How do I pre-flash film for use with fluorography?
Shiao.Wang at usm.edu
Thu Aug 27 17:30:26 EST 1998
> I'm trying to use Amersham's, Amplify fluorography reagent.
> The instructions say I must pre-flash my film before exposing it to my
> gel. How is this done? Do I need special film? I have Fuji RX x-ray
> film. Thanks in advance for any info you may have.
Scott, I used a regular camera flash approximately 5 ft away from the
film. The one I used had a red button that allowed one to trip the flash
manually. The film I used was Kodak X-Omat. The film was help
perpendicular to the flash with a elephant clip tied to a ring stand.
Shiao Y. Wang
Department of Biological Sciences
University of Southern Mississippi
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