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Mirror Kits

How to Build a Newtonian Telescope

Mirror Blanks 

Grinding Tools 

Dobsonian Mirrors

Low expansion Blanks

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Parabolic Mirrors

Low Expansion Borosilicate Mirrors  

Finished Mirrors

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Nebula Filters

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Complete Telescopes    NEW !

 

MIRROR KITS

 

All our Mirror Kits contain:

1. Mirror Blank.

2. Chance-Pilkingtons Float Glass Grinding Tool, with fine ground edges.

3. Special Optical Polishing Pitch and finest quality grinding and smoothing powders.

4. Top quality Cerium Oxide Polishing powder.

 

Mirror size

Grinding Tool

Price £

Post & Packing £

100mm

YES

£36.05

£20.56

150mm

YES

£46.63

£20.56

200mm

YES

71.30

£20.56

250mm

YES

89.04

£20.56

 

 

HOW TO BUILD A ‘NEWTONIAN’ TELESCOPE

This booklet is written by one of our Optical Engineers.

It contains many useful details on how to grind, polish and paraboloid your own mirror.

It also deals with the testing and alignment, and offers valuable information to both experienced and inexperienced.

Booklet price          £3.24 each

Postage           £1.40

 

 

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