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by Nicto
Thu Oct 01, 2015 10:07 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Small portable present idea?
Replies: 1
Views: 1183

Small portable present idea?

Bit of a random one: I have a friend at work who is about to go off traveling for a few months to Asia and elsewhere. He's very keen on all things relating to astronomy and space: just wondering if anyone has ideas for a small leaving present we can get him? It would need to be small and portable, p...
by Nicto
Mon Sep 14, 2015 4:20 pm
Forum: Absolute beginners
Topic: Instruction manual
Replies: 4
Views: 3716

Re: Instruction manual

Thanks Brian, that is very useful. Will give it a goo and get back to you when I need more guidance!
by Nicto
Sun Sep 13, 2015 7:41 pm
Forum: Absolute beginners
Topic: Instruction manual
Replies: 4
Views: 3716

Re: Instruction manual

Thanks for this Brian, it's v helpful. I suspect a few other pieces are also missing; there also seems to be a hole in the casing of the join between the eyepiece support and the main body of the telescope, which may actually let light into the main body of the telescope. Which, even I as a complete...
by Nicto
Sat Sep 05, 2015 4:53 pm
Forum: Absolute beginners
Topic: Instruction manual
Replies: 4
Views: 3716

Instruction manual

Hello -- my dad was given a Jessops 900114 telescope a few years back that he took out the box but then never used. It's now been passed down to his seven-year old granddaughter, who's expressed some interest. I've managed to assemble it but suspect we are missing a couple of parts, including a lens...