Members > Loans

As well as the Celestron 11 inch Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope housed in our own observatory, the society has a number of telescopes that can be loaned to members for a period of time.

If you are interested in borrowing one of these telescopes please register your interest by printing and completing a loan form  - follow the links below.

Coronado Solarscope

Coronado Solarscope

The WAS Coronado PST Solarscope comprises:

Coronado PST Solarscope 40mm aperture 400mm Focal length
Alt/Az Mount
Wooden Tripod
1x 1.25" eyepiece, 25mm.
Health & Safety Guidance
Setup Guide

Solarscope loan form

Solarscope loan agreement and disclaimer form

IMPORTANT NOTE: The loan agreement form must be signed before a loan can be agreed..


Celestron SLT 102 (a "go to" 'scope)

Celestron SLT 102 (a "go to" 'scope)

Celestron SLT 102 (a "go to" 'scope)

The WAS Celestron SLT 102 scope comprises:

OTA; 4" F/6.5 Refractor
Mount & Tripod
Hand Controller
Star Pointer Finderscope
Star Diagonal
2 eyepieces 10mm & 25mm  

Accessory tray
Quick Setup Guide

SLT Loan form


Tasco 4.5" F7.5 Newtonian on an equatorial mount

Tasco 4.5" F7.5 Newtonian on an equatorial mount

Tasco 4.5" F7.5 Newtonian on an equatorial mount

The WAS Tasco scope comprises:
OTA; 4.5" F/7.5 Newtonian
Equatorial Mount
Wooden Tripod
4 0.965" eyepieces in case, 26mm, 22mm, 12mm, 6mm

Tasco loan form


Celestron 100mm ED EQ Refractor

Celestron 100mm ED EQ Refractor

Celestron 100mm ED EQ Refractor

The WAS Celestron ED scope comprises:

OTA 100 mm refractor
Equatorial Mount
TripodEyepieces in case, 26mm, 22mm, 12mm, 6mm

Celestron 100 mm ED loan form