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3-May-2011, 20:43
This might be stupid but.....

following Michael A Smiths fixer recipe for azo paper.....

Using sodium thiosulfate crystals he says 32 oz by volume to one gallon of water. Is this as simple as 2 lbs of sodium dissolved into one gallon of water?

I was never good at chemistry :)


Vlad Soare
4-May-2011, 01:03
I don't know about volume, but two pounds of crystallized thiosulfate per gallon is right (or 1.3 pounds per gallon if it's anhydrous).