Re: powdered albumen

Date: 06/16/04-02:21:09 PM Z
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I would be eggstatic if I could say that it was my idea, but that would not
be eggsactly correct—someone else on the list must have made this suggestion.

Mark Nelson

In a message dated 6/16/04 2:12:12 PM, writes:

> I've just built 2 vertical tanks for coating the albumen and silver nitrate.
> I'm going to try using I think it was mark nelson's idea of dry mounting 2
> sheets of paper (I use strathmore drawing 500 plate) with thin strips of
> mounting tissue around the edges and then dunking the combined sheets in the
> vertical tanks I've built. My tanks are 12x13x1/4" in size and hold about
> 600ml of solution. I use kaolin to get rid of the organic stuff out of my
> nitrate solution and use replenishment (but i'm not quite at the full on
> titration check stuff). If the tanks work out well, I'm going to build
> bigger versions for larger sized paper.
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