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Tips on how to do a Quality Check upon arrival

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odongo

Always wanted to buy a set like that with watch tools, I bought couple of both ebay and amazon for about 15 USD and some of the tools just broke and scratched my watches. Any pointers where I could get a quality watch tool set ?

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firemcburn

great post and pictures. thanks

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Tickman

Excellent write up, thank you!

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jp09

This post is spectacular. 

I am traveling fast down the rabbit hole and need to acquire a tool kit.  Of course an Amazon search yields lots of options.  Does anybody want to comment on this kit?  Or aim me towards a better option? 

I hope posting the URL is OK.  If no, my apologies.

https://www.amazon.com/EZTool-Watch-Repair-Wrench-Tool/dp/B01DU47EEM/ref=sr_1_1_sspa?crid=2CJMJ9YFUY0C5&keywords=watch+repair+kit&qid=1557766306&s=gateway&sprefix=watch+%2Caps%2C190&sr=8-1-spons&psc=1

Thank you in advance for any thoughts.

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FudgyDocker
Posted (edited)
4 hours ago, jp09 said:

This post is spectacular. 

I am traveling fast down the rabbit hole and need to acquire a tool kit.  Of course an Amazon search yields lots of options.  Does anybody want to comment on this kit?  Or aim me towards a better option? 

I hope posting the URL is OK.  If no, my apologies.

https://www.amazon.com/EZTool-Watch-Repair-Wrench-Tool/dp/B01DU47EEM/ref=sr_1_1_sspa?crid=2CJMJ9YFUY0C5&keywords=watch+repair+kit&qid=1557766306&s=gateway&sprefix=watch+%2Caps%2C190&sr=8-1-spons&psc=1

Thank you in advance for any thoughts.

I wasn't overly impressed with that one. I ordered and received this one today, instead.

https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B00BVG3JMS/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o00_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1

 

**Edit - sorry doesn't look like it's available on the.com site :(

 

Edited by Bill_Niggs

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tony06200
5 minutes ago, Bill_Niggs said:

I've the same tool kit, it isn't a great quality :

some tool were magnetized and i've to rework the case opener adaptaters with à small file ...

But it's ok for the basic work just add à hand remover and hand puller and you will be abble to replace a basic movement.  

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Hattricks

Great post, but this was made 8 years ago. Is Debris found in the movement still an issue? 

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BADBILLY

Thanks Silverspeed,

It has always proven wise to me, to follow the directions of others that have already traveled on the path, that I am seeking.

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thejudge

This is great thread do we have one for common problems issues.  i.e Watch running Slow/Fast, Stopping around date change 12pm, Stubborn pins in bracelets.

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CallmeConnie

Thank you for ur tutorial. Super useful

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fliebySef

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Kmast

Thanks for this, 

 

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