This scope was damaged in shipment. The metal case broke on the end and the outer flourite lens fractured. The lens cell did not get damaged and the inner lens did not get damaged, but the outer flourite lens is unusable. The focuser, tube, extendable dew shield,& metal objective cover did not get damaged. If you can find an outer flourite lens or replace both of the objective elements with a different 102mm f/8 lens you will have your self a great scope. Made in Japan. Includes the padded metal Stellarview case shown that could be easily patched on its cracked end. Shipping is $50.00 in the U.S.A.
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