Quote Originally Posted by Bill Burk View Post
... My aim point is mid-way between Grade 2 and Grade 3 instead of the traditional Grade 2. ...

You are not alone. All a matter of choice. Grade 2.5 gives a bit more midtone contrast and many people prefer that. But when you are talking 1/2-grade differences, the question becomes: How do you know what paper grade you are getting from your filter or filtration method?