Quote Originally Posted by sbattert View Post
Really? Isn't that risky... what if it isn't fresh? Fix can take a while if it's getting old. Best to do this with a test strip I would think.
I've done it countless times. I start washing and putting away things while fixing is happening, and that includes the top parts of my combiplan tank and/or patterson tank.

This respected guy exposes film to light at the end of the developing cycle putting them into stop bath; more than a whole step before my suggestion.