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    Quote Originally Posted by thebanana View Post
    What does that mean, exactly?
    Lith developer is usually supplied in two parts: the developer and an alkali solution. The first one refers to the developer, the second one refers to the alkali and the last number refers to how much water is used.

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    Thanks Mark. In other words (A)1:50 and (B)1:50. Got it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by thebanana View Post
    Thanks Mark. In other words (A)1:50 and (B)1:50. Got it.
    That would be 1:1:100. I use one part A, one part B, 50 parts water .....or 20ml A, 20 ml B, 1000ml water. I usually also add about 100ml of developer that I saved from the last session (old brown)

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    I want to thank everyone for their comments.
    I was about to buy the stuff, but realize I need to keep my spending down for a bit.....
    Maybe I'll sell a camera or something....
    thanks again for the great info!
    Scott

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mark Fisher View Post
    That would be 1:1:100. I use one part A, one part B, 50 parts water .....or 20ml A, 20 ml B, 1000ml water. I usually also add about 100ml of developer that I saved from the last session (old brown)
    The above is a good starting point. Try Fomatone MG papers for the most dramatic results. ILFORD Multigrade Warmtone can also provide some interesting results.

    Tom

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