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Orion 8×40 Achromatic Telescope Finder Scope For Sale In CNY

Thursday, May 5th, 2011

Update: The Finder Scope Has Been Sold

Greetings fellow astrophile!

In the interest of reaching the larger CNY astronomy community, the SAS is happy to post information for people in the CNY area about astronomical equipment for sale. The SAS takes no responsibility for any aspect of the sale itself, but simply provides an outlet to members and nonmembers alike.

The following is available from SAS member John Giroux in CNY (445-0854 and johntg@hotmail.com).

More information about this finder scope can be found at www.telescope.com.

I have a brand new Orion 8×40 finder scope that came with the ST80 I bought for use as a guide scope. The only difference (from the image below) is that the one I have is white with a black dew shield. Orion sells it for $51.95, I want $30, so it’s a good deal for someone.

orion finder scope

Meade 8 Inch LX90 GPS Telescope With UHTC For Sale In CNY

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011

Update: The Scope Has Been Sold.

Greetings fellow astrophile!

In the interest of reaching the larger CNY astronomy community, the SAS is happy to post information for people in the CNY area about astronomical equipment for sale. The SAS takes no responsibility for any aspect of the sale itself, but simply provides an outlet to members and nonmembers alike.

For some additional information about the scope, see the product page at telescopes.com.

Here is the Meade I have for sale and what is included in the box:

8 inch scope with UHTC optics
LX90GPS Schmidt-Cassegrain
Auto Star-GPS Smart Finder
8×50 Rear focus view finder spotting scope with mounting bracket and hardware
26mm Super Plossl Lens-1.25 O.D.
8mm Celestron X-Cel Lens for wide Field view
1.25 Diagonal Prism
AC wall adapter and DC car adapter in one
Heavy Duty Tripod
Manual and software

Asking $900.00 $700.00 $500.00(!) or best offer.

SAS Classifieds – 8″ Meade LX10 Telescope For Sale In Camillus, NY

Sunday, March 13th, 2011

Greetings fellow astrophile!

In the interest of reaching the larger CNY astronomy community, the SAS is happy to post information for people in the CNY area about astronomical equipment for sale. The SAS takes no responsibility for any aspect of the sale itself, but simply provides an outlet to members and nonmembers alike.

The following is available from Donald Page in Camillus (just North-East of Syracuse).

I would like you to list if you would please my 8″ LX10 telescope in EXCELLENT condition.

The only reason that I am selling it is because I have only used it about four times. Here is the description:

8″ MEADE LX10 EMC SCHMIDT-CASSEGRAIN TELESCOPE FORK MOUNT W/ SETTING CIRCLES MANUAL SLOW-MOTION CONTROLS & LOCKS ON BOTH AXES 4 -PUSHBUTTON HAND CONTROLLER FOR 2X SPEED CORRECTIONS IN RA(9V BATTERY) 6X30mm VIEWFINDER EYEPIECE HOLDER & DIAGONAL PRISM(1.25″) STD EQUATORIAL WEDGE W/ELEVATION SCALE & FINE ELEVATION CONTROL LX10 FIELD TRIPOD W/ INSTRUCTIONS ALSO INCLUDES: 9.7mm MEADE SERIES 4000 SUPER PLOSSL LENS, 26mm MEADE MULTI-COATED SUPERL PLOSSL LENS AND MEADE 2X TELENEGATIVE BARLOW LENS.

THIS TELESCOPE HAS ONLY BEEN USED A FEW TIMES AND IS IN EXCELLENT CONDITION $750.00 or BO – PICK UP ONLY in Camillus,NY Call Don at (315) 672 – 3451, dpage _at_ twcny.rr.com.