This is pretty amazing. I decided upon 1:50 just last month. First because the time for AristaEDU-Ultra 100 is so short in 'B' that it's not recommended (and kinda short for PanF+, too) Secondly to make the math simpler for 1/2 litre & 1 litre, and lastly for economy.
Originally Posted by JBrunner
So I'm having good results with:
AristaEDU-Ultra 100, rated at 100: 20C, 6.5 minutes [half a dozen rolls]
Ilford PanF+, rated at 50: 20C, 5.5 minutes [about a dozen rolls]
Who knew there could be such a broad opinion base as to what is simple? 1:50. 1:37. 15:1000 all are just starting points on the way to seeing what works for each individual.
If it takes me a half an hour to explain dilution ratios, I probably need to work a little on my teaching skills.
In the interest of KISS, when I took 1 oz. of HC110 goop, and added it to 31 oz. of water, I got one quart of useable film developer.
So, if I choose to go 1:50, and have a tank that holds 500 ml of solution, and I wish to fill the tank, how much goop do I use and how much water?
John (perplexed) in Mount Vernon, Virginia USA
John -- you would need 10 ml of HC-110 "goop" and 490 ml of water.
Which technically is 1:49, not 1:50, but the difference surely wouldn't matter.
Originally Posted by Jordan
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Yeh, that's what I figured. 1:49. 1:50, as we say hereabouts "Close enough for gummint work."
John, Mount Vernon, Virginia USA
Last edited by JBrunner; 03-12-2008 at 12:59 AM. Click to view previous post history.
Q: is this the argument room?
A: no, this is the verbal abuse room. the argument room is two doors down.... and take that yellow goopy shit with you...
Oh...Jason, Thanks for putting up the informative page. I sincerely appreciate the effort and agree it's high time for a simple introduction to the magical yellow syrup. Well done.
Last edited by BradS; 03-12-2008 at 12:55 AM. Click to view previous post history.
I'm not sure that I'm ready for "simplification", besides, who are you? Your the guy who left us hanging for video part three, the Polaroid print!
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Reason: forget to put in the munching man with Koolaid mixed 1:51
Everytime I find a film or paper that I like, they discontinue it. - Paul Strand - Aperture monograph on Strand
Guilty as charged. (I guess it's not like Who Shot JR?) I'll get that up this week.
Originally Posted by Curt
And that was good one, Art.