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Re: [Rollei] Film washing technique
- Subject: Re: [Rollei] Film washing technique
- From: David Seifert <dseifert >
- Date: Fri, 02 May 2003 20:54:41 -0700
- References: <184.108.40.206.0.20030502202523.02814580 >
I remember the metal film cans with yellow screw tops. As I recall they
were actually gasketed and relatively moisture proof.
I actually do remember real hypo too, just having a little fun.
David (not so young anymore either)
At 11:44 PM 5/2/2003 -0400, you wrote:
>You know how to make a middle ageed life long photographer feel very old
>with that comment. My first time printing I used Sodium Hyposulfate and
>not Sodium Thiosulfate. But then I also used Kodak products in cans. My
>favorite was the yellow metal caps on the 35mm film can, none of the
>> Hypo is slang for the active agent in fixer which is currently Sodium
>> Thiosulfate. Way back when these things were getting their nicknames
>> fixers used Sodium Hyposulfate. Or so I have been told by those who
>> claim to remember <g>.