This is a Criterion RV-6 6 inch Newtonian reflector telescope. It was given to me by a friend who bought it new in 1977. When I got it, it had a hole in the tube from falling over and the focuser was completely stuck. I've fixed the tube, painted it blue (so as to not reflect as much light), replaced the focuser and have it pretty much working at this point. I still need, however, to get the motor on it working correctly and the main mirror needs to be recoated. But, at this point it's usable.
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