[Darkroom] Hello and looking for liquid bromine
clrice at gmail.com
Wed Jun 29 01:13:45 PDT 2011
Well thank you for that, that's probably perfect, and you're likely right about the commercial vendors--I've already been treated like an aspiring criminal by one.
Takes me a bit outside my comfort zone, but why the hell not, eh? I was going to come up against electroplating silver onto copper eventually, anyway.
I'll let you know how it goes (if I survive).
On Jun 29, 2011, at 0:48, Jasmine Strong <jasmine at electronpusher.org> wrote:
> On 29 Jun 2011, at 00:43, Jasmine Strong wrote:
>> On 29 Jun 2011, at 00:39, Christian Rice wrote:
>>> Hi there. I'm working with the mercury daguerreotype process and I'm in need of some Br2, the purer, the better, >99.x%. Water sanitizing stuff (pool/spa tablets and powders) won't do.
>> You can make some by electrolyzing bromine solution sold for pool/spa use. In the quantities you need it's certainly not worth the expense of going through the hazmat training you'd need to have a commercial vendor sell you the stuff.
> Here's a process for extracting the stuff.
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