Please bookmark http://www.EastSussexAS.org.uk as the new website name for the East Sussex Astronomical Society. We are phasing out the esas.org.uk website name and all new communications will come from eastsussexas.org.uk.
East Sussex Astronomical Society maintain a Facebook page with Event information. Please refer to ESAS Facebook.
Our ESAS Outreach team visit schools in and around the south east UK.
We are happy to help with Astronomy we offer lectures, observing and telescope prizes. We pride ourselves to keep the youth of today engaged in the wonderful world of Astronomy.
Our outreach team are also Sussex STEM Ambassadors for the University of Brighton and fully DBS Checked.
The following are items for sale from our members:
Posted: Nov 2017
Item: 8" F10 LX200R
Price: ***NEW REDUCED PRICE TO £1200**
8" F10 LX200R Optical Design is Advanced Ritchey Creitien, with GPS and Autostar ll Hand Controller.
Comes complete with Meade 8 x 50 finderscope (note eyepiece rubber missing), telrad base only, fitted piggyback camera mount, diagonal, Equatorial Wedge, Original sturdy Tripod, homemade tripod mount on wheels, eyepiece tray, Hartman Mask, Dewshield, complete with original box and User Manual.
ref: Facebook details
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