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Orion StarBlast 4.5 Equatorial Reflector Telescope

Price: R1 950.00 (excluding delivery costs)

Includes some extras

Contact Jonathan at (Pretoria)

Orion Starblast

1 August 2018

2" Diagonal to swop

To swop: I have a 2" diagonal and want to swop it for a 1.25" diagonal

Contact Nigel Rotherham at or on 083 651 6737

15 July 2018


Set of 5 Explore Scientific 1.25" 82° wide field eyepieces

Price: R5 000.00 for set, shipping excluded


Clean optics, good condition ; moved up to 100° set.

Contact Doug Bullis at or on 083 347 0856 (Grahamstown)

ES EyepiecesES Eyepieces

10 June 2018

James Van Slyke 2" vernier-drive astro-imaging focuser

Price: R1 800.00, shipping excluded


Clean optics, good condition ; moved up to 100° set.

Contact Doug Bullis at or on 083 347 0856 (Grahamstown)

Van Slyke FocusserVan Slyke Focusser

10 June 2018


Celestron Nexstar 8SE telescope

In perfect working condition. Stored and transported in the original boxes and very well looked after. Price: R25 000.00


Total value new = minimum of R41 000.00

Contact Mark at or on 084 917 7777


27 May 2018

Explore scientific 40mm 68 AFOV eyepiece

Price: R2 500.00 - eyepiece is still in pristine condition

Contact Janco Moolman or on 0662015665


21 May 2018