Originally Posted by Mainecoonmaniac
I put my film back into the developer to stain it when souping in PMK pyro is because I'm too cheap to use a separate alkaline solution to to the staining.
The scuttlebutt is that this step affords little gain if any (maybe hardening?).
It supposedly adds to GENERAL stain not imaged silver stain.
I've seen the recommendation to do an afterbath with the Formulary's PMK instructions.
IDK but thought I would point it out.