How to properly make PaRodinal

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Re: How to properly make PaRodinal

Post by Ornello » Thu Aug 04, 2016 10:29 am

pirateoversixty wrote:Mixing rodinal and xtol probably did not work out in the long run. Haven't seen anything about it lately on photo.net or apug.
jim
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.


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