We are the largest dealer in used telescope equipment east of the Rockies and have been for the last 20 years. If you have equipment you are planning to sell, Hands on Optics would be glad to give you a call or Quotation.Please call toll free 1-866-726-7371 or Click Here Please call toll free 1-866-726-7371 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to confirm availability. If this is the first time you have seen our stock listing we call the FUN list (Factory, Used, New), it may require some explanation.
N = New - Special, Unusual or One of a Kind S = New - Special Factory Purchase, Low Price D = Dealer Demo Unit, New Warranty U = Used, Condition described F = Factory second or Blem A = Antique
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Starting March 1, 2012, Hands on Optics FUN list of 100’s of used items will be sent out with our monthly mailing letter ad full day before being published on our webpage. Since most of the items are one of a kind, the bargains are on a first come basis. It is easy to join, just click here to Join our Mailing List!
Refractor - AstroTelescopes 152-3. The actual telescope on the cover of Astronomy Technology Today and reviewed by Astronomy. Several marks on the tube. Optics are great. 2.5" Stellarvue Focuser. Full warranty
Refractor - AstroTelescopes AT102 F/11 Floor Model latest model with the new focuser. Mint as new.
Refractor - Vixen ED103S 103mm APO Spotless Floor model. Additional 2" Vixen diagonal ($179) and Vixen 20mm Plossl ($39). FULL WARANTY. New replacement is $1913
Reflector 10" Orion SkyQuest XT GoTo lfoor model. 35mm 2" eyepiece. Assembled and tested. Will not ship. 15% Off $1300. New Warranty
Reflector - 4" Edmund F/10 Red Tube with EQ mount, 120V Drive.1.25" focuser. Nice Condition
Cassegrain - Celestron 14" HD Optical Tube Assembly. New, with a quarter sized, 3mm deep dent on side. Original box and accessories. Checked, Collimated and clean. Never set up. Full warranty. $1000 OFF
Cassegrain - Celestron CPC1100 VG to Excellent cond. Original finder, diagonal, eyepiece and AC adapter. Clean and collimated
Cassegrain - Meade 10" F/10. Taken off the LX 2120 fork. Just cleaned and collimated. New coatings on the secondary. Good to VG condition. Includes Visual back and diagonal.
Cassegrain - Celestron CPC800 floor model. Mint and as new. Full warranty in original box. We are just rotating floor mdels
Cassegrain - Celestron New Orange 8 on a Celestron Advanced CG5 go to. Floor Model Just discontinued. New Full warranty. Save $300
Cassegrain - Celestron C5 Mint early 1980s. In original green footlocker. Comes with finder and diagonal. Optics and paint are increadable nice. Includes C90/C5 wedge.
Cassegrain - Meade ETX 90 RA Original 1st Year production. Never used in Meade Hard Case. Dustless, spotless. 26mm SP, Table Top Tripod.
Cassegrain - Vixen 95 Cassegrain. New never used, still in the box. No tripod.
MOUNTS, DRIVE, ELECTRONICS, PARTS Etc.
Orion Atlas EQ6 G with $500 Astrotroniks Hypertune Upgrade, Locking Power Connector, Easy Altitude Upgrade set. $200 Pellican Case for head included.Original cost $2100
Mount - Meade LX80 mount, Special Buy. New in Box
Mount - Vixen Sphinx SXW Moun. FREE R130SF Telescope. New Floor model Mount with Full warranty. With HALSXG Tripod and new StarBook.
Mount - Vixen Sphinx SXP Equatorial Mount Item #25051 with HALSXG Tripod.. Includes Item #2518 -SX Half Pillar Half Pier and Item #2697 - SX Aluminum Case. Total retail $5150
Mount - Televue Gibraltar with 127 head for larger scopes. Ash legs
Tripod- Meade LT/LS tripod. Mint, never used
Tripod. Bogen Manfrutto 501 Fluid Head with Quick Release
Drive - Guan Sheng EQ mount motor drive system
Hand Control - Meade Autostar 497, tested
Hand Control -Celestron for CG5 mount, new, out of box
Hand Control - Celestron for Nexstar GPS Version 2.2 6.8 6.8.
Hand Control - Meade directional controller for older USA made Meades
Hand Control - Meade Autostar. No cable. Version? - But upgradeable. Good condition
Wooden Legs for most EQ mounts. 6" taller than original aluminum legs.