Re: alkaline fixer TF-3

From: Ryuji Suzuki ^lt;>
Date: 02/04/05-11:49:23 AM Z
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From: Jack Fulton <>
Subject: Re: alkaline fixer TF-3
Date: Fri, 04 Feb 2005 09:13:37 -0800

> I see that Michael Healy kindly provided the formula. It is sort of
> stinky and some have worried a bit about softer emulsions.

I talked to Bill Troop about why he made fixers that way. He had
something else in mind, but anyway, I don't recommend TF-3.

A perfectly practical nonacid fixing bath can be made by mixing 120g
ammonium thiosulfate (200ml of 60% solution), 15g sodium sulfite, and
5g sodium metabisulfite in water to make one liter. The pH is about

Ryuji Suzuki
"People seldom do what they believe in.  They do what is convenient,
then repent." (Bob Dylan, Brownsville Girl, 1986)
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