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The clock tools on this page with the books provided under clock books will enable someone to do simple to advance clock repair or cleaning on there clocks. 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.


Mainspring Winder
Clock Repair Tools

Winder for loop end mainsprings, to be used with the mainspring clamps next item over.

#CT1 - $10

Mainspring Clamps
Clock Repair Tools

Set of 4 mainspring Clock Tools clamps keep a mainspring in the wound position to keep them under control. Best to get two of these sets for paired sized mainsprings.

#CT2 - $9

Oiler with Oil
Clock Repair Tools

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 - $12

Anchor Clock Oil
Clock Repair Tools

Regular clock oil in a 20ml bottle. This does not have an applicator but you can use a needle or a toothpick to put one drop at a time to where the clock movement needs it.

#CT4 - $10


Hand Remover Tool
Clock Repair Tools

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

Assorted Files
Clock Repair Tools

Set of 12 needle files Clock Tools for various uses in clock repair. There are many assorted shapes.

#CT6 - $13

5 Prong Clock Keys
Clock Repair Tools

These two 5 prong clock keys will wind almost all wall or mantle clocks.

#CT7 - $19

Cutting Broaches
Clock Repair Tools

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


5pc Tweezers
Clock Repair Tools

Stainless steel tweezers set of five various styles. Useful to reach into a clock movement to arrange the wheels as your assembling a movement. One each AA, MM, NN, 3 and 5 in a plastic pouch.

Clock Tools #CT9-- $11

Assembley Supports
Clock Repair Tools

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

6 Large >Broaches
Clock Repair Tools

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

7 Closing Punches
Clock Repair Tools

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 - $39


Centering Punch
Clock Repair Tools

This has adjustment for a heavy or light punch.

#CT13 - $15

Precision Screwdrivers
Clock Repair Tools

Set of nine precision screwdrivers set in a wooden Box. Assorted sizes for small screws.

#CT14 - $12

Pivot Reaching Tool
Clock Repair Tools

Perfect Clock Tools for assembling clock movements and trying disassembled movement that is going together.

#CT15 - $8

Wooden Bench Key
Clock Repair Tools

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


Vision Visor
Clock Repair Tools

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

Pin Vise Set
Clock Repair Tools

Set of 4 with capacities from .0mm to 4.65mm. Good to use on broaches when reaming out a pivot hole diameter. Grabs hold of a post of some sort so you can work with it basically. Small part of the pinvise is knurled so it can be easily rotated.

#CT18 - $12

Punch Set
Clock Repair Tools

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

Nylon / Brass Hammer
Clock Repair Tools

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


Movement Test Stand
Clock Repair Tools

Works great on testing mantle or wall clock movements. Durable, practical, adjustable and well made.

#CT21 - $50

Clock Staking Set
Clock Repair Tools

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

Orange Wood
Clock Repair Tools

Good for cleaning pivot holes, can be sharpened to a fine point to get in the Smallest holes. Comes as a bundle.

#CT23 - $4

0-25 Micrometer
Clock Repair Tools

Readings of 0-25mm micrometer. Good for reading the diameter or thickness of many clock parts.

#CT24 - $15


Mainspring Release Tool
Clock Repair Tools

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

Let Down Tool Set
Clock Repair Tools

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

Hand Bushing Adjustment Tool
Clock Repair Tools

This 8" long tool is to enable the user to turn and adjust the minute hand bushing on German clock hands.

#CT27 - $13

Scratch Awl Tool
Clock Repair Tools

This is to scratch a repair mark on a movement, also a pin pusher

#CT28 - $8


Crow Foot Tool
Clock Repair Tools

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

Multi-Tip Screwdriver
Clock Repair Tools

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 - $14

Magnetizer Demagnetizer
Clock Repair Tools

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 - $10

Hexagonal Staking Block
Clock Repair Tools

This hexagonal staking block is used frequently as it has various sized holes for many purposes. Made of steel.

#CT32 - $15


Clock Bubble Level
Clock Repair Tools

Bubble level for help to put a clock into beat or just level it for an even tick tock.

#CT33 - $1.

Clock Cleaning Solution
Clock Repair Tools

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

Clock Cleaning Brush
Clock Repair Tools

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

Pliers Mix Set of 4
Clock Repair Tools

Flat nose, Round nose, Pointed and cutting set of pliers.

#CT36 - $15