SARAS Equipment

The Society has a variety of telescopes for use by members, some of which can be loaned for personal use.  Some of the telescopes are also used at public observing sessions.

A full inventory of equipment is made available to members by The Committee on request.

Telescopes include:

  • 16″ Meade Lightbridge truss-tube Dobsonian (housed in South Dome)
    16″ Meade Lightbridge at the Open Night, Oct 2012
  • 12″ Meade LX200 SCT (housed in North Dome)
    12″ Meade LX200 at 10th Annual Starfest, Aug 2010
  • 12″ Dobsonian custom built
  • 10″ Dobsonian custom built
  • a variety of smaller aperture telescopes for personal loan by members