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Upside down images on my telescope. Bought used -no manuel. What to do?

OK, I was given a field vision telescope as a gift. model #F700/76. The is a very small operationinstruction manual with it that covers pretty much nothing. Having never had a telescope before, I have no idea why the images I view are upside down. I assume they are not supposed ot be... how does one correct this? Is it missing a lens or am I doing something wrong? HELP! my telescope also shows images upside down.Bought it used, no manuel, what to do?

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In a refractor images are upside down as with most telescopes. You need an image erector to create a normal correct R and L and Up and Down image. It is a lens which goes in front of the eyepiece to give a correct image.

Posted on Jun 02, 2009

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In your telescope kit (I have one as well)there should be 2 long tubes that fits in the eyepiece socket on the telescope. One of these is the erector lense that will flip the images for you. Eben

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