homemade mirror grinding machine

homemade mirror grinding machine

Knifemaking - Gil Hibben

If you would like to see Gil Hibben demonstrate the whole blade grinding process ... Mirror polishing is a long, hard process using a series of buffers equipped with ... Many knifemakers will not polish blades with buffing machines because it...

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Mirror grinding machine | Hackaday

Sep 26, 2006 ... Instead of lapping the blank by hand, Laurie Hall built this mirror grinding machine from scratch. His site has notes covering his mirror creation...

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ATM (Amateur Telescope Making) Links - SAAO

Nov 6, 2003 ... Sites uncluding Mirror Grinding ... PC mouse programming information · Majosoft''s Hobby Site - Lots of info on making an Engraving Machine.

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Large Thin Mirror Making - Mel Bartels and BBAstroDesigns

A grinding machine relieves the labor, but is not necessary. .... examples of best commercial telescopes (Zeiss,AP,Tak etc) Best examples of homemade optics.

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Making Lenses - Photo.net photo.net Forum

Personally I would find grinding a lens/mirror to be boring,- but then what ... or buying (surplus) a motorized grinding machine and one of the better optical ..... Homemade soft focus single element portrait lenses with elegant...

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J-H Proty Wu''s "Amateur Telescope Maker (ATM)" page

Jan 4, 2002 ... Now I am a professional astronomer, as well as an ATM, making my own telescopes starting from the mirror grinding. To me, making telescopes...

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Telescope Mirror Making - Fort Worth Astronomical Society

Feb 10, 2015 ... ... some club members have homemade telescopes with homemade mirrors. ... It would seem logical that high-tech machines could produce a ... First, get a grinding stone and chamfer a 1/8-inch bevel in the mirror and tool.

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Mirror making:

NOW HOW DO WE GRIND THE MIRROR - and how do we figure out how to get the .... When lenses and mirrors are made by machine, this variation has to be...

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Kreigh''s Homemade Lapidary Equipment - Tomaszewski.net

Kreigh Tomaszewski''s Homemade Lapidary Equipment. ... I''ve personally seen Jim Perkins'' machine work, and the plans are clean. ..... If you do lapidary, you can learn a lot by finding out how astronomers grind mirrors, make lenses, flats, and...

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Telescope Making - Wikibooks, open books for an open world

I will grind and polish a shorter focal length mirror and a longer focal length ..... Even if you cannot find the mirror in an old photocopy machine, the flat glass on...

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10Inch Ritchey Chretien Cassegrain ATM Project

Grinding of the secondary mirrors stared at 80grit even before the primary was ... He is loading the machine with pieces of aluminum wire and silicon oxide for...

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Stellafane ATM:Mirror Making Myths

You need no special tools whatsoever to grind the mirror. ... the best and least expensive ways to get an accurate surface on a mirror - most machines just can''t hold the tolerances necessary, ... Homemade Mirrors are of Inferior Optical Quality.

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Large Homemade Telescope Making Project - Sites - Google

How to make a large homemade telescope, including grinding polishing, and testing the homemade telescope mirror. Lots of photos and guidance on telescope...

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Constructing grinding and polishing machines

Constructing grinding and polishing machines John R. Nichol and John Wall The ... Introduction Mirror or lens grinding by hand can be a labour of love: great fun...

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Lens & Mirror Making • Best lenses and mirrors are both made by ...

... grit between). • Grinding compound will make tool convex, mirror concave ... Grinding machines designed to create exact same pattern. • Can adjust stroke...

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SkyBadger - Mirror Grinding Machine

I have a Mirror-o-maticmirror making machine that I swapped with MikeMS for a ... The grinding machine had been built to the design of the mirror-o-matic design...

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A homemade Maksutov

Feb 16, 2004 ... Grinding the primary mirror to the required radius of curvature was a breeze .... When most of the machine work had been completed, the scope...

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Home Tri-Dob v2.0 TriDob CAD TriDob v1.0 Copyscopes Foucault ...

Home; Tri-Dob v2.0; TriDob CAD; TriDob v1.0; Copyscopes; Foucault; Laser Collimator; 6 inch Dob; Crayfords; 4.5 inch Dob; Binoc Mounts; Grinding Tables.

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Jan van Gastel - Astronomy and ATM linkspage

How to use a polishing machine: basic principles (Zambuto method from halfway the page) · Martin Cibulski: Mirror ... Bob May: ''Making a Dental Stone Tool'' method of grinding of a mirror .... Steve Bedair: Homemade Crayford Style Focuser

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Homemade Rock Sifter - HomemadeTools.net

Homemade rock sifter constructed from lumber, wood boards, metal screen, and wood boards. ... Mirror Grinding Machine by James Crombie. tags: grinding.

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Canopus Article - ScopeX

There was a superb mirror-grinding machine designed and built by Johann Swanepoel. Johann amazed onlookers with a demonstration of how easy it is to...

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How To Build a Solar Generator - MIT Technology Review

Jul 14, 2006 ... ... grinder, sewing machine, refrigeration compressor, and, to power those very few things that are truly electric in nature, an electric generator.

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Wooden Telescope Part 1: The Mirror - Instructables

A telescope mirror requires an extreme surface precision. ... Some amateurs actually use grinding machines to cut most of the grinding and polishing time.

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Grinding, Mirror and Tables on Pinterest

Fixed Post Mirror Grinding Table - designed with 123D Design. Save Learn more .... Telescope Making ProjectTelescope Mirror MakingHomemade AmateurAmateur .... Rough Grinding a 20" Quartz Telescope Mirror on the Fixed-Post Machine...

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Telescope Making Links - Designs and Techniques | STAR Astronomy

Eyepieces Astronomy Boy: Homemade Eyepieces ... Guitar Machine Head Spider Tensioners ... Astronomy, telescope making ,mirror grinding and testing

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

Mirror-O-Matic grinding machine ... The M-o-M is a marvellous machine due to its simplicity and yet refined design. It is extremely flexible accommodating mirror...

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Astro-Tel - Mirror grinding machine

MIRROR GRINDING MACHINE. I made my first mirror grinding and polishing machine over thirty years ago. It used the working principle of the machine...

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mirror grinder page

I started thinking about building my own mirror grinding machine several years ago. ... About the same time we scrapped a DoAll lapping machine at work.

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Mirror grinding - Scopemaking.net

telescope making, mirror grinding, homemade tripod, eyepieces, astronomy.

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Making my own fixed post mirror grinding/polishing machine - ATM ...

Hey guys. I''m thinking of making my own fixed post mirror grinding/polishing and curve generating machine. I''ve got loads of questions...

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Small grinding machine

This machine has the capacity to grind and polish up to 13" mirrors, maybe even 14". ... The motor/reducer is shown below hooked up to my homemade speed...

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Grinding/Polishing and figuring a 14” f/3.85 Telescope Mirror

Furthermore I decided that I would like to grind and polish the mirror myself. There are several benefits to do ... is sourcing the glass blank and various grinding powders required. Mirror making is ..... Good thread on homemade Spherometers.

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Jeff Duntemann''s Junkbox Telescope Gallery - Copperwood Press

The optics can be purchased ready-made; grinding your own mirrors is mostly ... but a very short section of 2" pipe drilled and tapped for a 1/4-20 machine screw...

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Mirror Grinding Machine

telescope mirror grinding machine based on Dennis Rech''s M-o-M 20.

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How telescope is made - material, manufacture, making, history ...

Telescopes vary in size and sophistication from homemade spyglasses built ... The reflective coating for telescope mirrors is usually made from aluminum, ... This is necessary so that the grinding machine can grind them all in the same way.

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Knifemaking - Gil Hibben

If you would like to see Gil Hibben demonstrate the whole blade grinding process ... Mirror polishing is a long, hard process using a series of buffers equipped with ... Many knifemakers will not polish blades with buffing machines because it...

Get Price

Mirror grinding machine | Hackaday

Sep 26, 2006 ... Instead of lapping the blank by hand, Laurie Hall built this mirror grinding machine from scratch. His site has notes covering his mirror creation...

Get Price

ATM (Amateur Telescope Making) Links - SAAO

Nov 6, 2003 ... Sites uncluding Mirror Grinding ... PC mouse programming information · Majosoft''s Hobby Site - Lots of info on making an Engraving Machine.

Get Price

Large Thin Mirror Making - Mel Bartels and BBAstroDesigns

A grinding machine relieves the labor, but is not necessary. .... examples of best commercial telescopes (Zeiss,AP,Tak etc) Best examples of homemade optics.

Get Price

Making Lenses - Photo.net photo.net Forum

Personally I would find grinding a lens/mirror to be boring,- but then what ... or buying (surplus) a motorized grinding machine and one of the better optical ..... Homemade soft focus single element portrait lenses with elegant...

Get Price

J-H Proty Wu''s "Amateur Telescope Maker (ATM)" page

Jan 4, 2002 ... Now I am a professional astronomer, as well as an ATM, making my own telescopes starting from the mirror grinding. To me, making telescopes...

Get Price

Telescope Mirror Making - Fort Worth Astronomical Society

Feb 10, 2015 ... ... some club members have homemade telescopes with homemade mirrors. ... It would seem logical that high-tech machines could produce a ... First, get a grinding stone and chamfer a 1/8-inch bevel in the mirror and tool.

Get Price

Mirror making:

NOW HOW DO WE GRIND THE MIRROR - and how do we figure out how to get the .... When lenses and mirrors are made by machine, this variation has to be...

Get Price

Kreigh''s Homemade Lapidary Equipment - Tomaszewski.net

Kreigh Tomaszewski''s Homemade Lapidary Equipment. ... I''ve personally seen Jim Perkins'' machine work, and the plans are clean. ..... If you do lapidary, you can learn a lot by finding out how astronomers grind mirrors, make lenses, flats, and...

Get Price

Telescope Making - Wikibooks, open books for an open world

I will grind and polish a shorter focal length mirror and a longer focal length ..... Even if you cannot find the mirror in an old photocopy machine, the flat glass on...

Get Price

10Inch Ritchey Chretien Cassegrain ATM Project

Grinding of the secondary mirrors stared at 80grit even before the primary was ... He is loading the machine with pieces of aluminum wire and silicon oxide for...

Get Price

Stellafane ATM:Mirror Making Myths

You need no special tools whatsoever to grind the mirror. ... the best and least expensive ways to get an accurate surface on a mirror - most machines just can''t hold the tolerances necessary, ... Homemade Mirrors are of Inferior Optical Quality.

Get Price

Large Homemade Telescope Making Project - Sites - Google

How to make a large homemade telescope, including grinding polishing, and testing the homemade telescope mirror. Lots of photos and guidance on telescope...

Get Price

Constructing grinding and polishing machines

Constructing grinding and polishing machines John R. Nichol and John Wall The ... Introduction Mirror or lens grinding by hand can be a labour of love: great fun...

Get Price

Lens & Mirror Making • Best lenses and mirrors are both made by ...

... grit between). • Grinding compound will make tool convex, mirror concave ... Grinding machines designed to create exact same pattern. • Can adjust stroke...

Get Price

SkyBadger - Mirror Grinding Machine

I have a Mirror-o-maticmirror making machine that I swapped with MikeMS for a ... The grinding machine had been built to the design of the mirror-o-matic design...

Get Price

A homemade Maksutov

Feb 16, 2004 ... Grinding the primary mirror to the required radius of curvature was a breeze .... When most of the machine work had been completed, the scope...

Get Price

Home Tri-Dob v2.0 TriDob CAD TriDob v1.0 Copyscopes Foucault ...

Home; Tri-Dob v2.0; TriDob CAD; TriDob v1.0; Copyscopes; Foucault; Laser Collimator; 6 inch Dob; Crayfords; 4.5 inch Dob; Binoc Mounts; Grinding Tables.

Get Price

Jan van Gastel - Astronomy and ATM linkspage

How to use a polishing machine: basic principles (Zambuto method from halfway the page) · Martin Cibulski: Mirror ... Bob May: ''Making a Dental Stone Tool'' method of grinding of a mirror .... Steve Bedair: Homemade Crayford Style Focuser

Get Price

Homemade Rock Sifter - HomemadeTools.net

Homemade rock sifter constructed from lumber, wood boards, metal screen, and wood boards. ... Mirror Grinding Machine by James Crombie. tags: grinding.

Get Price

Canopus Article - ScopeX

There was a superb mirror-grinding machine designed and built by Johann Swanepoel. Johann amazed onlookers with a demonstration of how easy it is to...

Get Price

How To Build a Solar Generator - MIT Technology Review

Jul 14, 2006 ... ... grinder, sewing machine, refrigeration compressor, and, to power those very few things that are truly electric in nature, an electric generator.

Get Price

Wooden Telescope Part 1: The Mirror - Instructables

A telescope mirror requires an extreme surface precision. ... Some amateurs actually use grinding machines to cut most of the grinding and polishing time.

Get Price

Grinding, Mirror and Tables on Pinterest

Fixed Post Mirror Grinding Table - designed with 123D Design. Save Learn more .... Telescope Making ProjectTelescope Mirror MakingHomemade AmateurAmateur .... Rough Grinding a 20" Quartz Telescope Mirror on the Fixed-Post Machine...

Get Price

Telescope Making Links - Designs and Techniques | STAR Astronomy

Eyepieces Astronomy Boy: Homemade Eyepieces ... Guitar Machine Head Spider Tensioners ... Astronomy, telescope making ,mirror grinding and testing

Get Price

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

Mirror-O-Matic grinding machine ... The M-o-M is a marvellous machine due to its simplicity and yet refined design. It is extremely flexible accommodating mirror...

Get Price

Astro-Tel - Mirror grinding machine

MIRROR GRINDING MACHINE. I made my first mirror grinding and polishing machine over thirty years ago. It used the working principle of the machine...

Get Price

mirror grinder page

I started thinking about building my own mirror grinding machine several years ago. ... About the same time we scrapped a DoAll lapping machine at work.

Get Price

Mirror grinding - Scopemaking.net

telescope making, mirror grinding, homemade tripod, eyepieces, astronomy.

Get Price

Making my own fixed post mirror grinding/polishing machine - ATM ...

Hey guys. I''m thinking of making my own fixed post mirror grinding/polishing and curve generating machine. I''ve got loads of questions...

Get Price

Small grinding machine

This machine has the capacity to grind and polish up to 13" mirrors, maybe even 14". ... The motor/reducer is shown below hooked up to my homemade speed...

Get Price

Grinding/Polishing and figuring a 14” f/3.85 Telescope Mirror

Furthermore I decided that I would like to grind and polish the mirror myself. There are several benefits to do ... is sourcing the glass blank and various grinding powders required. Mirror making is ..... Good thread on homemade Spherometers.

Get Price

Jeff Duntemann''s Junkbox Telescope Gallery - Copperwood Press

The optics can be purchased ready-made; grinding your own mirrors is mostly ... but a very short section of 2" pipe drilled and tapped for a 1/4-20 machine screw...

Get Price

Mirror Grinding Machine

telescope mirror grinding machine based on Dennis Rech''s M-o-M 20.

Get Price

How telescope is made - material, manufacture, making, history ...

Telescopes vary in size and sophistication from homemade spyglasses built ... The reflective coating for telescope mirrors is usually made from aluminum, ... This is necessary so that the grinding machine can grind them all in the same way.

Get Price

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