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TELESCOPE MIRROR ALUMINIZING
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Aluminization of Large Telescope Mirrors


Mirror Aluminizing / Re-Aluminizing Service Description Offered with our coating service is a free evaluation of your telescope mirror’s surface figure Removal of Mirror from Telescope. Removal of Mirror from Cell. Aluminizing Preparations at the Mayall. Installation of Mirror and Cell. Collimation and Alignment Re-aluminizing the Primary Mirror of the 74-inch Telescope. During February I was invited to observe, photograph and document the processes involved in re-aluminizing
Aluminization of Large Telescope Mirrors

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ALUMINIZING SERVICE FOR YOUR TELESCOPE SECONDARY MIRROR in Cameras Photo, Binoculars Telescopes, Telescopes | eBay Once the mirror has been aluminized and the tube and mount constructed, the optical system has to be properly aligned before the telescope can be used. Aluminization of the 1.88m Telescope's Primary Mirror The photographs in this collection were taken by members of the Staff of the Observatory during the three days
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How to Build a Telescope ? – IUCAA Site


As mentioned in Chapter 7, it is best to defer the aluminizing until the mirror cell and other tube parts have been completed; then the mirror and diagonal can be Gemini North Telescope 8-meter mirror being aluminized Buy new and used Telescope Mirror products or Telescope Mirror-related ALUMINIZING SERVICE FOR YOUR TELESCOPE PRIMARY MIRROR
How to Build a Telescope ? - IUCAA Site

Telescope Reviews: Mirror recoating aluminizing in the UK


University of Hawaii 2.2-meter telescope Primary mirror aluminization . Next time you are in your bathroom, take a close look at the mirror. If you look carefully This was the first large astronomical telescope mirror to be aluminized (1935) and prior to this time had to be silvered every few months to maintain its reflectivity. A New 20" f/3.5" Fast Mirror on Quartz, Part 1, Measurements (added 05/03/10) Ronchi and Foucault Tests on the 20" f/4.5 Quartz Telescope Mirror (added 04/29/10)
Telescope Reviews: Mirror recoating aluminizing in the UK

Mirror grinding – Telescope making


So now you have your new mirror ground, polished, and figured. Now what does it take to get it aluminized? For many amateur telescope makers in the SF Bay area, the Within a few decades, the reflecting telescope was invented, which used mirrors. of silver coated glass mirrors in 1857, and aluminized mirrors in 1932. The Telescope Mirror Cells: Mirror Cell Quote Page: Personal 32" Telescope: 14 Foot Palomar polisher, drills and a 20" vacuum coating bell jar system for aluminizing mirrors.
Mirror grinding - Telescope making

Telescope Mirror | Used Telescope Equipment


a mirror to us for aluminizing or re-aluminising . PRICING. We offer 5 service levels for the re-aluminisation of existing customer telescope mirrors A liquid mirror telescope, as its name suggests, uses a liquid, not aluminized glass, as its primary mirror. The liquid, usually mercury, is poured into a rotating dish. Applying aluminum to the surface is the last step in mirror building before installing the mirror inside the telescope. The aluminum is applied using evaporation. The
Telescope Mirror | Used Telescope Equipment

Aluminizing Definition. Crossword Dictionary.


2 "The Poor Man's Telescope" 2.1 Mirror making. 2.1.1 Foucault test; 2.1.2 Aluminizing or "silvering" the mirror; 3 Telescope design; 4 See also; 5 References; 6 Telescope making books and As part of our aluminizing service, we will optically test your mirror for free and report the results to you. Telecope Classifieds | Telescope Auctions | Telescope Reviews | The photo at right show an aluminized 4" mirror. The black ring is used for telescope alignment, the apparently mottled surface is the reflection of textured white
Aluminizing Definition. Crossword Dictionary.

DIY Cheap Telescope Mirror | eHow.com


4m Victor Blanco telescope aluminizing procedure This operation is Before the aluminizing chamber (start with the mirror set up on its pedestal in the washing area) This was the culmination of my Amateur Telescope Making obsession :-) Back in 2002 I built this vacuum chamber to coat my home made telescope mirrors with 6:41 Watch Later Error Re-aluminizing the Palomar 200" mirror by palomarskyguy Featured 5:48 Watch Later Error Astronomy – Cleaning a Telescope Mirror
DIY Cheap Telescope Mirror | eHow.com

4m Victor Blanco aluminizing procedure – National Optical


Thanks for your prompt aluminizing service on my telescope mirrors. I finally got around to installing, collimating, and testing them, and while Mirror aluminizing / re -aluminizing order form. Mirror Information. Customer Information. Name: Address: Phone: Email: Customer Signature: Date: Service Description Gemini North Telescope 8-meter mirror being aluminized Before the 1930s, when the vacuum aluminizing technique was developed, the only method. — “aluminizing”
4m Victor Blanco aluminizing procedure - National Optical

telescope mirror aluminising, silvering, coating, realuminising


Hi Simon, Did you find some information on aluminizing telescope mirrors? Matthew Lovell – Ohalloran Hill, sa Australia +++ June, 2005 aluminizing filmed June, 2005 (~150 mb) Telescope mirrors get a lot of use. The 200-inch Hale Telescope at the Palomar Observatory is used on average about Q. How do you move a 9,000 pound mirror around? A. Very carefully. Some pictures of the process of removing a 100 inch diameter telescope mirror for re-aluminizing
telescope mirror aluminising, silvering, coating, realuminising

How to Aluminize Telescope Mirrors | eHow.com


Here are some items you might buy on Ebay auctions: Meade 12.5 F4.8 Telescope Mirror Set – New in Box!US $207.50 (13 Bids) End Date: Monday Dec-21-2009 Cleaning Aluminized Telescope Mirrors . Big mirrors seem to have a fatal attraction to kitchen sinks. Mirrors are much happier on their back on the lawn Hi all, I just had my Celestron C8 Starbright's primary and secondary recoated by Orion Optics UK. They applied their Hilux coatings to which are not far different
How to Aluminize Telescope Mirrors | eHow.com

WIYN Primary Mirror Handling – National Optical Astronomy Observatory


ALUMINIZING SERVICE FOR YOUR TELESCOPE PRIMARY MIRROR in Cameras Photo, Binoculars Telescopes, Telescope Parts Accessories, Telescope Mirrors Prisms | eBay Ask other local astronomers for recommendations for shops that will do it for you. Once the mirror is aluminized it is ready to mount in a telescope. How do you turn a chunk of glass into a telescope mirror, with a surface The finished mirror needs to be aluminized, there are also shipping costs for
WIYN Primary Mirror Handling - National Optical Astronomy Observatory

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