Price - $350.00. By 5+ years every mount we have come across has amassed considerable backlash and other issues associated with age, such as greases drying out or becoming contaminated, so losing their lubrication and dampening qualities. Our Mount Servicing is effectively to bring your tired mount back to a factory fresh setup with backlash adjustment and using standard greases and oils. That said, it is possible to go up to 45min exposures with the use of QHY Polemaster. CG5 Advanced-GT mount with 2in field tripod, 5kg counterweight with piggyback 5lb weight, and polar scope. With the work we do, your mount should be fine for three years or more, and we warranty them for two. You currently have javascript disabled. CG5 Advanced-GT mount with 2in field tripod, 5kg counterweight with piggyback 5lb weight, and polar scope. William Optics 2018 ZenithStar 61 ED APO Doublet Refractor, EQ6/NEQ6/AZEQ6/Atlas EQ-G/Atlas Pro/LXD55/LXD75, William Optics Star 71 II 4 Element APO Refractor. We have been testing CG5-GTs AVXs and CGems as well as a CGE-Pro, to shakedown all the issues with these mounts over the past several months, in an effort to replicate the performance envelope we have with the Sky-Watcher's. 15 working days when booked in advance, and subject to condition. Check out how your mount compares in our performance charts. We offer an easy three way. If it doesn't pass our test routines, it's doesn't ship until it does. Choose this option at end of checkout. The results from the Celestron Reference mounts have been encouraging, and have formulated special builds for each mount, as they all have different solutions. it's not black magic or just a bit of grease! Choose this option at end of checkout. Our builds are meticulous they take an average of 3-4 hours with another 4-6 hours of run-time to bed in the mount. We also clean up the castings and can upgrade the worm-gear bearings for a better drive response.If required, we can also upgrade the main DEC and RA axis bearings as an option, but  this is rarely needed if the mount is new, as they only rotate 180º. Our tuned EQ mounts become nearly twice a responsive responsive to guiding due to a lack of stiction in the mount, requiring less quide command input. Our Mount Servicing is effectively to bring your tired mount back to a factory fresh setup with backlash adjustment and using standard greases and oils. Various improvements can be made to transform the performance of your mount from what is a median production build this will save you the need to upgrade to a more expensive mount, providing you are happy with the payload you have. Our tuning methodology provides a more detailed approach, using higher performance lubricants that help the mount perform better, which have been tested extensively over several years. Hand controller is a NexStar upgraded to fw version 4.21. We will be keeping a close eye on all Celestrons for feedback, as we do on our existing builds. More importantly, you save more images and time! The GOTO with a 4+2 Calibration after tuning is amazing. Ad Number: 230792. We service the gearboxes from what we have developed with our Ambient tuning techniques, and in doing so make them run quieter and smoother. However, due to mass production and to keep the prices lower, they are often not fettled to the best of their ability due to the variances in each mount. We tend to get busy from the Spring onwards, and we limit our production to keep build quality high, so booking in advance is advised. There is a lot more engineering work needed with all the Celestron EQ mounts, and this makes them more labour intensive (but have to say more interesting) as the way the drivetrain works makes it harder to get a desirable PE profile for guided or unguided work. Basically, we developed a faster and more accurate way to tune the mounts with consistent results. Rejuvinate your old CG5-GT with a tune-up. We can make it smoother and quieter, as well as better tracking to take your Astro-imaging to the next level. Not only are nearly all mounts independently tested by our customers, they paid to find out how good they are. New tuned mounts should be fine for 5 years. Like a car, you cannot tune a sick motor, so we evaluate every mount before we attempt to tune it. We can make it smoother and quieter, as well as better tracking to take your Astro-imaging to the next level. Our latest DarkFrame Generation Tuned EQ6/NEQ6-AZ EQ6 GT mounts typically run at a Peak-to-Peak Period Error of circa. Our tuning methodology provides a more detailed approach, using higher performance lubricants that help the mount perform better, which have been tested extensively over several years. We also load test the mount and take sound profiles, as well as stripdown/rebuild photos and video as part of the tune-up record. I have largely been able to reduce this by reworking the reduction gearboxes, and reprocessing some of the internal components to eliminate internal stiction. Our three-way UK Courier Service is just £29 using a tracked service, if you don't have original packaging. The Celestron mounts generically suffer from drivetrain harmonics which affects its periodic error which is well documented. Like a car, you cannot tune a sick motor, so we evaluate every mount before we attempt to tune it. Garanzia Auriga 36 Mesi; Filtri Solari Celestron Please check out how your mount currently compares in our. EQ mounts are subject to being outside and often in the damp, so renewing the grease is often a first port of call, using a better type of grease more suited to our climate can help reduce friction. Data pubblicazione: 08/11/2020. So, if you're happy with the payload you currently have, we can improve the mount you already have and save you hundreds, if not thousands of pounds in buying a new more expensive mount upgrade. Choose this option at end of checkout.Celestron Equatorial mounts by nature are precision made products. Our Stellartuned™ mounts are better than new, with more response and less friction than a factory mount. The new Celestron CG-X moves the game on but is an expensive option to upgrade to. Community Forum Software by IP.BoardLicensed to: Cloudy Nights. Consegne Prodotti Celestron Italia; Star Sense Explorer DX 5SC & DX 6SC; Errata Corrige Manuale SS Explorer LT70; 60 Anniversario Celestron – Limited Edition Nexstar EVO 8HD con Star Sense; #ilcielononsiferma; Celestron Star Sense Explorer; Power Tank LT; Febbre da 6 pollici? Posted: 09 Nov 2020. Recently torn down and re-lubricated. However, if there is any damage, or wear, then new components may be required at extra time and cost to put right. Celestron Equatorial mounts by nature are precision made products. 0 Our three-way UK Courier Service is just 29 using a tracked service, if you don't have original packaging. Several functions may not work. It is engineered to be better, with data to prove the difference. Montatura Celestron CG5-GT + accessori . However, if there is any damage, or wear, then new components may be required at extra time and cost to put right. It makes for a better mount. Also, with much more care in adjusting the worm-gears and motor drive train, they can often be made to run smoother and quieter throughout, which also benefits better tracking and periodic error reduction. La montatura si presenta in ottime condizioni meccaniche ed elettroniche e con i classici segni di usura da utilizzo sul campo. 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