18 size American Keywind Keyset case
circa 1870-1880, nickel (silveroid), case plain polish, no
dents, dust cover missing, but saves you from having to open
it! Gold hinges! New glass xtal, ready for your 18 size
movement. Most Elgin, Illinois, Waltham, etc keywinds will
16 size ygf hunting case, 25 year,
even wear with good hinges, only very minor wear thru of gold in couple of
inconspicuous places, complete with crystal and bezel, Wadsworth
screw back and bezel nickel case, with slot for lever set railroad
watches. Marked inside Keystone, Cased and Timed
by Elgin. Will also work with pendant
Keystone nickel 6 size American open face
case, screw back
and bezel, appears to be old factory new case
American screw back and bezel by Philadelphia
case company, threads very smooth. 16 size, no dents,
stem snaps into setting position properly. Good
crystal. Marked Silverode
Case, 6 size, hunting case, good hinges,
with bezel and crystal. Most any American 6 size
movement should fit this case.
screw back and bezel nickel case, with slot for lever set railroad
watches. Marked inside Keystone. Will also work with pendant
Dueber 18 size Silverine (nickel alloy) case
with hole cut for keywind watch.
Nickel American 18S Keywind-Keyset case.
Hinged back and bezel. Back hinge needs work.
Also, some waviness in back cover. Case made by Keystone. With
a little work, could be a nice case.
WATCHMAKER TOOLS-Mostly Good condition used tools
NEW Watchmaker's super precision
screwdriver set of high grade nickel chrome molybdenum steel.
These seven screwdrivers are in sizes 0.6 mm, 0.7 mm, 0.8 mm, 1.0 mm, 1.2 mm, 1.4
mm, and 1.6 mm with double ended blades that can be replaced.
This range covers most watch repair needs both wrist and pocket
Roller remover for wrist watches and
small pocket watches. Simply slide the device between the hub and the
roller table and press to remove the roller table.
Replacement inner oiler
"needle" Bergeon No 2718P for automatic oiler. New, No
for Pocket Watches
Used, but super condition GS Crystal
inserting tool for inserting plastic crystals from pocket watch size down to
wrist watch size. In wood box, all complete in top
shape. This is equivalent to the $200+ tools sold today, in
WOOD Box. Shipping is $10.00
Rubber tool to help open pocket watch screw on case backs
Quality old French round nose pliers used
to bend mainsprings etc
Round Punches for
Spring activated pallet tool (top view)
quality made pallet tool useful for holding pallet while
heating. The pallet jewels are typically held in place with
stick shellac which must be heated to adjust or to remove or insert.
Quality made one end pin-vise, use to hold
small broaches, etc. 3.5-inches long
Nice used two sided movement
holder. This superior quality movement holder
will hold wrist to 12 size pocket watch comfortably.
old Sleeve wrench, 10 arms and all are
good. This tool is used to remove the sleeve out of the
pocket watch case. The sleeve holds the stem in place in
American pocket watches. This tool is also used to adjust the
depth of the stem. This adjustment is needed if the watch is not
winding and setting properly.
winder for pocket watches, this tool is used to wind in springs
without damaging the spring and is a needed tool. Some surface
rust will clean up good.
Bausch and Lomb watchmaker clip on Loupe,
one lens is tinted. Used, good as new.
Eye loupe for magnifying
watch movement. Basic black plastic hand held loupe that has
been a basic tool for watch repair for generations. NEW
Swiss, NEW, NEVER USED, 14-arm sleeve wrench.
This is the best sleeve wrench I have ever had. You need one too
if you work on American pocket watches. Use this one to remove the sleeve in
American pocket watch cases of
all sizes!! Solid brass ring with steel 14 arms.
Large SUC type crystal lift. Will lift
and insert crystals from wrist to pocket size. Also can be
used to clean out bezels. Used, made in USA by SUC. Note retail
GS crystal gage
Crystal gage for measuring fancy and
standard watch crystals. Very useful tool!
Metal base plate with feet made to
attach to watchmaker's lathe. Has holes for motor. With
this set-up, your lathe and motor are portable. A really great
watch assembly rings for pocket watches,
these are two sided and are the best movement holders for assembly and
disassembly. State size, 18, 16, 12, 6, 0, 3/0 size. Used, not
available new. I use these myself. They are the best
holders to use in my opinion.
Set of 2 old gravers with handles, nice to use for
engraving or for cutting brass and soft steel on the watchmakers lathe.
ROLLER Remover, adjustable pocket watch size, fits as a stump into your
staking set, also has a punch to drive off roller while balance is held in
Watch case opener knife, great tool for prying open both pocket and wrist
watches, with handy hole in handle so you can attach to your
hand caliper used to hold balance wheels and other
wheels while straightening - these now cost $60 new!
set of six small broaches for watches, use to open
holes (small ones), Very useful for
with one side of the head being brass and the other a tough acrylic
plastic. Wooden handle. Use with staking set, etc.
Always use a brass hammer on steel punches to avoid damage.
Super quality Levin poising tool in
case. This is a top quality vintage tool made many years ago, no
K&D 123B adjustable wristwatch mainspring winder,
adjusts for barrel diameters 4-6 MM, in original box.
Quality steel Flat nose pliers made in
Sweden. Good used top quality.
Old Poising tool with steel jaws, this
tool is used to "balance" a watch balance wheel so that it will
keep good time in all positions, very important for railroad grade pocket
watches. Needs some adjustment to level jaws.
Screwdriver holder to make sharpening the
blade easier. The screwdriver is pushed into the slot between
the wheels where it is spring loaded. Then, the wheels are
rolled over a flat stone to sharpen the screwdriver blade.
Oil cup with plastic lid for holding oil for
wrist and pocket watches.
Pocket watch jewel pusher. This
tool is required to push out balance jewels which must be cleaned
thoroughly for the watch to run accurately. Old, no longer made.
of three K&D mainspring winders No. 123X-3 in box, one adjustable 4-6
mm, one 5-8 mm, the larger adjusts 8-11 mm barrel diameters. These sizes will work for wrist and small
A blower is a necessary tool. Lint
and dust must be removed from watch movements. Even a very small
piece of lint can stop a wrist watch, especially a small ladies movement.
NEW. Watch Opener vise to hold the waterproof watch case while you open it with the
wrench above. This wood vise is double sided and will hold most watches.
Useful with the tool 1.50 to hold watch. Often back is too tight to
hold the watch case in your hand.
- Watch case holder vise all aluminum,
useful to hold wrist watch case while opening with screw back case
opener. Will fit in a bench vise to hold those really tough
diver's watches etc. Use with 1.50
Jaxa style Watch Opener wrench with three adjustable jaws that can be used to open
screw back waterproof wrist watch cases. With 4 sets of pins. This opener does a good job for the money.
For professionals who will be opening
thousands of cases, I suggest T1.51 or T1.51A shown below.
Quality USA made professional grade LG
Master case opener wrench with extra sets of 3-pin jaws to open most
waterproof cases. Very good used condition.
as above, but no extra sets of pins for jaws - used
Quality USA made professional grade LG
Master case opener wrench with
one set of pins.
Others can be obtained, but most watchmakers only use this set
Vigor CD-629 rugged professional case opener.
This opener can be turned over for another set of jaws. This is
a quality used case opener and will work on most screw
back waterproof wrist watches. New cost is quite a bit more, but
this one is as good as new.
antique pin vise
made brass and steel pin vise, 3-inches long. End screws to
close down on broaches, etc. This one is very old!!
Vigor sleeve wrench
New, never used,
6-prong sleeve wrench no. 709 in box
six upper latch case springs for hunting case pocket
six assorted lower, lift, case springs for
Cleaning machine jar
L&R glass jar for L&R type watch cleaning
machines. Marked L&R on glass.
Used Seitz jeweling
tool, useful for replacing jewels in wrist and
pocket watches, with cutters, reamers, pushers, etc. Hundreds of other
uses such as for replacing hands on pocket watches, etc. Similar to a
staking set, but with specialized precision stops to prevent breaking
delicate jewels and other parts. Set looks like pictured set, but is
missing 3 or 4 stakes. Has all reamers except one. Shipping
is $15 in USA
Dumont Swiss tweezers
good used pair of Dumont 3C Swiss made tweezers,
good points, exc. condition. Dumont is one of the premier makers
of tweezers, ask any watchmaker!!! Tweezers are to a watchmaker
what a hammer is to a carpenter. Dumont has a good feel and will
last a lifetime. The points of tweezers should be
"stoned" to keep them in top shape.
Swiss tweezers, 3C, nonmagnetic
good used pair of Dumont 3C Swiss made tweezers,
good points, exc. condition.
This pair is nonmagnetic so you will not need to demagnetize.
Dumont #5 sharp points,
used, these sharp pointed tweezers are good for
hairspring manipulation, etc
Newall Swiss Tweezers
good used tweezers, style C, steel,
Style 4, used
Sanding and buffing sticks - four different from
rough to very fine
Used to shape plastic crystals, remove
rust from steel parts, finish parts, remove scratches on stainless and
gold cases and bands, and 1 million other uses
You need this file to clean out the screw slot for pocket and wrist watch
screws. Also used to make slot for new screws. Can be used to lighten the balance screws to make pocket
watch run faster. Note for this purpose I prefer undercutters.
Antique small sleeve wrench with rotating
head, three good prongs, one damaged
Good Swiss tweezers, shaped like 3C used
Swiss Tweezers, good points,
shaped like 3C
gage. A MUST have
tool. You use this gage to
measure the size of all watches, both Swiss and American. Just measure the diameter
across the dial and observe marks to indicate pocket watch sizes
size on down to wrist watch sizes like 6/0, etc. On the back
it can measure Swiss sizes, typically measured in lignes. Gage
shown is typical, the one you receive may not be exactly the same.
Magna-Flux Professional Demagnitizer
Magna-Flux Instantaneous Demagnetizer
by B. Jadow inc can be used to
demagnetize small tools and watch parts. This is a used
professional watchmakers tool that cost almost $200 new. Note that when the
hairspring of a watch gets magnetized, the watch runs very fast as the
hairspring sticks together.
Best Fit hand gage similar to one
pictured, rapidly determine
the size and length of both the hour and minute hand of wrist
watches. Watch hands can be a pain to fit, this gage makes it
WATCH MOVEMENT holder for holding movement while you are
disassembling or reassembling. Vintage used Meyers No 58 movement holder,
push release button for rapid
adjustment to fit all pocket watches from ladies pendant watches to
over 18 size. Then use screw adjustment for snug
NEW Watch assembly and disassembly MOVEMENT HOLDER, 4-sided, 8 in one holder,
nickel plated brass, holds all wrist up to small pockets
Aluminum 2-sided wristwatch movement holder needed to
hold movement while you work on it!
Bracelet (wrist) watch
remover to be used in your staking set to safely remove the
balance staff without warping the balance wheel. Instructions
included.Note - two punches shown, Only
ONE comes with the remover. By K&D, no longer made. Good
Looks same as T1.64 above,
just a little larger hole in punch for larger pivots.
remover to be used in your staking set to remove the pocket
watch balance staff without warping the balance wheel. Instructions
included. Used, no longer made.
holder, two sided, one side
holds wrist watches, the other holds pocket watches up to 18
size! You need this tool so you can assemble and
reassemble the movement.
Clock bushing hole closing punches, set of
6 in wood box, French, old LIKE NEW
Quality Vigor anvil with holes and
v-slot. This useful tool is used for staking and for adjusting
Old quality Vigor Swiss made crystal lift used
to remove and to insert plastic wrist watch crystals. Used, great
Patented USA roller table remover for
pocket watches. The roller table must be removed before a new staff
can be installed in a balance wheel. USA Patent #1941756. With
punches (not shown),
Used but exc condition
broaching tool. This tool is a MUST
HAVE TOOL to
enlarge holes in wrist and pocket watch hands so that they will fit
tightly if too small. The tool has graduated holes and clamps the
hand in place so that it can be broached. Also
can be used to hold roller tables, etc
tool for warming pallets and roller
tables so that stick shellac can be applied to hold the jewels in
place. Also, used to adjust the depth of these jewels.
Small Jewel collets for your lathe
Set of 8 chucks with screw in stops,
5 mm outside diameter. These fit inside a
standard50 ww lathe collet. They are very useful
for holding small stock, jewel settings, and a hundred other items
that need the depth adjusted. Also, take this collet in and out
of the lathe without removing the large collet.
K&D POCKET Watch mainspring winders
pocket watch mainspring winder set #126 in the original box.
This is a quality made old used set that is no longer made. Only
one available, get this one before it is gone!! It will handle
ladies pocket watches to large 18 size mens pocket watches. You
need a mainspring winder to avoid setting the spring. Also,
winding by hand is hard on the fingers!!!
Professional L&R demagnitizer.
You need a quality demagnizer to demagnite watch parts, especially the
hairspring. When magnetized, the watch will run very fast.
Also, needed to demagnetize tools such as screwdrivers and tweezers so
that screws and small parts will not stick to them.
Roller jewel and Metric thickness gage, small and accurate
gage. Hard to find Swiss gage for measuring
roller jewels and thickness of other parts. This handy tool is slipped into the slot of the
lever to give the roller jewel diameter. No longer made, genuine
old quality. You need it even if you don't know it!!
mainspring winder adjusts 5 to 8 mm, NO 123 in paper box
set of 10 small needle files, great condition
Stick of Crystal Polish
for PLASTIC Crystals
Polish out scratches in plastic
crystals!! This buffing stick when used with a buffing wheel
will polish hundreds of crystals saving you big bucks. If
scratches are deep, then fine sandpaper can be used first, then polish
with this compound.
Antique bench key will wing many pocket
watches. One end damaged (the one for male stems or keywind
watches,which is not often used)
Universal or Bench winder for pocket watches, up to 18
size. Rotating head has a stem to fit most all pocket watches. Use this tool
to let down the mainspring power or to wind movement when it is out of
the case!! A must!!
used, Swiss Montros watch holder, will hold all pocket
and wrist watches, reversible, One of my favorite holders, very nice
Swiss Dip oilers
Set of three old Swiss dip oilers to oil pocket and
K&D pocket watch hand remover. Not
a cheap copy!!
Only one in stock.
USA made stainless general purpose
Wrist watch oil
Hamilton PML 92 wrist watch oil, bottle
in original box
Old bottle, only small amount of Mobius
Watch Oil, but will oil hundreds of watches
Bow opening and closing pliers for pocket
watches. This old pair works very well and is a must if you work
on pocket watches. You cannot afford to have a loose bow as it
could fall off breaking the watch.
Four dozen (48) all different new plastic high-dome round watch crystals. If
you collect or repair wrist watches, you need this assortment. You get one
of each from 22.6 mm (millimeters) to 32.0 mm in steps of 0.2 mm. Each
crystal is individually labeled. This assortment will handle a
majority of round crystal needs.
Assortment of 20 American Pocket watch ratchet
NOS, 16 size Elgin Mainspring, blue steel
16 size Elgin escape jewel, plate
NOS, 8/0 Elgin durapower mainspring
Waltham 18S, 1892 model, recoil clicks
M3B $8 pair
Pocket Watch Hands, 16S, Railroad style, fit
Illinois, hole 1.65mm x 0.9 mm
$5 second hand Waltham
16 size Waltham pocket watch second hand
M3D Waltham aircraft clock stem for CDIA$55
Custom made stem for Waltham CDIA WWII
aircraft clock. These stems were often broken off and are
unavailable. This one is a very good reproduction.
Walthamwrist watchenamel dial
new old stock 3/0 Waltham circa WWI enamel wrist watch dials with a red
numeral 12. Very limited quantity left.
Hamilton Military Dial
Mint new old stock 6/0 Hamilton 987 WWII wrist watch
dial for military watches.
Many dials made for the military were required to be unmarked. Only one available,
Waltham military dial
new old stock 6/0 Waltham WWII aviator's wrist watch dial, 1942, sweep
second. Only 2 left.
Waltham military dial
Waltham A17 black aviator military dial.
These watches were issued shortly after WWII. New old stock. (4 available)
Elgin military dial
new old stock 16S WWII Elgin BW Raymond 24 hr white enamel dial. This
fits the early 22 jewel (marked 21j) Army Aircorps model with the sweep second hand. This dial is
than the black (metal painted) dial that is usually seen on these watches. Very limited
aircraft clock dial
Mint new old stock Elgin 1 7/8 inch diameter aircraft clock dial. Only
25 Assorted fancy plastic SUC crystals in the
16 size Elgin 4 th wheel (one that carries the second
hand) fits most of the post 1900 7 jewel to 17 jewel models
16 size Hamilton 4 th wheel (992
and most other Hamilton 16 size except 992B)
twenty-five assorted square plastic xtals, new, but
not marked, mens and ladies styles
Balance Complete for 21 jewel Elgin BW Raymond 16 size Railroad Watch grade
571 (only one available)
Elgin 16 size balance wheel complete, double roller, fits most models 7 to
Bulova wrist WWII military Balance complete for movement 10AKCSH (Aviator's