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Curved Vane Spider

Started by Bob Chester, 07/24/2002 10:25PM
Posted 07/24/2002 10:25PM Opening Post
Is anyone making a 180* curved vane spider as described in ATM Journal issue #11? Novak makes a curved spider but it doesn't curve the full 180*. Any sourses or ideas?

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Posted 08/01/2002 11:04AM #1
What kind of diffraction pattern can one expect to see with a curved vane?