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Re: Help!!! Focusing Problem

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Posted by Jim Adkins/">Jim Adkins on February 23, 2000 04:41:12 UTC

: I just built my first telescope and I'm having a focusing problem. : The telescope will focus on something about 20 feet away but won't : focus on anything further than that. It has a 6" f/5 : mirror, 1.3" secondary. The tube is 8" diameter. The mirrors : are spaced 24" apart. The focuser is Orion's cheapee : for the 1.25" eyepieces. What did I do wrong? Any help will : be very much appreciated.

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