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Paramount ME II/MX/MX+/MYT Worm Block Adjustments

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Paramount ME II/MX/MX+/MYT Worm Block Adjustments

This document describes how to adjust the worm block on Paramount ME II, Paramount MX, Paramount MX+ and Paramount MYT German equatorial mounts.

If hysteresis in the imaging train can be attributed to the mount alone, this document can be used to diagnose and correct potential sources of movement in the Paramount worm block assembly. 

Revision 1.8

If necessary, a Software Bisque technician or engineer can help you through this process as there are critical adjustments that may need to be made.

Revision History


  • Changed "counterclockwise" to "clockwise" when referencing the direction of rotation required to tighten the spring plungers.

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