Telescope Loan Program

TAAS operates one of the largest telescope loan programs among amateur astronomical organizations in the country. We have more than three dozen scopes available including all popular types. TAAS also has large binoculars, premium oculars (eyepieces), and many other accessories available to borrow. The loan program is available to all members without charge. To see what TAAS has available for loan, please browse below.

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TAAS Loaner Scopes

Lunt LS60THa Solar Scope
Lunt LS60THa Solar Scope

Name: Lunt LS60THa Solar Scope
Type: H-alpha
Package: 28
Optics: 60mm f/8.3 (500mm focal length)

Tube Size: 4 x 20 inches
Tube Weight: 8 pounds
Base Size: 7 x 7 x 36 inches
Base Weight: 8 pounds

Celestron 8-24 mm Zoom
Orion Sirius 25mm Plossl (20x)
Tele Vue 15mm Plossl (33x)
Tele Vue 8mm Plossl (63x)

Removable double stack filter
Equatorial motorized mount
Manual mount

This is a specialized scope for solar observing. The H-Alpha filter allows the viewing of surface details and solar prominences

Free for TAAS Members

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