The 16" mirror will be resumed in its grinding stage from the 11th of April until the 19th of april as of now.
there will be two sessions of grinding each day, i.e; two Shifts.
it will be as follows.
10:00 AM to 1:00pm
2:00pm to 5pm.
this will be @ 6hrs/day, and a total of 54hrs work.
at this rate, we should be able to complete atleast until 220grade grinding.
Any person, regardless of any Experience in telescope making/astronomy, who would like to contribute to th project Please do come up.
this time i have put up the schedule very well in advance, so ppls, please make it to the sessions and see that you will have a 16" telescope to use this winter season...
i wouls preferably take in as many as possible, so that we can keep rotating hands.
as of today, there is an update.:
Pramod, and his friend,, two new members who attended the meet up today, are going to be grinding tomorrow, from 2:00 pm to 5:00pm.