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Stained Glass Kaleidoscope Kits from Clarity Glass Design

Stained Glass Kaleidoscope Kits from Clarity Glass Design

Clarity Glass Design has been supplying these fun and rewarding stained glass project kits for over 35 years. Here you will find kaleidoscopes of various and sundry types. The kits include the pattern, special kaleidoscope hardware, high quality front-surface mirror (where noted), and instructions -- everything but the stained glass, which allows you to choose precisely the colors and textures you want. The finished items make great gifts! Click the image to see them all.

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Clarity Mini-Scope Kit
Clarity Marblescope Kit
Clarity Marblescope Kit
Clarity Marblescope Kit
Item no: 8273
Clarity Glass Design item: 127
Retail price: $17.10 /each
6 or more $15.39 (10% discount)
12 or more $13.68 (20% discount)
In stock:  8  (units: each)
Available while supplies last.
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The Marblescope Kit from Clarity Glass Design creates a unique pocket sized stained glass kaleidoscope which uses a marble to generate brilliant images. Included are three precut pieces of optical quality aluminized front surface mirror, four marbles, a split-ring marble holder, full size patterns, and instructions. (The stained glass and soldering supplies are NOT included.)

Note: The image shown is from Marblescope with multi-color marble in the image chamber.
Mrs. Maxine "Tiny" Aristotle...
Mrs. Maxine "Tiny" Aristotle...

...of Yucca Flats, Minn. says, "I made up one of your Marblescope Kits last week and I used a gallstone from Big Jake, the third from the last of my ex-husbands. When folks look through the scope they can see a color advertisement for Miller's Lite Beer. I plan another such project soon."

Clarity Kaleidoscope Kit
Clarity Kaleidoscope Kit
Clarity Kaleidoscope Kit
Item no: 8265
Clarity Glass Design item: 125
Retail price: $14.97 /each
6 or more $13.47 (10% discount)
12 or more $11.98 (20% discount)
In stock:  0  (units: each)
No longer available.
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This stained glass Kaleidoscope Kit offers all patterns, instructions, and hardware necessary to make a 10" kaleidoscope from stained glass. The hardware packet includes an axle assembly, a set of brass legs, and felt foot pads. You must supply the mirror and the opalescent glass. This is a very popular item to sell at flea markets and similar informal places of commerce. The next time you happen to be in the vicinity of one of these events, check out this year's going price for kaleidoscopes.
W-D Stained Glass Kaleidoscope Fun Pack
W-D Stained Glass Kaleidoscope Fun Pack
Item no: 0586
Whittemore-Durgin item: 0586
Retail price: $31.06
No longer available.
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How many times have you wanted to do a stained glass project but didn't start because it seemed too complicated and time consuming? Here is a quick way to get into a project and get it done with time to spare. Fun packs have everything you need to complete the project. The primary project piece, the pattern and the glass (in uncut sheets). You use your own tools, solder and foil of course, but there is nothing else to buy.

Contains all of the hardware, the uncut mirror, uncut glass, and pattern.

Clarity Aeroscope Kit
Clarity Aeroscope Kit Refill
Clarity Aeroscope Kit Refill
Item no: 8266R
Clarity Glass Design item: 148
Retail price: $27.32 /each
6 or more $24.59 (10% discount)
12 or more $21.86 (20% discount)
In stock:  0  (units: each)
No longer available.
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This is Aeroscope Kit minus the pattern and instructions; to wit: 3 pieces of Front Surface Mirror, 8 brass struts, 8 felt pads, 2 wooden wheels, flat brass strip, brass axle, various eyelets, and brass ball.

Clarity Lost Planet Kaleidoscope Kit
Clarity Lost Planet Kaleidoscope Kit
Clarity Lost Planet Kaleidoscope Kit
Item no: 8291
Clarity Glass Design item: 208
Retail price: $31.76 /each
6 or more $28.58 (10% discount)
12 or more $25.41 (20% discount)
In stock:  0  (units: each)
Expected soon:30(units: each)
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This cleverly designed affair uses a tapered mirror system to create the optical illusion of a three-dimensional sphere suspended against a black background, like a planet lost in space. Or like something your Old Uncle Charlie used to see from time to time. The finished scope measures 8-1/2" long. The kit contains three pieces of tapered front-surface mirror two Little Oil Wands, and other hardware, plus pattern and instructions. No glass (other than mirrors) is included.
Clarity Lost Planet Kaleidoscope Planet Refill Kit
Clarity Lost Planet Kaleidoscope Planet Refill Kit
Item no: 8291R
Clarity Glass Design item: 209
Retail price: $28.90 /each
6 or more $26.01 (10% discount)
12 or more $23.12 (20% discount)
In stock:  7  (units: each)
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Contains all the pieces included in the Clarity Lost Planet Kaleidoscope Kit, minus the pattern and instructions. The kit contains three pieces of tapered front-surface mirror, two Little Oil Wands, and other hardware.

Clarity Flowerscope Kit
Clarity Flowerscope Kit
Clarity Flowerscope Kit
Item no: 8274
Clarity Glass Design item: 186
Retail price: $21.92 /each
6 or more $19.73 (10% discount)
12 or more $17.54 (20% discount)
In stock:  4  (units: each)
Available while supplies last.
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The flowerscope kit is based on the recent popularity of pressed flowers. But instead of your having to run around out in the back field yanking flowers out of their native habitat, Mrs. Clarity has done the work for you. (Actually, it was some kids uptown. Uptown Shanghai, that is.)

The kit consists of four lamination wheels, pressed flowers, front surface mirror, hardware, patterns and instructions with illustrations.
Clarity Kaleidocopter Kit
Clarity Kaleidocopter Kit
Clarity Kaleidocopter Kit
Item no: 8267
Clarity Glass Design item: 211
Retail price: $26.90 /each
6 or more $24.21 (10% discount)
12 or more $21.52 (20% discount)
In stock:  6  (units: each)
Available while supplies last.
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If you peek into where the exhaust pipe ought to be you will be treated to a fairly pleasing sight. An angled mirror reflects the light coming down through the rotor blades through the optical system which involves several front surface mirrors and things. The kit includes mirrors, brass stuff, neoprene stuff, wire things, patterns and instructions. The glass is not included, and there is where your natural artistic ability will be sure to come to the fore, when you select just the proper kinds for each part of your Kaleidocopter.
Clarity Kaleidocopter Kit Refill
Clarity Kaleidocopter Kit Refill
Item no: 8267R
Clarity Glass Design item: 212
Retail price: $23.36 /each
6 or more $21.02 (10% discount)
12 or more $18.69 (20% discount)
In stock:  13  (units: each)
Available while supplies last.
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Contains all the parts in a Clarity Kaleidocopter Kit -- front surface mirror, a trapezoidal mirror, brass rods, axle assembly, mounting eyelets, etc. -- minus the pattern and instructions.