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

Meade ETX-90ATC
Meade ETX-90ATC

Name: Meade ETX-90ATC
Type: Maksutov-Cassegrain
Package: 44
Optics: 90mm f/13.8 (1240mm focal length)

Overall Weight: 10 pounds

Agena Starguider Dual ED 25mm (50x)
Astro-Tech Paradigm Dual ED 12mm (103x)
Agena Starguider Dual ED 8mm (155x)

This is a very portable Go-To telescope. It comes in two convenient carry bags. It is best used for observing the moon, planets, and brighter deep space objects. This is a great telescope for learning about Go-To systems.

Free for TAAS Members

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