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Needle Depth




skinpix

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Hi all, When tattooing does the tip rest on the skin, because the manual says the needle depth should be 2mm?[/QUOTE

hi pancho,the tip does rest on the skin,but don't apply pressure,after a while it becomes second nature to just glide across the skin.And yes, the needle depth is 2mm.
 

oultimer

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If you read Reinventing the tattoo by Guy Aitchinson page 58 it contains good info on needle depth :thumbsup:
 
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