The clock tools on this page with a good clock repair book will enable someone to do some basic clock repair.
Some clocks are spring driven and require special clock tools as listed below. When doing a clock repair on a spring driven clock movement, you would always need to release the power of the mainspring with the clock tool called the let down. Its called the let down clock tool as its made to let down the power of the mainspring in a safe and controlled manner.
This will be by far the best screwdriver you will ever use for clock repair. It is so handy to have a spinning top and be able to switch from various tips that are stored within the handle itself. Works great with the magnitizer we offer.
#CT30 - $11
This tool is easy to use and very effective. Stick the tool through it and the tool is now magnetized. Do it again and the tool is now demagnetized. Works great with the Multi-tip screwdriver.
#CT31 - $6
These two 5 prong clock keys will wind almost all wall or mantle clocks.
#CT7 - $19
Perfect Clock Tools for assembling clock movements and trying disassembled movement that is going together.
#CT15 - $8
Removes stubborn hands and gears in a straight motion. This Clock Tool is needed on many 400 day clock hands that a stuck on as well as pulling gears off of the back of chime movements.
#CT5 - $8
Works great on testing mantle or wall clock movements. Durable, practical, adjustable and well made.
#CT21 - $65
This magnifier can be worn over glasses. This fits over the head and will be the most convenient magnification for inspecting important components of the clock movement and parts. This quality tool is made here in USA. Distortion free acrylic lens that is coated for superior abrasion resistance. The lens is also coated for increased light transmission for a brighter image. It has a padded comfort band that is ratchet adjustable.
#CT17 - $19
6 Smaller Broaches for large watches and Small clocks. There are different sizes in this assortment. These are used to ream out pivot holes and get them ready for a new bushing.
#CT8 - $14
Assorted sized clock broaches for larger clock movements. These are used to ream out a pivot hole diameter and get it ready to put in a new bushing.
Item #CT11-- $22
Set of 12 needle files Clock Tools for various uses in clock repair. There are many assorted shapes.
#CT6 - $13
16 Piece set of anvils and stakes for clockmakers. 16 assorted punches: 4 flat-faced hollow, 10 round-faced hollow and 2 assorted hole closing sizes. Large hardened steel anvil with 10 holes of graduated sizes. Complete with wooden set holder.
#CT19 - $55
Clock Staking Set in a wooden closable container. These sturdy stakes have various hole diameters in the ends to fit the task at hand.
#CT22 - $55
Spring loaded tips on these Clock Tools. These take a hole diameter and make them smaller. These are to be used with a small hammer.
#CT12 - $49
Readings of 0-25mm micrometer. Good for reading the diameter or thickness of many clock parts.
#CT24 - $15
Clock repair crow foot tool. This is used on the bench for prying things apart and various uses. It is needed often but not really for anything specific.
#CT29 - $13
Keeps the movement up and stable during an overhaul. Just tighten one post on each corner to work on the clock movement as its in the air. Set of 4 posts 3 3/4" long. Includes a hanging bracket to hang the movement for testing
#CT10 - $34
Handle with 3 chucks covers about every key size. Put the chuck into the handle and then release the mainspring in a slow controlled manner.
#CT25 - $44
Used to release the power in a wound up mainspring. Key goes into the chuck and the chuck goes into the handle so you can let down the power of the spring. Basically the same thing as CT21 but with a better design.
#CT26 - $29
Clock Tools Used to release the power in a wound up mainspring. This will go over your existing key and let you release the power in a safe manner as you release the click. This is really a ring holding tool, but it works good as a mainspring tool
#CT16 - $10
Winder for loop end mainsprings, to be used with the mainspring clamps. This is to take a unwound loop end mainspring and wind it up to get a clamp on. When the C clamp is on, it is much easier to manage in the clock movement assembley process.
#CT1 - $10
Fountain oiler filled with general clock oil. Convenient applicator to get into tough areas. This is the oil you need to lubricate your clock.
#CT3 - $6
Beautiful brass bristle brush which brings bright beauty to big bulky brass plates. This is to be used on stubborn spots of grime, to be used with cleaning solution.
#CT35 - $3
One pint of concentrated ammoniated clock cleaning solution that can be used to clean movements by hand, or to use with a ultrasonic cleaning machine. Just mix 1 part of this solution to 6 parts of water to clean old clock oil from the movement. Best to get the Ebook also for instructions on how to do this.
#CT34 - $12
This 8" long tool is to enable the user to turn and adjust the minute hand bushing on German clock hands.
#CT27 - $13
Nylon head on one end and brass on the other. Good for doing light tapping on something you do not want to get damaged. Comes with a metal handle.
#CT20 - $9