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.

If you find what you like please sign up for Membership to take advantage of these great items

TAAS Loaner Scopes

Astro Tech
Astro Tech

Name: Astro Tech
Type: Refractor
Package: 31
Optics: 80mm f/6 (480mm focal length)

Tube Size: 8 x 10 x 16 inches
Tube Weight: 8 pounds
Base Size: 8 x 8 x 24 inches
Base Weight: 8 pounds

Celestron Luminos 10mm (48x)
Meade Series 5000 HD-60 6.5mm (74x)
Astro-Tech AF70 3.5mm FMC (137x)

Alt-Az tripod
Meade 2x Telenegative Barlow

This is an excellent small refractor in a very portable package.

Free for TAAS Members

Select a Pickup and Drop Off Date