Buy and Sell

CAS offers Society members and the general public the opportunity to advertise and sell their astronomy equipment on this website. It must be noted, however, that CAS is expressly not recommending the suitability or functionality of any equipment that is offered for sale on this website.

If you would like to have your astronomical equipment offered for sale on this page please send an image, description, price required and a contact telephone number and/or email address to:

Tal 150 mm (6 inch) Klevsov Cassegrain telescope. including a 45 deg diagonal, a dovetail and wedge, manual and solid plywood storage case.

The optics (No EP's included) are in pristine condition. There are some very slight marks to enamel on tube.

Will consider any reasonable offer.

Any questions, please ask.

Contact Rob Wood by email at

TAL 2M 6 inch Reflector and motorised mount in very good condition and in full working order
The optics are pristine condition (No EP's )

Also included are some spare motors and gears.
There are two large plywood storage cases included.

Because of the weight collection only, please.

Seller will consider any reasonable offer

Contact Rob Wood by email at

Celestron Advanced VX 8" telescope and mount for sale. Used only half a dozen times and in "as new" condition.

It includes the following:
Skywatcher Power Tool; Skywatcher Plossl 40 mm eyepiece; Celestron Plossl 25 mm eyepiece; Celestron FinderScope; Canon EOS T2 Adapter Ring and Celestron SCT T Adapter (to attach a Canon DSLR to telescope); Celestron Star Diagonal; Skywatcher 9 x 50 Right Angled Erect Image; Finder, bracket and shoe; Celestron Star Sense Autoalign (only used twice); all manuals, cables and counterweight. camping roll mat (unused) to use as a dew shield.

£1,050 o.n.o.

Contact: Tracey Hodgson on 029 2056 7922 or email

Skywatcher 250 PDS (10") reflector telescope
EQ5 synscan goto equatorial mount
Synscan goto controller
3 X counterweights
28mm x 2" eyepiece
1.25 adaptor
17mm x 1.25 Plossl eyepiece
12.5mm x 1.25 Plossl eyepiece
2 x Barlow lens
All cables, manuals, and caps
In as new condition
Note that I have not included the power pack as I need that for my new system


Contact: Bob on 07974 643 175 or e-mail

Equinox 120 and Equinox 100 telescopes for between £500 and £600 each.

Also, an Equinox 60 for offers between £250-£300 and a Skywatcher 150 with offers between £150 - £200.

Plus a couple of different tripods, mounts, and eyepieces.

All items have been stored well and so are in excellent condition. See photos opposite and below.

Contact: Carys Tingle at or on 07907 781654


16" telescope - no image currently available


16" main mirror, straight Newtonian telescope custom made by Beacon Hill Telescopes of Cleethorpes in 2000.
German type EQ mount, 1.5" shafts, cradles, slip band, counterweight, 60 mm guide-scope with diagonal plus and a 56 mm costly eye piece for wide angle views.
Mains adaptor with circuit breaker.
16 mm finderscope
Motors and control box being over-hauled by an electrical engineer.
2 mountings
Used only once
Very heavy!
Masses of further detail available from the seller!
£3,200 o.n.o.



Contact: Jonathan Gill on 029 2030 4944 or e-mail


Meade 4501 telescope with 3 eyepieces, 4 mm, 12.5 mm and 25 mm


Contact: Giles on 07938 234847

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