:6 HP review
PointZero Low Noise Oil-Less Airbrush Air Compressor with 6 ft. Hose 1:6 HP

5. High Performance Airbrush Air Compressor Includes Air Pressure Regulator with Gauge and Water Trap Filter, Airbrush Holder

One excellent single-piston compressor! Has the ability to automatically shut off when not in use and provides “air-on-demand”. It is designed to work only when you do with 1/6 HP and the air flow of 23 liters per minute. Its weight makes it portable and easy to carry. Another great feature is precise air adjustment as well as thermal protection. It runs quietly at only 47 db of noise. Quality and reliability is assured with a full 2 year warranty.

High Performance Airbrush Air Compressor Includes Air Pressure Regulator with Gauge and Water Trap Filter, Airbrush Holder review
High Performance Airbrush Air Compressor Includes Air Pressure Regulator with Gauge and Water Trap Filter, Airbrush Holder

Suitable for: hobbies, crafts, nail art, auto graphics temporary tattoos, tanning, cake decorating, etc.

6. PointZero Portable Airbrush Air Compressor Oil-less 3L Tank 1/5 HP

A 1/5 HP oil free motor has the ability to continuously run your airbrush, allowing the regular and the water trap to stop any moisture from getting into the hose and destroying your paint. This compressor delivers clean and dry air that you require at the noise level of 55 db. It delivers 58 psi of air pressure and is very easy to use. The 3 liter (0.8 gallon) air-tank stores the air pressurized by the motor and reduces the number of run cycles. Runs quiet and works when you work. A quality piece of equipment for a very nice price.

PointZero Portable Airbrush Air Compressor Oil-less 3L Tank 1:5 HP review
PointZero Portable Airbrush Air Compressor Oil-less 3L Tank 1:5 HP

7. NEW Quiet 1/5 HP MASTER AIRBRUSH TANK COMPRESSOR

If you are a complete beginner, this is the choice for you, because it comes with a book “How to Airbrush”. Besides the book, you will be getting one very popular and high quality airbrush compressor with 1/5 HP. This is one truly amazing compressor for the money. The air tank is the best feature. When the compressor turns on it fills the tank to a certain psi (60 psi), and shuts off, leaving you to work in silence. It is thermally protected and has “air-on-demand”. Highly recommendable!

NEW Quiet 1:5 hp MASTER AIRBRUSH TANK COMPRESSOR review
NEW Quiet 1:5 hp MASTER AIRBRUSH TANK COMPRESSOR

8. Tangkula 3 Multi-purpose Professional Airbrush Kit Compressor

A little less familiar manufacturer, but a great airbrush kit. It runs at 1/6 HP with the air output of 20-30 liters per minute. It is thermally protected and offers “air-on-demand”.  The provided air is clean and dry, and with this compressor you will be working in silence. The kit contains basically everything you need to get started.

Tangkula 3 Multi-purpose Professional Airbrush Kit Compressor review
Tangkula 3 Multi-purpose Professional Airbrush Kit Compressor

9. Master Airbrush Multi-purpose Professional Airbrushing System with 3 Airbrushes, 6′ Air Hose & Airbrush Holder, Training Book

Here’s what you can get for 100 bucks: Single cylinder piston air compressor, two gravity feed dual-action airbrushes and a siphon feed single-action airbrush. Sounds pretty great, right? All of this thanks to Master Airbrush. Meant for users who need high quality spraying effect with a high performance compressor. It delivers more air volume at 1/6 HP, has auto-stop energy saving and the airflow of 20-23 liter/min. This product works perfectly.

 

10. Master Airbrush Compressor Model TC-33 Quiet 1/5 HP High Performance Compact Airbrush Compressor with Small Air Tank

This model delivers air with constant pressure and zero pulsation. The airflow of 35 liters/min makes it possible to run two airbrushes at the same time. It is lightweight and portable, with a precise air adjustment. It also features “air-on-demand” and the automatic on/off shutoff. This little guy does the job properly and is protected by a full 2 year warranty.

Suitable for: hobbies, crafts, nail art, auto graphics temporary tattoos, tanning, cake decorating, etc.

To sum up, there are all here and they are cheap but don’t lack quality. Time for you to choose.

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  1. The Master, Pointzero, and Tangukula compressors are all the same; maufactured by a company in china and distributed by different companies……

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