Discussion in 'The Darkroom' started by Artemis, Sep 10, 2004.
I wanna make my own darkroom...is this kit any good?
Click here what do you think?
While I guess it is easier to buy a store bought kit, for this kind of money you could get ten times the darkroom used.
Hmm....do you know a website where I can get used equipment? I found one for a Colour enlarger for £50
thanks...whats the sort of things Ill need and need to look for? could I have a list?
Here's the basics, I probably forgot something...
enlarger lens (50mm for 35mm film)
4 or 5 trays (big enough for your biggest print)
3 print tongs
4 or 5 one gallon jugs
hypo-clear (for FB paper and film)
RC or FB paper
film dev tank
film dev reels
a dark room
I went to ebay...nothing really on there for the uk, even on ebay.co.uk...you guys know any other sites?
There are tons of enlargers and other stuff on eBay. I went through the "I want to do my own printing!!!" faze a few months ago and browsed around eBay. Then I decided I couldn't find any info (or rather enough) on enlargers and gave up.
Some good enlarger brands are:
There are several more, but these are brands that I have used and found to be very well built.
For enlarging lenses I prefer:
Is that any good? Quick I need answer to know If I need to bid or not
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