Re: Gum - gelatine sizing or not?

From: Hamish Stewart ^lt;[email protected]>
Date: 10/07/04-12:56:26 PM Z
Message-id: <BD8B4FEA.B5E%hamish.stewart@gumphoto.demon.co.uk>

On 7/10/04 03:05, "Dwayne Sandall" <sandall@shaw.ca> wrote:

> Hi all,
>
> Just a quick check in with you more experienced folk. I have heard
> mixed opinions on gelatin sizing for gum. Curious to hear your
> opinions, or is the need more related to paper choice or pigment
> choice? Or does the size of the finished print have a role as well?
>
> Thanks a ton for your input,
> Dwayne

Dwayne,

I always gelatine size, these days one coat with formalin hardener.

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