Quote Originally Posted by Photo Engineer View Post
You are overstressing the Stop and the Blix. You probably have retained silver. You may have overdeveloped by the carryover of developer. After all, 6 16x20s is 4x6 = 24 8x10s and IIRC, they suggest not more than 25 8x10s in 4L (without replenishment) or have I got it wrong? That is way on the high side for all solutions. They are not bad, they are exhausted.

Oh yea, one more:
Kodak suggests a water bath after the stop, I only have 3 tanks, so not possible.
Is there any effect on the BLX/FIX by not having the water bath?