Hypertune Do-It-Yourself Kit for the Celestron CGEM II Mount

Starting Price: $195.00
Price as Configured: $195.00
Brand: Deep Space Products / SKU: DSP-HYPDIY-CGEMII
Shipping (Required)
Price as Configured: $195.00
Product Help
Need help deciding?
Tell us what you're looking for, and we’ll point you in the right direction. .
The Do-It-Yourself HyperTune® Kit, allows you to service and upgrade your CGEM mount yourself.

We have collected all of the parts and tools1 necessary for you to perform a similar upgrade service as performed in the HyperTune® Standard service. Plan on the entire process taking at least 2 to 3 hours, so be prepared to work for a little while.

While you watch the step by step video, we point out common repairs that have to be done, and adjustments that will help your CGEM mount reach its peak performance. When you are finished, you will have a smooth working mount that will provide you with wonderful, less stressful, nights of enjoying the night-time skies.

In addition, you will have a complete set of tools left over for later use.
The included videos are a complete guide for taking your mount apart, adjusting, and servicing all internal components, and putting it all back together.

The HyperTune® kit includes the following:
  • Complete ceramic hybrid worm bearing set
  • Complete PTFE bearing set
  • Set of all mount hex wrench sizes
  • Screwdriver
  • Selected sandpapers
  • Polishing compound
  • Thread locker
  • Razor cutting knife
  • Cleaning brush
  • Internal lubricant
  • Access to electronic versions of detailed photo breakdown of mount and components
  • Special tool for removing the worm retaining rings
1Things you will need in addition to this list are:
  • Degreaser (we recommend a citrus-based degreaser)
  • Containers for holding parts
  • Cleaning gloves
  • Paper towels
  • Needle nose pliers
  • Vise or channel lock pliers with cushioned jaws
  • PC with Windows loaded
Please note that shipping for HyperTune® DIY products within the continental United States ("CONUS") is by USPS Priority Mail. International/Non-CONUS shipping is by USPS Priority Mail International.