ILFORD MULTIGRADE FB CLASSIC is a premium quality, variable contrast, black and white photographic paper on a heavyweight baryta coated, fibre base. It is designed for creative printers wanting neutral image tone, great clarity and a good response to toners.
Versatile and easy to use, this paper creates rich deep blacks and has excellent tonal rendition. MULTIGRADE FB CLASSIC responds well to toning, chemical reduction and retouching techniques, particularly on the glossy surface.
MULTIGRADE FB is also available in Cooltone and Warmtone variants and is compatible with the ILFORD optimum permanence wash sequence.
MULTIGRADE FB CLASSIC is part of the ILFORD MULTIGRADE system and seven full grades of contrast can be achieved when used with ILFORD MULTIGRADE filters. It can be used with most common safelights for black & white darkroom paper such as the ILFORD 902 safelight filter.
Wondering which paper to choose? Read this guide to picking your perfect Black & White paper.
MULTIGRADE FB CLASSIC technical data sheet (51.15 kB)
MULTIGRADE FB CLASSIC leaflet (442.72 kB)
MULTIGRADE FB range information (1.01 MB)
Contrast control for ILFORD MULTIGRADE (283.23 kB)
DEVELOPER DILUTION TIME
MULTIGRADE 1 + 9 1 ½-3min
MULTIGRADE 1 + 14 2-5min
BROMOPHEN 1 + 3 1 ½-3min
PQ UNIVERSAL 1 + 9 1 ½-3min
ILFOSTOP 1 + 19 10 secs
RAPID 1 + 4 1min
HYPAM 1 + 4 1min
Wash in running water 30-45min