Equipment Loaner Program

Loaner Requirements


Telescope Accessories

SteadyPix Quick Orion SteadyPix Quick Smartphone Telescope Adapter.
$25.00 new.

Beginner GoTo Telescope

ETX60AT Meade ETX-60AT refractor GOTO with Tripod.
Excellent for viewing the Moon!
$185.00 new.
Meade ETX-60AT Refractor w/Tripod Value
ETX Hard case
ETX 60 Hand Controller
Two Bolts for Attaching Telescope to Tripod
Meade 4000 8-24mm Zoom Eyepiece
Meade ETX 60 Telescope Manual

Beginners Tabletop Telescope

StarBlast6 Orion 6" Starblast Dobsonian Reflector.
Usually comes with 10mm and 25mm Plossl.
Excellent for viewing Moon, Planets, Double Stars!
$300.00 new.
Orion StarBlast 6" Tabletop Telescope w/Front Cover Value
Soft case for telescope
Orion EZ Finder 2
Eyepieces Case
Orion Sirius Plossl 40mm eyepiece
Orion Sirius Plossl 17mm eyepiece
Orion Sirius Plossl 10mm eyepiece
Orion Sirius Plossl 7.5mm eyepiece
Orion Sirius Plossl 6.3mm eyepiece
Orion Shorty 2X Barlow
Filter, #12 Yellow
Filter, #23 Orange
Filter, #58 Green
Filter, #80A Blue
Filter, #25 Red
Filter, #96-0.9 Neutral Density
Manual for Orion StarBlast
Eyepiece button collimator

Intermediate Advanced GoTo Telescope

LX90 ACF Robert Brannon Memorial Telescope
Meade LX90-ACF(f/10) 8" SCT GOTO with Tripod.
Focal Length: 2000mm
Excellent for viewing the Moon, Planets, Double Stars, Deep Sky Objects.
$1800.00 new.
Meade LX90 8" Telescope w/Front Cover and TripodValue
DeWalt storage box
Meade 8x50mm finder scope w/end caps
Right Angle Finder Scope w/illuminated reticle
Meade AudioStar hand controller
Meade 1.25" diagonal
Hand controller bracket
Visual Back Adapter from 2" to 1.25"
Meade eyepiece case
Meade #126 2X Barlow
Meade Super Plossl 40mm eyepiece
Meade Super Plossl 32mm eyepiece
Meade Super Plossl 15mm eyepiece
Meade Super Plossl 12.4mm eyepiece
Meade Super Plossl 9.7mm eyepiece
Meade Super Plossl 6.4mm eyepiece
Bolt cases for all eyepieces
Filter, ND96 Moon Filter
C cell batteries for telescope
Manual for LX90 telescope

Intermediate Manual Equitorial Fork Telescope - Heavy!

LX50 ACF Meade LX50-ACF(f/10) 10" SCT Equitorial Fork with Wedge Tripod.
Focal Length: 2500mm
Excellent for viewing the Moon, Planets, Double Stars, Deep Sky Objects.
$???? new. $?? used.

25 years old technology good to learn on.
Meade LX50 10" Telescope w/Front Cover and TripodValue
Meade NSEW hand controller
Mono phone plug for Decliniation Motor
Visual Back 2"
Astro-Physics Maxbright 2" diagonal
Orion Q70 26mm 2" SWA70 eyepiece
Meade 8x50mm finder scope
TelRad Finder
Visual Back Adapter from 2" to 1.25"
Meade 1.25" diagonal
Meade MA 25mm eyepiece
Meade accessory case
Manual for LX50 telescope
Telescope Raincoat Cover

10" Dobsonian Telescope
Latest addition

10 inch DOB Explore Scientific 10" Truss Tube Dobsonian Telescope
Focal Length: 1270mm f/5
$1100.00 new
Explore Scientific 10" DobsonianValue
Rocket Box Base
Primary Mirror
Head end
Columation Wrench
Eyepiece 2" ??

Huge Dobsonian Telescope - Heavy!!!
Lots of muscle to transport!

Coulter 13.1 Coulter 13.1 Dobsonian (circa 1980-1984).
Focal Length: 1500mm f/4.5
$500-$600 in it's day. Used $??? these days.
Coulter 13.1 Value
1 Coulter 13.1 Tube
1 Base
1 Mirror
Eyepiece Assortment TBD

Advanced Computerized Telescope - HEAVY!
Not Available For Loan! Used for club outreach events!

Carl Woodruff Memorial Telescope
Celestron 1100HD(f/10) 11" Telescope CGEM-DX Series Mount with Heavy Duty Pro Tripod
Focal Length: 2800mm
Excellent for Deep Sky Objects.
$4400.00 new.
Celestron 1100HD CGEM-DX w/Pro Tripod Value
Celestron CGEM-DX series Mount
Celestron 1100HD Telescope & Lid
Celestron 9x50mm Finder
NexStar+ Hand Controller
 StarSense AutoAlign Camera
 StarSense Hand Controller
Celestron Pro Series Tripod
3 VSP(Vibration Suppression Pads)
Celestron 2" Diagonal
Celestron 2" 23mm eyepiece
Counter Weight and Rod
Tripod Spreader
Case for OTA
Bag for Tripod
Dew Shield
Manual for CGEM (TBD)
Case Collection of 2" eyepieces TBD

Advanced Computerized Telescope - HEAVY!
Needs some work!

Meade LX200 10" (f/10) Telescope Mount with Heavy Duty Tripod w/Wedge
Focal Length: 2800mm
Excellent for Deep Sky Objects.
$4000.00 new.
Meade 10" AFC Telescope
Meade LX200 Mount
Meade LX200 10" Telescope & Lid
Meade GPS Hand Controller
Meade Wedge for 10" LX200

More Telescopes Added in 2021

Donations to Dixie High School 2021