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#21 Tas

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Posted 21 October 2015 - 06:40

Tas, do you recall how many drops of which percentage solution you added to 54th Massachusetts?

 

Yep.

 

10ml of neat 54th

4ml of 0.5 Photo Flo mix

2ml water

 

I was sceptical as I'd tried, so many times, to make my 54th ( I know others have never had an issue ) work.

Flows like a dream and no hard starts now. Granted it's a little lighter in colour but no biggy.



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#22 Bobje

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Posted 21 October 2015 - 15:25

54th Massachusetts, neat -- love it. Thank you.


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Posted 21 October 2015 - 15:33

Back on the subject of color modification, I added a half mil of Quink Black to a girly pink Varsity and got a very nice maroon.  Wasn't my original idea; I stole it from another FPN denizen.


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