yes it should work. you MAY need to add a bit of water as i think grain alcohol is like 190 proof. you do need a bit of water.

it is "poor boy" collodion BTW

Quote Originally Posted by coriana6jp View Post
I have slowly putting the pieces together for a whole plate camera fir the last several months. Currently, I have just about everything minus the chemicals. I could have the shipped here by BS but due to the hazardous materials fees shipping becomes expensive really fast.

I read about John Coffers Poe boy formula that omits the ether. Locally I found 198 proof ethanol, which looks like it would work. I have found everything else, but before I order that ethanol wanted to make sure it would work!

Any input would be great!

Thanks!

Gary
(pardon my typos doing this mobile on a rather rocking train)