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For the 2016 Hackaday Prize, I've decided to incorporate this project into a much larger set of projects that altogether I call my Lego Optics Lab. The following are all the various parts an projects that are included:

This project (the one you're looking at right now), of course.

Lego Optics Lab: Beam Splitter

This is how I built a simple mirror or filter mount out of Lego. The mount can then be attached to a pan and/or tilt mechanism.

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Also see my previous article to see how I built a large lens holder for my Lego optics lab.

Parts needed

1 Plate 2 X 8
2 Technic Beams 1 X 2
2 Arm section with pin and two fingers

Here’s how I built my Lego mirror/filter holder:

Lego Optics Lab Parts Next Article: Panoramic Mount