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Re: Re: Wood Telescope Tubes

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Posted by Mike Thiel on November 18, 2000 22:46:15 UTC

Hello, What about plywood tube? It is vey strong, light, dimensionally stable. It can be waterproofed. It also has a beautiful appearence, it can be made in any real wood veener or laminate.
Is made in 1" to 18" diameter. I can probably supply you with some defective tubes at a very good price. Tubes that have a bad end out of an eight foot section.
Mike
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