Question about Bushnell SkyTour 78-9960 (700 x 60mm) Telescope

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The same problem as the one I've just read about.........

Yes, we got an instruction manual that tells you how to put the telescope together, but we also have never before used a telescope and there are absolutely no instructions for how to work the telescope once it is together.  In fact the other guy that voiced the same complaints as ours, asked about things being upside down - well when putting it together it gave two different directions, one for reflective and one for refractive.  It didn't bother to explain the difference so one might feel somewhat secure in making a choice, but after hearing the other guy's complaint I guess we chose right by picking the refractor style because we are seeing everything right side up instead of upside down.  It would really be nice if perhaps you could recommend a beginners guide to using a telescope since yours is not intended for the beginner!

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  • Anonymous Dec 25, 2007

    Apart from assembly instructions, there is absolutely no information on how to use the telescope.

  • sol726 Dec 17, 2008

    im seeing things up side down too and dont know how to fix the problem. please help

  • mmtester Apr 05, 2009

    can't see anything with any lenses

  • Anonymous Apr 28, 2009

    I have no idea how to put this thing together! I'm tired of messing with it and would like a to see a video to help me, later.

  • aklindsey Apr 28, 2009

    I have no idea how to put this telescope together past the red dot eye lens and I have no previous experience with telescopes.  The instructions are not really clear.



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I have a Bushnell Voyager with Sky Tour 79-9960 (or 9970...not sure which) and I have an instruction manual.
How do I use this telescope?!!! The directions that came with it...leave alot to be desired.

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