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Help My wife has the Bushnell 3 reflector telescpe. We have it together but when we look through it we only see the outside edge of what we are looking at. The center seems to be blocked. Can you help? Thanks, John

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  • amateur01112 Jan 24, 2009

    We just bought our Bushnell 3" Reflector Telescope and we are having problems focusing. Could it be the lens?

  • Steve Dirr May 11, 2010

    Are you using an eyepiece?

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You are not in focus--- during the day try to focus on a distant object at least 100 yards away-- using the lowest magnification eyepiece, this is the one with the largest number written on it. DO NOT use the barlow which multiplies the magnification by 2 times!

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