yeah, it saves you money there for sure. You can buy a minox enlarger, but a regular 35mm one works fine.
Originally Posted by Mustafa Umut Sarac
You want to use fine grain film -- Agfa 25 was a favorite, Ilford Pan F should do very well -- although -- this was fun -- I actually got excellent results, not very grainy at all, pushing Ilford HP5+ to 1600 in a minox. Ilford is made to be pushed.
If you can't find any empty cassettes and decide you want to make a slitter -- flat bed slitters are easy to make and the plans are on the web -- let me know, I have a few spare cassettes laying around.