Old D-76

Discussion in 'B&W: Film, Paper, Chemistry' started by Jeff Kubach, Feb 11, 2009.

  1. Jeff Kubach

    Jeff Kubach Member

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    I mixed up some D-76 (powder 1 gallon) some time ago but can't remember when. There was only a few ozs left but look like root beer in color. Is it any good?

    Jeff
     
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    Probably not, and you could ruin a film testing it.

    If in doubt, throw it out.
     
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    Likely not...root beer color indicates severe oxidation, killer of developer