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I have heard that you can make lenses for headlamps and other model lamps from the covers used for laboratory slides. I happen to have some and want to know how to go about making some.

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I made one that way. I just place a circle template on the glass and trace it with a diamond point.
The I just snapped off everything that outside the disc. Much to my amazement, it worked.
Maybe just beginners luck.

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have a look out for pocket magnifiers, or for toy-spyglasses. they make nice lenses for the older (box-like) headlights.
 

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I have always used MV Lenses. Many ,many sizes and colors. Available through Walthers online mail order.
 
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