Firstcall RXN Fix Neutral Odourless Fixer, 500ml Softpack

Firstcall RXN Fix Neutral Odourless Fixer, 500ml Softpack

Item: 41168

PH neutral fixer

Delivery: 1-3 Days


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A darkroom worker has two major enemies - dust and oxygen. Although many would say it is dust that constitutes the biggest problem, with budgets under attack, we would consider oxygen and the waste created by out-of-date chemicals as the greater of the two evils.

It is therefore with great pleasure that we announce a brand-new concept in darkroom chemicals. Called 'softpack' this complete range of chemicals remains always fresh due to the flexible type of packing used. Drawing on inspiration from the food industry (and looking like a Capri-Sun drink pack) the carton's technology works by literally squeezing air out as the chemical is used, thereby offering the prospect of a never-ending active life from the liquid if the softpack is used correctly.

Just think of the benefits:
1) At last there's an end to dark brown developer that you left as a beautiful straw colour only two days previously.
2) No more having to cancel processing sessions because your darkroom chemicals are out of date.
3) Never throw away part used chemical bottles ever again.

This new technology has captured our imagination. We are 100% convinced that this is the biggest break-through in darkroom chemical production in the last 25 years so much that we will be selling a complete range of 'softpack' chemicals that will include film and print developers, stop-bath, fixers and toners.

Rollei RXN Fix Neutral is a pH neutral rapid fixer for processing black and white films and photographic papers. However, RXN Fix Neutral is specially designed to make fibre-based papers suitable for archiving. The working solution is virtually odorless. RXN Fix Neutral is a non-hardening fixer. This universal fixer is suitable for tray, tank and machine processing (up to 26°C). Dilution 1 + 4, 1 + 7 and 1 + 9.It ofers acid-free fixing with reduced fixing and washing times plus improved archival stability. Extremely low acidic content means it will not harm the paper base.

The standard dilution is 1+9 and fixing will last 2-3 minutes. A higher concentration of 1+4 will reduce fixing to one minute. Being odourless, it makes for a more pleasant working environment in your darkroom. It also has a pH neutral balance. We recommend it for use in the Rollei Black Magic photo emulsion system. The use of stop bath is recommended to extend the life of the fixer.

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