National Geographic Deluxe Telescope/Microscope Set.

This makes for a very short, compact scope, and theoretiy for easy collimation via that secondary mirror (I haven’t tried that yet).

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The Celestron Travel Scope 70 turned me on to the joys of refractors back in 2012, which led to the C102, which led to the C80ED, which got me firmly hooked on low-power, widefield scanning, which led to this.

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I’ve been interested in this scope since late 2014.

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And you actually do need all of it, because there is another Bresser Messier AR102S that is a completely different scope. The AR102S Comet Edition is an f/4.5 rich-field scope.

National geographic 50mm astronomical telescope instruction manual:

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