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Re: How to properly make PaRodinal

Posted: Thu Aug 04, 2016 10:29 am
by Ornello
pirateoversixty wrote:Mixing rodinal and xtol probably did not work out in the long run. Haven't seen anything about it lately on or apug.
In very few cases will mixing two very different developers give you a result 'intermediate' between the two. The developing agent in Rodinal needs a strong alkali to work, and such an alkali is too strong for metol or phenidone.