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RASC Merchandise Available From OK Centre:


RASC Observers Calendar- $25.00     

   Club members can place their order(s) for the 2024 RASC Calendar by contacting Wendy McLeish and Darrel Lewis at mclewis@shaw.ca.

Explore the Universe Guide  -  $15.00


T-shirts  -    $10.00 and $15.00 


Golf Shirts  -  $25.00


Lapel Pins  (RASC Logo)  -     $10.00


Cloth Crests  (RASC and 150th Anniversary) -  $5.00  -  $6.00

Stickers   (RASC Logo) -  $ 3.00

RASC Ball Caps -  $15.00


Cards - Various members' astrophotography  $ 4.00


All of the above prices include taxes and these items are available from Wendy and Darrel at our meetings on breaks or afterwards. Please remember that any markup on these items goes towards supporting our club activities. 



 Email: trailspublishing@telus.net with your member ad.


For sale: Daystar Quark Chromosphere Solar filter 4.3x Barlow - $1,650Cdn; Astronomik UR-IR Block L3 filter 2” -$100cdn;  QHY5III174m planetary camera - $750cdn.  Total $2,500Cdn. Reach out to afontenla.telus@outlook.com if interested or want to see pictures of equipment.


For Sale: Celestron NexStar 8SE 8” classic Schmidt-Cassegrain computerized telescope. Updated with a fully automated Go-To mount with > 40,000 objects in it’s database.  SkyAlign technology gets the scope aligned and ready to go in minutes.  Sturdy, telescopic mount. $1,200. Contact seller  at rlgolden07@gmail.com.   Telescope details:  https://www.celestron.com/products/nexstar-8se-computerized-telescope. Pictures: https://rascoc.zenfolio.com/p888731762/ef199c30b. (Jan.1/22


For Sale: ZWO 36mm Narrowband Filter Set. $595.00 includes Ha 7nm, OIII 7nm and SII 7nm for an additional $200.00 I will add the ZWO Broadband 36mm Filter set of LRGB.  The Broadband Set will not be sold separately. Email or call for details, pictures are available.  terryadr@gmail.com  250-864-9286.  (July 9/21)


For Sale: Orion 80 mm f/7/5 ED Refractor telescope and Orion Sirius EQ-G Equatorial Mount.  Bought in 2013 and used maybe two or three times.   Paid $1,725 US for it.  Hoping to get $1,200.  Phone 250-317-1078.


For Sale: Meade Lightbridge 16” f4.06, fl 1829mm. Felt strips for altitude control (teflon was too slippery). Stock Lazy Susan roller bearings for azimuth. Excellent smooth motion, even at 300x. Mirror & secondary in good shape. Battery compartment for 12v battery pack (included). 8x50 Finderscope. Telrad base (you supply the Telrad). Stock Meade focuser works great. Also included are: Three 2.5lbs weights that are press fit onto the feet of the mirror box. Add or remove as needed. I usually used all of them due to the weight of 2” eyepieces. Astrosystems Lightshroud, US $80.00. Astrosystems Field Cover,  US $114.00. The optics give great views, seeing conditions dependant of course. My best views of Jupiter were with this scope. Pick up only but open to reasonable suggestions. Scope is setup in my back yard, ready for a star test. Peachland B.C.  CAN $1,250.00 obo.  Email Mark Force dirtbagpook@gmail.com (250) 767-6132. (March 30 /19).