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We have a refractor AZ2 holder (the only name we have.) No manual, several lenes, but how to put them together??? The lenses are SR4mm, H12.5mm, 1.5X erecting eyepiece & 3X Barlow Lens. Hope you can help. David Robson. davidrossrobson@live.co.uk

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The 3 x barlow will be useless for this small telescope.

Put the 1.5 x erecting PRISM into the telescope and then put the eyepiece with the largest number written on it into the erecting prism. This is your lowest magnification.

Take the scope outside during the daytime and practice focusing on a distant object. Turn the focuser knobs slowly until the object comes into sharp focus.

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