I've been spending a ton of time watching videos and preparing to start learning new techniques, so it looks like almost nothing is being done on the hobby front. I'm a big prep-er. I'll set up my station, purchase the items, and batten down the hatches before I go full bore into creating. I'ts a bit of the by-product from my old design/science background. Work smarter not harder!
I went with the Grex after using one and being impressed at Nova. Though I'm no expert, it definitely allowed for significantly more precise control then my 12 dollar airbrush I got off ebay. It also felt nice in my hand, and I liked all the cool little options (like magnetized
The 12 dollar airbrush? Well I kinda of bent the needle trying to clean it, or it hates me, which results in it randomly spraying off at 45 degree angles, usually in the opposite direction that I want. I'm probably going to pick up another 12 dollar one, just to use for spraying things like furniture polish on models.
This is the rust set, and the dark earth set. I forgot to order the ancient earth and ash ones...that'll be part of the next order.