Not to be confused with Build Your Own Telescope.

The Telescope Assembly Manual is an assembly manual that only appears in the episode "Overbooked."


The book cover has a brown cover and is very thick. The back cover has a picture of a telescope on it.

Role in episode

The manual is used by Mr. Krabs and SpongeBob to assemble Mr. Krabs' telescope.


  • According to SpongeBob, on page 472, section C-17, it says one needs a right-angled motorized hex drill to assemble the telescope.