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  • i know this is an old topic by about 4 years but i stumbled upon it and others will as well. 1st you just interrupt the positive or negative with your foot switch, i usually have my + switched so you don't have a constant hot, but the pic below runs - through switch, 2nd- voltage dose not control speed, more volts = more magnet= more pull on a-bar = force/impact, you will due damage to someone, the springs control speed along with frame geometry.I never did the traditional apprentice thing, a lot of traditional tattoo artist wont even begin to enplane correct ways of doing things to so called scratchers, I studyd and continue to study tattooing every aspect of it from machine building to the origin of tattoos and the greats who gave us the privilege and ability to walk around expressing...see more »i know this is an old topic by about 4 years but i stumbled upon it and others will as well. 1st you just interrupt the positive or negative with your foot switch, i usually have my + switched so you don't have a constant hot, but the pic below runs - through switch, 2nd- voltage dose not control speed, more volts = more magnet= more pull on a-bar = force/impact, you will due damage to someone, the springs control speed along with frame geometry.I never did the traditional apprentice thing, a lot of traditional tattoo artist wont even begin to enplane correct ways of doing things to so called scratchers, I studyd and continue to study tattooing every aspect of it from machine building to the origin of tattoos and the greats who gave us the privilege and ability to walk around expressing who we are and our story on our skin, MOST IMPORTANT- BE CLEAN, USE NEW EVERYTHING ONCE NOT IT LOOKS OK ILL USE IT NEXT TIME, BOILING WONT KILL EVERYTHING, DON'T TRY ANYTHING BEYOND YOUR ABILITY, AND LAST PRACTICE ON FAKE SKIN,ORANGES GRAPE FRUIT, JUST LIKE A KID WONT COLOR IN THE LINES FOR A LONG TIME OR EVEN EVER, YOU WONT TILL IT BECOMES SECOND NATURE, SORRY BOUT THE RANT BUT I HEAR A LOT ABOUT TATTOOING WITHOUT PROPER APPRENTICESHIP, IF YOU LEARN THE RIGHT WAY IT DOESN'T MATTER IF SELF TAUGHT OR SOME OLD BIKER SHOWED YOU.LEARN AS MUCH AS YOU CAN CAUSE NO ONE CAN TAKE KNOWLEDGE FROM YOU.

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