Our starter set with pre-disolved collodion chemistry saves you time and money! All of the chemistry you need to start making Wet Plate Collodion images is included in one easy to mix kit, with all of the major components pre-disolved and ready to use.
March 2012: B&S Does it again! Our in-house research department has developed this updated kit that makes tintypes, ambrotypes and glass negatives using a single salted collodion and developer!
650 ml Old Work Horse Salted Collodion (coats 60-70 8x10 plates)
1000 ml 10% Silver Nitrate Solution
1000 ml Bostick & Sullivan Wetplate Developer Concentrate
1000 ml B&S Rapid Fix (Makes 4000ml)
25 ml 7% Nitric Acid for Silver Nitrate maintenance
25 ml Amino Silane Glass Bonding Agent
100 grams Calcium Carbonate glass cleaner
250ml Pre-mixed Sandarac Varnish
Comfort Fit Safety Glasses
2x Amber Glass bottles for storing mixed solutions
1x Plastic Bottle for storing Fixer
Alcohol Lamp for warming glass plates, varnishes and solutions
Hydrometer 1.00 - 1.20 for maintaing the silver nitrate bath
100ml Graduated Cylinder, Tempered Glass
pH Testing Strips
Instructions for mixing
Highly flammable substance. Must be shipped via UPS Ground, or FedEx HazMat (very expensive) no shipments to PO Boxes. Additional fees will apply for any expedited or international shipments. Call for a price quote.