Most watch tinkering is relatively basic; changing straps, removing watch links, and finding a key to wind an old pocket watch are all tasks that the novice watch enthusiast could easily pick up. But messing with the internal mechanisms of the watch requires the detail and precision of a professional. If you’re like us and have dived deep into watch nerdery, or are looking to up your game, a few tools will come in handy, and a few more will elevate your experience with watches. Whether you’re an amateur watchmaker, enthusiast or collector, the right tools make the job easy.
Being a professional watchmaker requires a set of watch repair tools to correctly take care of all the tasks you will face while on the bench. To get started, we’ve compiled some of the most used tools into handy beginners tool kits. Fit with all the essentials, these tools kits will get you well on your way.
Discover our extensive range of watch tool kits. At Maddisons of Durham we have just the tools you need to restore or repair your favourite timepiece. Whether you’ve just started on the workbench or are a seasoned pro, keep your timepiece running like new with our selection of specialist tools and equipment. Have Questions? We’re here to help!