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Use the duct tape to seal any holes that leak light past the cardboard.

Now point the binocular toward the sun while holding a piece of white cardboard about a foot behind the eyepiece. It will take a little effort to find the sun. Once you do, you can focus the binoculars to bring the sun to a sharp image.

Be careful not to put your hand or anything flammable near the eyepiece! The concentrated sunlight exiting there can cause a nasty burn or set something ablaze!

 
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