[Darkroom] Granite Counters
jasmine at electronpusher.org
Fri Feb 5 16:47:55 PST 2010
Wooden countertops with a thick epoxy lacquer. That's what all the
labs I've worked in used.
On Feb 5, 2010, at 4:35 PM, Kelly wrote:
> Hmm, interesting point. What would you recommend?
> On Fri, Feb 5, 2010 at 4:30 PM, Jasmine Strong
> <jasmine at electronpusher.org> wrote:
>> I'd be touchy about granite for a darkroom on the grounds that it can
>> be surprisingly radioactive and that this can fog film over time.
>> On Feb 5, 2010, at 3:46 PM, John Magolske wrote:
>>> * Kelly <hurtstotouchfire at gmail.com> [100205 15:37]:
>>>> Well, just to be clear on our options here, what are our
>>>> for a counter surface? (Ben?) What are our other price options?
>>>> -Stainless steel (also not cheap)
>>>> -Formica (cheapest option--price estimate?)
>>> I've heard soapstone is ideal for chem-lab counter tops (more inert
>>> than granite, etc.). I'm not suggesting we should hold out for that,
>>> but if there happens to be a big slab of it laying around
>>> It's also easy to cut.
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