Quote Originally Posted by Chris Lange View Post
^^^agreed.

It is worth it to keep in mind that by going RA-4 with b/w negs, you are giving up VC dodging/burning control, any form of true toning, as well as various archival characteristics. Additionally, you're limited basically to out of date Kodak paper, and Fuji FCA (which, albeit, is fabulous color paper, but far from my first choice in black and white printing).
Chris:

There is lots of current Kodak colour paper available in rolls, at very reasonable prices.

How about the equivalent of 255 sheets of 8"x12", for $70.00: http://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/produc...ns_8_x255.html ?