Plymouth Astronomical Society

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Skywatcher Evostar 90 with equatorial (EQ2) mount
little used, in original packaging, £110 ono

Sky-Watcher Evostar-90 (EQ2) 90mm (3.5") f/900 Achromatic Refractor Telescope. The Sky Watcher Evostar series are two-element air-spaced, multi-coated achromatic refractors. They are truly outstanding, high-performance; high-resolution instruments manufactured to extremely high standards and mechanical precision. With their long focal lengths and breathtaking optical performance, they are ideal for the detailed high-power study of the moon, Planetary Surfaces and other objects in our solar system, giving crisp images. These telescope packages will stand you in great stead for a lifetime of serious astronomical viewing.

Sky-Watcher Evostar-90 Features:
• Tube Material Aluminium, tube colour black (Image for illustration purposes)
• Magnifications with optics supplied x36, x72, x90, x180
• Highest Practical Power Potential x180
• Objective Lens Diameter 90mm
• Telescope Focal Length 900mm f.10
• Eyepieces Supplied 1.25 inch 10mm & 25mm
• x2 Deluxe Barlow Lens
• 6x30 Finderscope
• 1.25 inch 31.7mm Star Diagonal
• Multi Coated Objective Lens
• EQ2 Deluxe Equatorial Mount
• Built in Polar Alignment Scope Holder
• Aluminium Tripod with Accessory Tray

EQ2 Equatorial Mount:
The EQ2 Equatorial Mount is suited to both beginners and experienced astronomers. It offers very good stability and the tall, fully adjustable aluminium tripod with large accessory tray is a real plus. This mount features 360º slow-motion tracking gears on both the right ascension and declination axes with flexible controls. Dual metal setting circles allow location of objects by their R.A. and DEC. coordinates. A separate latitude adjustment aids in polar alignment. An optional D.C. Motor Drive can be installed to the R.A. axis for auto-tracking purposes.

Contact: Malcolm on 07748 608992


Skywatcher Explorer 10" -250PDS f/4,7 Newtonian on EQ6 SkyScan Pro Goto

£1,100 - Details and images on Gumtree


StarlightXpress Trius SX26C + AO Unit + OAG
- Trius SX26C Colour CCD Camera
- SXV-AO-LF Large Format Adaptive Optics Unit
- SX Off-Axis Guider
Excellent, as new condition. £2,250
(Current retail approx: £3,775)

Location: Exeter, Devon.
Please contact Brian via email:

Williams Optics FLT110 + Mount + FLT 68 Field Flattener etc
- Williams Optics FLT110 F/7 Fluoro-Star Triplet Apochromat
- Heavy Duty extendable tripod
- Tripod Head Mount (accepts 2 scopes)
- Losmandy style Dove Tail Plate
- 2 x WO Scope Rings
- FLT Field Flattener 68
- Lakeside Motors Electric Focuser and hand controller
- Other misc. accessories
- Original WO carry case;
Highly regarded telescope. All in excellent condition. £1,750

Location: Exeter, Devon.
Please contact Brian via email:

8” Meade Schmidt Cassegrain Telescope LX10 (EMC) & Tripod for £175.00
-(no Hand Controller; nor Instruction Manual; nor spare lenses)
(i) Can be viewed at my home
(ii) Deemed ‘Bought as seen’
(iii) Buyer to collect

Bob Sprague
Mob 0776 100 6630


Sky-Watcher Explorer 150mm / 6" Parabolic Newtonian Reflector

EQ3-2 EQAT Mount and Tripod

Sky-Watcher eyepiece set with various colour filters

All the above items for £300

Thousand Oaks Solar Filter for 10" telescope - £75

Please contact Alan Penman on 01752 338491 or







Meade Model 4504 telescope, with instruction manual and accessories.

£75 ono.  Contact Clare Pritchard 07503633810 (Plymouth)


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