Perfect Knurling Every Time

8/1/2015

A Python application for calculating diameters to produce perfect knurls every time....using Conrad's Easy Knurling method.

 

Bino Mount from Wood

4/4/2013

Very sturdy and easy to use bino mount made from scrap ply-wood.

 

AstroLapse

7/25/2012

The making of an Astronomy Time-Lapse controler.

Meteor detection using Radar

5/2/2012

WORK IN PROGRESS - INCOMPLETE!

A experimental set-up for me to learn more about the Radar detection of meteors using the VHF back-scatter technique. All this with a brilliant little USB radio receiver called the Fun Cube Dongle (FCD) made in the UK costing £120.

My appearance on BBC Sky at Night

5/2/2012

A short interview with me by the BBCs Sky at Night TV programm about my newly completed Ritchey Chretien telescope.

M300 Lathe - Single phase conversion

5/2/2012

How I took a standard 3 phase Harrison M300 and converted it to single phase, with the use of a digital invertor. Whilst retaining all the in-built safety features.

RC250F10 In the Making

8/1/2006

The ultimate photovisual scope, sporting 1/8th wave true Richey Chretien optics, all aluminium, carbon & titanium construction, Mounted on a home made computerised equatorial fork mount, or maybe a Yoke? (or GEM??)

FIRST LIGHT!!! Read all about it and see loads of new photos of the completed scope.

Cat Flap

5/10/2011

Checking the microchip catflap works, and if not how to rectify know problems.

Astrono-Timer

8/8/2011

The easiest DSLR long exposure timer on the planet

Astro Photos

12/21/2010

Homegrown 80mmF5 Refractor

12/11/2010

ALT-AZ Mount from an adapted tripod

12/11/2010

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