[pure-silver] Multigrade 1:9 developer vs Dektol 1:2

  • From: Eric Nelson <emanmb@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: pure silver <pure-silver@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 22 Feb 2012 15:00:12 -0800 (PST)

Stopped into Calumet yesterday to get some fixer, developer and paper and there 
was no Kodak chemistry at all. 0

So looking at alternatives I ended up w/Ilford's Multigrade developer which is 
according to the label diluted 1:9.  I'm wondering what folks' experiences are 
w/this developer diluted further as I'm hoping to stretch it's use till I move. 
 1:9 is fairly energetic and results are fine w/Multigrade paper as one might 


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