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Old 02-06-2020, 10:28 PM
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Carbon fibre tubing source please

Hi folks, toying with the idea of making a truss tube for my ten inch scope to reduce weight.
Is there anywhere in Aus that sells carbon fibre tubing at a price that makes the conversion affordable.
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I have built a couple of truss tube scopes and yes carbon tubing is available in Australia. I bought mine off of these guys:

http://www.carbonfiber.com.au/category5_1.htm

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Old 02-06-2020, 11:53 PM
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You can talk to Frank Udora at public missiles. https://publicmissiles.com/product/composites
They use offcuts and can match and predrill for you.
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Thanks Glen, thanks Marc, I will check both links out. Cheers
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