DIY Watchmaking Kit + Watch Dial Aging Experience | Expedition：
Our Expedition watch DIY watch kit with an amazing twist! This kit comes with extra dials and hand sets so you can age your components following our detailed guides on aging. Create your very own unique patina for the dials and hands and assemble them into your very own vintage sports watch.
Note: The experience will require an oven and some coffee grounds, both can be easily acquired so we won't be including them in our kit.
The DIY kit includes:
Complete components of one 38mm Expedition series mechanical watch
Watch Case: DWC Expedition series 38mm 316L stainless steel case (Sapphire Crystal) - 10ATM Case Back: Exhibition case back (Mineral Crystal) Movement Holder: Movement holder for TMI NH Series
Standard expedition watch crown with logo (Stem pre-assembled for TMI NH Series) Watch dial: DWC D01 Luminous Dial with Date Window (TMI NH Series) x 10
Hands: Diver Hands with SuperLuminova C3 Lume (TMI NH Series) x 10 sets Movement: TMI NH35 by Seiko Strap:
DIY Watch Club FKM Rubber Watch Band - Black (20mm) x 1
DIY Watch Club Vintage Lather Strap - Brown (20mm) x 1
- Watchmaking tool options:
- Standard Tool Set w/ cardboard box
- DWC Tool Set w/ Brown PU Bag
- DWC professional watchmaker tools with Box upgrade
- No tools - for those who already have watch repair tools. Please make sure you have hand removal tools and hand-setting tools (usually not included in watch repair kits)
- Complete video instructions (English, Cantonese & Mandarin)
Time required：120~ mins (Simply enjoy the watchmaking process at your own pace)
Mod potential：★★★★ (movement, dial, hands, and chapter ring compatible with DWC diver watches)
Challenging Level : ★★★★
HOW TO AGE YOUR WATCH COMPONENTS:
DWC PRO WATCHMAKING TOOL KIT:
This is our Pro Tool Kit, a DWC in-house design from top to bottom. This is a lot more than a mere step up from standard Amazon watch-making tools; it is a collection of tools we designed and crafted to give you the best watchmaking experience possible.
And in watchmaking, just like many other crafts, the quality of the tools does affect the quality of the outcome.
Learn more about it here: What Makes a Good Watchmaking Tool
SEIKO MOD COMPATIBILITY:
This dive watch is partially compatible with Seiko Mods. For detail please check out our blog post here:
A Seiko made original rotor with Côtes de Genève finish, customized by us. A perfect icing on the cake for the watch you assembled yourself or a mod you are proud of. Best paired with an exhibition case back. Design your custom rotor