How to make a small Newtonian Telescope

I take you all the way through the process of making a small newtonian It really isn’t that difficult and with a little bit of know-how and a few parts you can make yourself quite an impressive little telescope in the newtonian style. This is a three part series and in the first part I…

Books on how to make a telescope

Books on telescope Making Making & Enjoying Telescopes: 6 Complete Projects & A Stargazer’s Guide This is a relatively modern book on telescope making (Printed in 1995) and it takes a nice slant on the whole subject by giving you complete details on six different telescope projects ranging from a big dobsonian to a small rich…

How to Make Telescope at Home DIY

To make a Dobsonian telescope, start by researching designs and choosing a mirror size based on your budget and light gathering needs. Sketch a design, prepare a materials list, and cut plywood or MDF pieces for the mirror and rocker boxes. Assemble the boxes, ensuring the mirror box is light-tight, and build a mirror cell…