A resource for the amateur telescope maker

Mirror Testing

Unique Optical Designs

Equatorial platforms

Solar Projection

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Ed Jones : Ed Jones is a “semi-retired” Optician having worked 26 years at U.S. Precision Lens in Cincinnati doing prototyping and R&D and he holds several patents in optics and trade secrets at Precision Lens.  Ed is a long time telescope maker and has had many articles in Sky & Telescope and other magazines.   Currently is doing part time optical work at Greenlight Optics in Blue Ash Ohio.