Lurie-Houghton Telescope
Lens Grinding

PHOTO: Lens Grinding
This photo shows one of the 10 inch lens blanks being ground to make one of the lenses for the corrector assembly. The grinding machine was made by Mike Spooner, the maker of the lenses and primary mirror for the telescope. This photo was taken by Mike in his shop in Page, Arizona.

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Updated: 26 June 2000