How to Assemble a Tattoo Machine LEAFtv

A tattoo machine works basically the same as a doorbell. It moves like a sewing machine, and works by means of an electromagnet. The gun's power comes from the coils. Electric energy alternates between positive and negative charges by means of a capacitor. When this magnetic field is activated, ...…

Blog - How To Put A Tattoo Machine Together

We've been getting a lot of e-mails lately about how to get started with a new tattoo kit. Some of you are apprentices trying to get ahead of the curve, some of you are in tattoo schools and some of you are completely on your own - so we've brought together our best brains at Wet Tattoo and we'll be putting together a series of videos to help you learn how to build a tattoo machine, tune your ...…

How To Set Up a Tattoo Kit - Tattoo Supplies

Assembling the Gun. 1. Sanitize your hands. Tattoo guns need to be treated with the utmost care. Take precaution before handling these machines. Wash your hands with antibacterial soap or wear latex gloves. 2. Familiarize yourself with the gun. The frame holds all the pieces together. Then you have two electromagnetic coils which provide the ...…