Which watch winder do I need?
The most pure form of watches is the automatic watch. Your motion ensures that the watch receives energy and continues to "run". But what if you're not always wearing your watch (or logically you won't wear all your watches at the same time)? The solution is simple and practical; a watch winder. A watch winder ensures that your automatic watch (s) is always provided with sufficient energy, so that it keeps running. This has a few big advantages. First advantage is convenience. You do not have to set your watch every time (time, date, moon phase, GMT etc etc). Secondly, it is also good for automatic watches, better than standing still. Because of the motion, the oil is well distributed over the movement so that the operation parts remain smooth. Finally, we would like to mention the aesthetic element. Rotating watches in a watch winder are simply a beautiful sight. A watch winder is a real "eye catcher" for many people and besides being functional, it is also very nice to have a watch winder in your office, bedroom in your living room.
Choosing a good watch winder is easy. We would like to give you the following tips; choose quality, determine how many watches you want to use in the watch winder, choose a watch winder that offers certain functionality and buy from a good seller.
Cheap is often expensive and that also applies to watch winders. Do you want to buy a watch winder on Ebay or Alibaba? Fine, but keep in mind that these watch winders mostly have Chinese motors and/or gearbox. This technique is not sustainable and can make noise over time. Not exactly what you want in your bedroom.
Which watches would you like to wind in your watch winder? Choose a for a certain capacity for your watch collection and consider any new watches coming in. After all, it would be a pity when you don't have enough capacity to wind your latest automatic watch.
With a good watch winder, the direction of rotation and the number of revolutions per day can be set. This ensures that you can set an individual program for each automatic watch. This is flexible, especially for the future.
A good seller has a large collection of watch winders from different brands that you can compare easily. It is important that the supplier of an official dealer/reseller so that you can be sure that it is an original product and for service/warranty.
Do you have questions and/or comments regarding a watch winder? Please contact us for advice on tips.