Quote Originally Posted by mikewhi
I see his formula is for 'lith' films. They are a lot more 'contrasty' than ortho films, aren't they, or are ortho and lith the same thing? I always thought lith film was used for things like photographing text and used in making circut boards. I will try my ortho with Dektol highly diluted and see how it goes....

Yes, he designed it for lith films, but the neat thing about it is the variable contrast you can get by mixing the A and B parts in different proportions. It sounded like you needed lower contrast than you were getting, so this formula came to mind. YMMV