Mixing XTOL

Discussion in 'B&W: Film, Paper, Chemistry' started by fsalsa, Jan 20, 2013.

  1. fsalsa

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    Ok, I'm a bit sleep deprived because of a new baby, and I mixed packet B before A. Does this matter? I tried to search the archives but couldn't find any info on this.
     
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    It may make it more difficult to dissolve the Part A, but I don't think it will damage the chemistry as long as you get everything into solution with no little crystals that escaped. You could do of course do a little test with a short strip and handful of frames.
     
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    If you can't get it all into solution, then try heating it some, like you do when mixing D-76.

    Mark Overton