Quote Originally Posted by Photo Engineer View Post
As for test results on different papers, well, they fix at different rates and wash at different rates. RC washes far faster than FB paper.
Archival fixing/washing was a lot harder to achieve with acidic Sodium Thiosulfate based fixers and has gotten a lot faster and easier with modern near neutral rapid fixers. What Raphael considers a "quick wash" might indeed be archival for certain fixer/paper combos.