This is a free service where TAAS members can post equipment for sale or trade or post ads to find used equipment. Just send your ad text and a photo to email@example.com. Be sure to include the price and your contact information in the ad.
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For Sale: Meade LXD55, 8-inch Schmidt-Newtonian Telescope
Posted: September 9, 2017
OTA is in very good condition. Focal Ratio=f/4, Focal Length 812mm. Includes 26mm Plossl eyepiece and 9mm eyepiece. The goto mount is not functioning but it can be operated manually.
Contact: Mike A. Salazar
For Sale: Meade LX200 12-inch Telescope Package
Posted: September 7, 2017
The TAAS Telescope Loan Program is offering a 12-inch Meade LX200 telescope system for sale. This telescope was donated to TAAS and has been infrequently used in the Telescope Loan Program. It is in very good condition. Any reasonable offer is welcome. Items included are:
Optics: 12-inch f/10 (3048mm focal length)
Contact: Jim Fordice
Phone: (505) 803-3640
For Sale: Losmandy Gemini 1 L4 mount
Posted: August 31, 2017
Offered is my trusty old Losmandy Gemini 1 L4 mount. Originally a CG-11, it has seen many upgrades including:
Contact: Peter Lipscomb
For Sale: Telescoping ramps for your ... telescope
Posted: August 27, 2017
Seeking a good home for these telescoping telescope ramps. When extended they are approximately 10 feet long and are in good to very good condition. They include solid aluminum ends, aluminum guides and are suitable for a large Dob. The boards are pressure treated, which means they are very durable but heavy.
Price: $50, firm
For Sale: 11-inch Cassegrain Telescope
Posted: August 15, 2017
Telescope is a Vintage 1960s 11-inch Cassegrain made by John H. Ransom Laboratories, LA.
For Sale: Le Sueur Astro Pier and adjustable wedge
Posted: July 30, 2017
This very heavy duty pier and wedge will suport any fork mount telescope up to the 16" Meade LX200.
Contact: Jim Seargeant
For Sale: Extra Heavy-Duty Paragon Field Tripod
Posted: July 22, 2017
This Paragon XHD field tripod provides support for giant binoculars, cameras, spotters, and small telescopes.
Contact: Dee Friesen
For Sale: MEADE LDX75 AR 5AT 5-inch Achromatic Refractor Telescope Optical Tube
Posted: June 14, 2017
Focal Length = 1143 mm Focal Ratio = f/9 Very good condition. Collimation screws on main objective lens. Upgraded Moonlite single speed focuser, 1.25/2.0-inch ($275 new). Accessories: Meade 8x50 viewfinder; Meade 25 mm Plossl eyepiece; 1.25-inch diagonal; Orion dovetail mounting plate; Meade tube rings; and padded carrying case.
Price: $200 OBO
For Sale: Star Testing Astronomical Telescopes: A Manual for Optical Evaluation and Adjustment, by Harold Richard Suiter
Posted: February 11, 2017
First edition, 2003 - Hard Cover, like new. Abe Books has copies in the $17 to $30 range.Price: $15
Contact: François-Marie (FM) Patorni
For Sale: Orion StarShoot Deep Space II Color Video Camera
Posted: September 17, 2016