Building your own Telescope

Hi everybody, and today is all about making your own reflecting telescope.  I’m sure that a lot of you have heard of this before but never have actually attempted it.  I have found a website where plate glass mirror blanks are very inexpensive.  I am about to start to make my own 4 inch f-12 reflecting telescope.  If anybody is interested in maybe starting a telescope making club, you are more than welcome to share your ideas with me on the comments or you can email me at .   I will try to reply to you as soon as possible, which will probabily be no more than a day’s wait because I am on summer vacation and have a lot of time on my hands.

The website is



Another good website is one that tells you about a really good mounting if you are interested.

It is

Happy  grinding!


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