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Hex Tiles

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Product Name Price Qty
Hex Tiles - 4" tool
Hex Tiles - 6" tool
Hex Tiles - 8" tool
Hex Tiles - Full Sheet

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1 inch unglazed porcelain hex tiles. You can buy them in full sheets or in small quantities that will give you enough to make your tile tool.

Hex Tiles

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Hex tiles are used to make a tile tool for grinding your telescope mirror. They create a channeled tool that works faster and uses abrasives more efficiently than using a regular glass tool. Channel tools are much cheaper than using a second glass blank but require a little work to make them.

  • 4" tool - approx. 18 individual tiles
  • 6" tool - approx. 35 individual tiles
  •  8" tool - approx. 60 individual tiles
  •  Full Sheet - 10.25" x 11.75" on mesh

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