Build A Mirror Grinding Machine

Mirror Surface Grinding Machine

Alibabacom offers mirror surface grinding machine products a wide variety of mirror surface grinding machine options are available to you such as local service location key selling points and applicable

Building A Fixed Post Mirror Grinding Machine

Aug 19 re building a fixed post mirror grinding machine post by kanadalainen fri aug 16 517 pm update the aluminum turntable top was ready this

Making A Mirror

Dec 16 grindingpolishing machines work by rotating the bottom piece mirror or tool and letting the top piece freely rotate about its central axis as it desires to do as you watch a machine work the upper piece will rotate at about 12 to 110 the speed of the bottom

Draper Mirror Grinding Machine Nigeria

Grinding machine for large telescope mirrors grinding machine for large telescope mirrors i designed and built a grinding machine for mirrors up to 42 inches 11m in diameter by slipping on and off a couple of belts the machine can quickly be reconfigured for spinning work or for stroking

Joy Of Mirror Making Rough Grinding

Here is a 25 inch 635cm mirror being rough ground followed by a beautiful grinding stand from the delmarva mirror making seminar grinding tools to construct a grinding tool attach unglazed ceramic tiles 1 inch 25cm square to one of these

How I Make Telescope Mirror Blanks

How i make telescope mirror blanks how i make telescope mirror blanks fusing thin disks to make thick slabs this is a fullthickness 8 inch diameter telescope mirror blank that i made myself this web page will show how i did it it only takes a few minutes on the grinding machine i built for the

How To Make Your Own Telescope Mirror

How to make your own telescope mirror fig 1 this is a large piece of glass a woman off craigslist gave me it was 40 x40 and 075 thick its what i decided to use to make the mirror cutting it into smaller sections can be difficult but scoring it with a glass cutter

How I Built An Edge Grinder For Telescope Mirror Blanks

I borrowed a few ideas from the mirroromatic mirror grinding machine particularly how to mount the turntable on top of the pulley anyone building machinery for coldworking glass should have a look at the mom web site and plans there are lots of good ideas there the large wood circle will become the base of the

Mirror Making Machine

I built another mirror grinding machine out of welded angle iron to work on the mirror but never used it in mid the desire to finish the 125 inch mirror hit again this time with a vengeance i had this urge to not only finish that mirror but eventually grind something even

Large Thin Mirror Making

In addition a great deal of money will be saved a finished 24 scope will set you back grinding your own mirror and building the mount yourself will cost you amateurs have made mirrors up to 41 by hand a grinding machine relieves the labor but is not necessary a 24 is the largest you can comfortably do

Telescope Mirror Grinding Machine Products amp Suppliers

Insaco inc lens grinding amp polishing specialized lens generating and polishing equipment allows insaco to manufacture a wide variety of lens in sapphire and other optical materials since insaco has been a precision machining and polishing fabricator of parts from all technical ceramics sapphire glass and quartz we machine these materials to very precise tolerances many times

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 astronomers have been building

Making A Homemade Mirror Grinding Machine

Mar 06 making a homemade mirror grinding machine posted in atm optics and diy forum i want to make a motorized mirror grinder any good info on this i have a couple geared motors low speed high torque one more question will 1 12 shaft size pillow block bearings work good for a homemade eq mount thank you

Build A Mirror Grinding Machine

Mirror grinding machine cloudy nights sep 29 mirror grinding machine posted in atm optics and diy forum i have some interest in building a grinding machine for possible up to an 18 mirror get

Mirror Grinding Machine Construction Log

Mirror grinding machine construction log i started thinking about building my own mirror grinding machine several years ago having been on the atm list now since almost the beginning of it here on the web i had lots of of inspiration reading of others projects and viewing their

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Mirror making machine – welcome to the fanslers i was divorced poorer than a church mouse and could not afford the material to build a mirror grinding

Parabolic Mirror Grinding Machines Products amp Suppliers

Mirrors glass grinding machine for p 5 107b method of producing p 4 84i palladium oxide coated p 6 133a parabolic for solar furdaces 9 211c for refleciingpolarized light p 6 132f silvering p 1 9b advances in fabrication and metrology for optics and large optics proceedings of the meeting san diego ca aug

Fixed Post Mirror Grinder Advice

Nov 01 basically there are two types of grindingpolishing machine the ‘traditional’ type which involves the mirror rotating at a relatively slow speed a few rpm for a big mirror inches with the tool moving across the mirror from side to side at a higher rpm depending on the size of the mirror

Fixed Post Mirror Grinder Advice

Nov 01 hi allweve been having some idle discussions about grinding mirrors here in particular weve been discussing building a fixed post mirror grinding turntable for cutting mirrors up to about a 24inch diameter to spherical its only a pipe dream at the moment but has anyone had experience

Building A Fixed Post Mirror Grinding Machine

Oct 13 hello all im fascinated by those who can grind and figure their own mirrors for reflecting telescopes with the availability of kits to finish beautiful atm dobs from companies like dobstuff the lure of building ones own scope to high tolerances

Mirror Grinding Machine 187 Leonardo Da Vincis Inventions

The mirror or lens grinding machine is a masterpiece of mechanical engineering it has several gears in mesh at all times and also has several variable settings built into it this machine was most likely designed by leonardo while he was either investigating the different ways that light reflected off things or maybe he was planning on

How To Make Your Own Telescope Mirror

While fine grinding make sure you dont move to the next grit until your sure youve gotten all the pits of the previous rougher grit removed after your finished with fine grinding the mirror you will need to make yet another tool this tool is called a pitch

Stellafane Atmmirror Making Myths

With the mirror on top the tool on the bottom and coarse grit in between we start grinding with the mirror overhanging the tool we rub the center of mirror against the edge of the tool and this wears a depression in the center of the mirror the edge of the tool wears down also so that the tool becomes convex a hill in the center and