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        Mirror Sag vs. Mounting Method - Part 1 by James Mulherin
        Bath Interferometer Presentation by David Rowe
        Another Comparison of Real Foucault Images of a Telescope Mirror and Simulated Foucault from Interferometric Data by Dale Eason
        10 Inch Yolo Telescope at Vista Diablo Observatory by Jack Borde
        Comparison of Real Foucault Images of a Telescope Mirror and Simulated Foucault from Interferometric Data by Dale Eason
        Quantifying Surface Features visible in a Foucault image by Dale Eason
        Foam Pad and flat plate support of thin mirrors in ATM telescopes by Dale Eason
        Analysis of David Daviss ultra thin 16 x 3/8 F3.5 plate glass slumped mirror by Dale Eason
        The Schiefspiegler (Bulletin A), by Anton Kutter by Mark Holm
        Milligan Iterferometry by Steve Koehler
        Pitch Hardness Comparison: Acculap Synthetic vs. Gugolz by Eric Shrader
        Plop Optimized Mirror Cells by Mark Holm
        Three Dobsonian Telescopes by Ron Muir
        Round Robin Mirror Test Interferometery, High Resolution Robo, and Manual Foucault Comparison by Dale Eason
        Plop Setup Files by Mark Holm
        Round Robin Mirror Testing by Scott Rychnovsky
        Parabola Geometry by Matt Brown
        Instructions for Installing Velvet by Jim Fly
        Scope Calculator by Jim Fly
        Eye of Newt by Michael McAvoy
        Star Test Simulator for Windows by David Lewis
        Are Diamonds an ATM's Best Friend? by Ed Jones
        Many articles by Tom Krajci by Tom Krajci
        Whyalla Group Mirror O Matic Page by John Murray
        Interferometric Testing Using a Modified Offner Null by Ed Jones
        Building a PVC Focuser by Bruce Holbrook
        "FrontSix" Windows front end to Sixtests for multiple Foucault results by Mark Holm
        Windows program to lay out mirror cell parts by Mark Holm
        Spherometry by Ed Jones
        A Home-grown Foundry by Jim Sapp
        Making Worm Wheels on the Lathe by Jim Sapp
        Using a Dividing Head by Jim Sapp
        Beating the Seeing by Alan MacRobert
        Four Infamous Telescope Myths by Gary Seronik
        Dealing with Dew by Alan MacRobert
        Caring for Optics by Alan MacRobert
        Homemade Anti-dew Heater by Richard Snow
        Making Dew Heaters by Mark Kaye
        La conception du systeme d'entrainement d'un telescope by Serge Bertorello
        Fabriquez un coronographe by Serge Bertorello
        Les correcteurs de champ by Serge Bertorello
        Le miroir plan d'un telescope de Newton by Serge Bertorello
        Spherometer Design by Dan Chaffee
        Windows Program to Calculate and Print Inverse Ronchi (Mobsby) Gratings for the Mobsby Null Test by Mark Holm
        Dual Axis Stepper Drive for Equatorial Mounts by David Rowe
        Windows Program to Calculate and Print Couder Masks, uses Carlin's formulas by Mark Holm
        Oslo Optimization Part 4: Slider Wheels - Maksutov Newtonian by Steve Fejes
        Oslo Optimization Part 3: Apochromatic Triplet Design by Steve Fejes
        Oslo Optimization Part 2: Refractor Doublet by Steve Fejes
        Oslo Optimization Part 1: Maksutov Cassegrain by Steve Fejes
        OSLO data entry Catalog Lens by Steve Fejes
        OSLO data entry part 2: reflectors by Steve Fejes
        OSLO data entry part 1: Refractors by Steve Fejes
        How to evaluate an optical design Using Oslo by Steve Fejes
        Introduction to OSLO optical design software by Steve Fejes
        The Winburn Channeled Hex Tile Tool by David Harbour
        RonchiEstimates by Peter Smith
        RonchiZ by Peter Smith
        An Easy to Make, Single-piece Crayford-type Focuser by Jim Sapp
        An Alternative Primary Baffle Mounting for Cassegrain Telescope by Jim Sapp
        Lens Glue by Jim Sapp
        ATM Swap 'n' Shop Email List Archives by Ken Lowther
        Fiber Glass Tube How To by Stan Kohut
        Eluration of Grits Spreadsheet by Hugues Laroche
        Visual Sensitivity by Mark Holm
        Shearing interferometer by Peter Smith
        Dob Balance Spread sheet by Ken Bertapelle
        "The Yolo Reflector" by Arthur Leonard by Mark Holm
        Mirror of www.GreatPlainsInstruments.com by David Harbour
        Checking a Laser by Doug Kniffen
        Checking for Focuser Tilt by Doug Kniffen
        Circuit Board Layout by David Bevel
        Pic Based Digital Setting Circle Project by David Ek
        Dew Heater Compensating Circuit by Don Clement
        Etching Circuit Boards by Dominic-Luc Webb
        UK Resource List by Francis Milsom
        Construisez votre variateur pour moteur pas pas by Serge Bertorello
        How to Build a Dobsonian Telescope by San Francisco Sidewalk Astronomers
        Barn Door Tracker by Robert Duval
        "Tex" Foucault Data Reduction by Mike Lindner
        The "Next Step" Computerized Dobsonian tracking and Control by Mel Bartels
        "Brown's Mount" by Mark Kaye
        "Sixtests" Foucault Data Reduction by Jim Burrows
        Poncet platform by Force 5
        Resource List by Bob Lombardi
        Why on earth would I make a telescope? by Frank Ward
        A Brief History of Telescope Making by Frank Ward
        Ronchi Program by Gert Jan Verhoog
        Ray Trace Email List Archives by Ken Lowther
        Optical Formulae for ATMs by Massimo Tasso
        Book List by Bob P. Sumitro
        Zemax Eyepiece Designs File by Peter Smith
        Cassegrain Null Test design by Peter Smith
        Fluid Null Test design by Peter Smith
        Designing and calculating Couder screens for Foucault Testing by Nils Olof Carlin, Ken Slater
        Cylindrical Bearing Equatorial Platform by Chuck Shaw
        Oslo Lurie-Houghton Example File by Rick Scott
        Corrector Plate Vacuum Pan Spreadsheet by David Rowe
        "Figure" Foucault Data Reduction by David Rowe
        Sagitta program by Jerry Reddell
        A Scope Like Alice by Ronald L. Ravneberg
        Sagitta spreadsheet by Donald Qualls
        Online Sagitta Calculator by Bill Prewitt
        Online Field of View Calculator by Bill Prewitt
        ATM FAQ by Tim Poulson
        Oslo Sample Files by Mike Peck
        Icarus Scope Design by Michael Pankratz
        A Wheelchair Accessible Scope by Bill Milner
        Schmidt Corrector Mathcad Work Sheet by Kevin McCarthy
        "Trace" Design of Correctors for Astrographs and Visual Telescopes by Bob May, Paul Lind
        Mosby Null Testing: Explanation and software by Bob May
        Hindle Sphere Testing by Bob May
        "Guide" Uses a Connectix B&W QuickCam to do Autoguiding of a Telescope by Bob May, Marty Niemi
        Mirror Making How To by Bob May
        Dial Makers (HP Laserjet REQUIRED) Sundial Program/Foucault Zone Generator. by Bob May
        Getting Started Buiding Your Scope by Arjan te Marvelde
        An easy to make Grinding Machine by Ken Lilja
        "Plop" Mirror Cell Design by David Lewis
        Sagitta spreadsheet by Hugues Laroche
        Dob Balancing Spreadsheet by Hugues Laroche
        "Newt" Software for designing Newtonian reflector telescopes by Dale Keller
        Oslo Sample Files by Thomas Janstrom
        Making a Tile Tool by Berthold Hamburger
        "Couder" Foucault Data Reduction by Rick Dunna
        Daisy Gun Sight Modification by Rockett Crawford
        Notes on the Silvering of Mirrors by Michael J. Coslo
        Some thoughts about spiders in Newtonian telescopes by Nils Olof Carlin, Olle Eriksson
        Collimation by Nils Olof Carlin
        More Power to Your Barlow! by Nils Olof Carlin
        TurboCAD, Excel, Lotus Worksheet for Star Laps by Jim Burrows
        Mirror Cell Design by Ken Bertapelle

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