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

Bausch & Lomb Discoverer
Bausch & Lomb Discoverer

Name: Bausch & Lomb Discoverer
Type: Refractor
Package: 38
Optics: 60mm f/7.4 (440mm focal length)

Tube Size: 4 x 18 inches
Base Size: 36 x 24 inches
Overall Weight: 6 pounds

Integral 15-60x Zoom


A zoom spotting scope (15-60x) It is very portable and can be used to view the moon, planets, and larger/brighter deep sky objects. This is a great scope to take on a trip.

Free for TAAS Members

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