Re: Gold Chloride

From: Agustin ^lt;[email protected]>
Date: 01/08/04-09:23:19 AM Z
Message-id: <002001c3d5fb$5e03f0d0$afe3fea9@h13225.tdmy.com>

Cor.

How many prints do you think you can tone with the Tetenal goldtoner bottle.
(I think itīs 1L). They are selling it here for 30 uSs.

Thanks

Agustin
----- Original Message -----
From: "Breukel, C. (HKG)" <C.Breukel@lumc.nl>
To: <alt-photo-process-l@sask.usask.ca>
Sent: Thursday, January 08, 2004 9:56 AM
Subject: RE: Gold Chloride

> Loris,
>
> yes you can, KAuCl2 has obviously a larger moleclar weight, which basicly
> means that a 5% solution of KAuCl2 cotains less gold (Au) than a 5%
solution
> of AuCl3. I could calculate the difference for you (not hard). But I
usually
> tone by inspection, and I use a small volume of diluted gold toner and use
> that single-shot. So the concentration isn't that important, just tone
until
> you get what you like.
>
> Can't you get Tetenal goldtoner in Turkey? It's quite useable, diluted
1:10
> (not stable!)
>
> Best,
>
> Cor
>
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Loris Medici [mailto:loris_medici@yahoo.com]
> > Sent: Thursday, January 08, 2004 1:53 PM
> > To: alt-photo-process-l@sask.usask.ca
> > Subject: Gold Chloride
> >
> >
> >
> > I want to gold tone my Van Dykes but I can't find AuCl3
> > (Gold(III)chloride) in my area (Istanbul, Turkey). I managed to find
> > KAuCl2 only. Can I use the 5% solution KAuCl2 in place of
> > AuCl3 to tone
> > my Van Dykes? How?
> >
> > Thanks in advance,
> > Loris.
> >
>
>
Received on Thu Jan 8 09:24:51 2004

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