[Alt-photo] Re: GUM - Wash paper after hardening
luciano at lucianoteghillo.com
Wed Dec 18 16:06:54 UTC 2013
Thanks. I do a separate path and use 60ml 37% formalin in 4 liters of water.
Seems like I could use less formalin. What do you think?
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No need to wash after formalin hardening. Formalin evaporates readily.
Could be different for other kinds of hardeners...
P.S. Mind that I use very little formalin, 0.5ml per 100ml 3% gelatin
2013/12/18 Luciano Teghillo <luciano at lucianoteghillo.com>
> Hello All,
> I have one more doubt about paper preparation.
> After the gelatin sized paper has been hardened with formalin and
> dried, should I wash the paper in water (probably running water)?
> PS. the Fabriano soft-pressed has been shipped and should be here
> Hope to have some news soon.
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