Quote Originally Posted by Newt_on_Swings View Post
They [lead bags] work really well, when they made me pass film through with it instead of giving me hand inspection, it showed up as a huge black space on the monitor. At JFK they didnt care and said the machine was film safe and let it pass, at Shanghai coming back they freaked and had 4-5 people come over, and ultimately gave me the hand inspection I asked for.
If I understand you right, your idea about lead bags is to provoke a hand inspection.