It works Peter, but can lead to rust in the can, a rough finish to the top
skin of the ink which eventually forms, and so another messy business. I
stick to the Mylar disc now, a material the old-timers never had, but
sometimes find skinning under the disc. But at least it's clean and smooth
skinning, easily lifted and replaced.
36 Bow Street
Oldham OL1 1SJ England
On 14/4/11 16:39, "Peter Fraterdeus" <peterf@...> wrote:
> I also read about old-timers who actually put water in the can. I haven't
> tried it yet, but it seems like it could work!