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  • Got Grit

    I think we have a collection of Mirror Making supplies unlike any other website. We accept orders for various sized grit and supplies and will fill those orders ASAP, we try to keep enough stock on hand to fill orders within a week, there are times where it will take longer as we order supplies.

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  • Bright Works, Inc. Polishing and Buffing Kits, Buffing .

    Your motor should be a minimum, 1/4 HP for the 6" kit, 1/2 HP for the 8" kit. Motor RPM's should be 1725 to 3600 on the 6" and 1725 to 1800 on the 8" kit. All the kits have the same quantity of products, just the wheel size is different for the 6" and 8" kits.

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  • Firsthand Discovery - Amateur Astronomy and Telescope .

    Your source for amateur telescope making. We have telescope mirror blanks, kits, and books for the amateur astronomer.

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  • tut44 Making A Mirror Grinding Tool

    Making A Mirror Grinding Tool By Allen Malsburry The average person would never think, "I can make my own telescope." Most amateur astronomers believe, "I can buy a better telescope than I can build." Neither is actually correct. For many decades now, amateur .

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  • Buffing Kits Archives - Zephyr Sales Company

    We have never lost sight of the fact that we have an obligation to all our loyal customers to not only provide the very best metal finishing products available, but .

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  • MIRROR STARTER KITS - NEWPORT GLASS

    MIRROR STARTER KITS. The following are starter kits consisting of items listed elsewhere in this catalog. All the mirror blanks and grinding tools have a .

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  • Beacon Hill Telescopes

    Complete Mirror Kits; These kits offer two disks of Chance Pilkington float glass with fine ground edges. The best quality grinding, smoothing and polishing powders, together with special optical polishing pitch complete the kit. The are available in 6, 8.5 and 10" kits. Glass Disks

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  • Waite Research :: Home

    Waite Research is building Renegade telescopes with premium primary mirrors 10" and up. Our i nnovative telescope design and optics offer exquisite night views of Saturn, Jupiter, and the moon, as well as open clusters, nebulae and galaxies.

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  • Telescope Mirrors, Blanks, Secondaries, Grinding Materials .

    Aluminium oxide grinding powder per kilo 40AUD Tin oxide grinding powder per kilo 30AUD Pumice grinding powder per kilo 30AUD 80 Grade grinding powder per 8" mirror 2AUD 120 " " 2AUD 220 " " 3AUD 320 " " 4AUD 500 " " 6AUD 1000 " " 8AUD 1600 " " 8AUD Cerium Oxide " 8AUD Lap resin kit " 15AUD

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  • Mirror-o-Matic mirror making machine - ATM pages of .

    Mirror-O-Matic grinding machine. When I decided in 2009 after a ten-year break to get into mirror making again, it quickly became clear to me that I would need to construct machine, as hand grinding big mirrors is not something very beneficial for the hands of a musician.

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  • Supplies - home made telescope | Building a Telescope

    Telescope Objective Mirror (1): I looked around, and ending up in an email conversation with Ken Saumure of Peek'r Technologies. Although the cost of his mirrors was more than other places I looked, I liked the service, and ordered through him. Cost: 225 for a six inch mirror at 1/8 wave.

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  • Beacon Hill Telescopes Price List Page

    NB. We do not provide details of mirror grinding and figuring as this is amply covered in several specialist books on the subject. However we do include, with our mirror kits, information detailing the sequence that should be followed from 80-grit, through to Cerium Oxide polishing. Grinding Powders Etc

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  • mirror grinding manufacturers - swimminglessonsdurban

    mirror grinding kit suppliers msenterprises . Jewellery Polishing Machine Pro Max 200w Bench Grinder With, mirror grinding kit suppliers,Sold by Metal Polishing Supplies UK Ltd, Jewellery Polishing Machine. Online Inquiry mirror grinding kit grind and polish telescope mirror at.

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  • NEWPORT GLASS WORKS, LTD. & NEWPORT INDUSTRIAL GLASS, .

    We stock, fabricate from and distribute material made by Hoya Corporation, Ohara Corporation, Schott Glass Technologies, Kopp Glass, Corning, Pilkington and other major glass manufacturers. P.O. BOX 127, 8610 Central Avenue, Stanton, CA 90680 Newport Glass Works, Ltd. Newport Industrial Glass, Inc. Aquatic Optics, Inc.

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  • Telescope-Making-Supplies-vcsm - Scientific Mirrors

    Rough grinding powders for grinding mirrors to the required curve starting with flat (non diamond generated) mirror blank and grinding tool. Three grades of coarse grinding powders are listed below. The table advises the probable amount of each grade of powder needed to grind the mirror sizes listed.

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  • Telescope Mirror Grinding Machine | Products & Suppliers .

    Find Telescope Mirror Grinding Machine related suppliers, manufacturers, products and specifications on GlobalSpec - a trusted source of Telescope Mirror Grinding Machine information.

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  • Large Homemade Telescope Making Project - Google Sites

    Got Grit Supplies inexpensive grinding and polishing materials, as well as thin mirror blanks. Salem Distributing Co. Supplier of mirror grinding and polishing materials, including Microgrit and Gugolz pitch. Newport Glass This site provides kits and materials for making small and large mirrors. Kit .

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  • Scratched Glass Repair,Glass Polishing, Scratch Removal .

    The largest range of DIY and Professional Glass Polishing, Scratch Glass Repair Kits. Windscreen Repair, Plastic, Acrylic and Metal Restoration kits. We ship worldwide.

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  • Joy of Mirror Making: Rough Grinding - BBAstroDesigns

    The center will deepen during the first stage of fine grinding as contact is achieved across the mirror face and fine grinding tool. On larger mirrors, the ring tool may leave the zones part way to the edge a little underground. For these mirrors, as you near the depth, you can alter the strokes to be off-center.

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  • Telescope Mirrors - orionoptics

    Each optical surface is tested up to 29 times as it passes through its many processes of being turned from a blank piece of glass to a highly accurate figured mirror or lens. Below is our selection of Telescope Mirrors available to purchase and a brief description of each grade's qualities.

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  • Mirror blank kit - ATM, Optics and DIY Forum - Cloudy Nights

    Jun 23, 2014 · I purchased my 8" mirror making kit from Newport Glass and it included a Pyrex blank, a plate glass tool, all the grits needed from silicon carbide #80 grit for rough grinding through cerium oxide for polishing and figuring.

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  • Building making homemade telescopes amateur Dobsonian byot .

    1)Build Your Own Telescope Kit This is designed for individuals who wish to construct an 8" Reflecting Telescope including grinding and polishing the main mirror. This kit includes everything needed to construct the telescope except basic hand tools. Information on this kit is outlined on this page below.

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  • Mike's Mirror Making Musings - Lockwood Custom Optics

    1) Near the end of fine grinding, when using 9u or 5u, don't use too much ink for the sharpie test.Opt for a thin line rather than a wide line produced by some permanent markers. The ink itself can affect the contact between the tool and mirror, so keep it to a minimum.

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  • Sources for telescope supplies - Building a Telescope

    A major supplier of blanks and supplies for those considering grinding their own mirrors. Newport's sells educational kits for beginners that include the cost of vacuum coating. To compare to ASM, for example, Newport has 8 inch kits, including vacuum coating and a secondary mirror for 149 US ( 223 Canadian), plus shipping.

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  • Telescope Mirror Grinding Tool | eBay

    Find best value and selection for your Telescope Mirror Grinding Tool search on eBay. World's leading marketplace.

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  • Telescope Mirror Blanks / TelescopeMirrorBlanks.Com .

    Please see the Buy Telescope Mirror Blanks page for low prices on plate glass mirror blanks. If you'd like to buy a complete mirror grinding KIT, with all abrasives and grinding tool included, please see the Buy Telescope Mirror Kits. website for the lowest prices on plate glass telescope mirror grinding kits.

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  • How I built an edge grinder for telescope mirror blanks.

    Rough indeed! Fortunately, the fine edge grinding will clean that up. Before I did any more grinding though, I decided the edge of the glass needed to be bevelled, to prevent chipping. Bevelling is really easy. With the turntable running, I hold my air die-grinder with a diamond wheel in it against the edge of the blank at a 45 degree angle.

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  • Antiquing Mirrors - angelgilding

    We have 4 ways to make an antique mirror (besides leaving it in a damp location for 50 years). Antique the silver as it is forming on the glass. Buy a commercial silver mirror, strip off the paint and distress the silver. Buy an aluminum mirror, strip off the paint and distress the aluminum mirror coating. Apply silver or aluminum leaf to glass.

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  • Light Weight Telescope Mirror Blanks and Lens Blanks .

    Reducing the weight of these large mirrors - sometimes down to one eighth the weight of an equal sized solid mirror -- allows changes to the superstructure for ground-based telescopes, helping to reduce costs and extending functionality. Corning continues to develop and expand the use of this telescope mirror technology.

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  • mirror grinding kit | eBay

    Find great deals on eBay for mirror grinding kit. Shop with confidence.

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