To cater to our customers in the watch industry and micromechanics, we have significantly expanded our product range, consulting services, after-sales services and team.
Olaf Sprich
Head Sales, Executive Director
Brütsch/Rüegger Tools

Experience and expertise since 1877


10,000 items, 220 manufacturers

For decades, customers in the watchmaking industry and microtechnology have relied on our comprehensive range of professional tools, maintenance materials and operating equipment.

A complete range for the watch industry:

  • Workshop equipment and furniture
  • Measuring equipment
  • Hand tools
  • Devices and machinery
  • Maintenance materials and consumables
  • Personal protective equipment

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Our own brands

Our own brands are well established in the watchmaking industry and meet the high standards of the watch and jewellery industry.

Everything for watchmakers and jewellers:

  • Precision tools and testing equipment
  • Maintenance materials and cleaning agents
  • Oils for clockwork movements
  • Saw blades for the jewellery industry
  • Hygiene and protective items

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Novostar oils/greases

Customised solutions and tools

Searching for something very special? We can meet even the most specific of requirements. That is why we have significantly expanded our expertise and options for customised solutions and tools.

We offer:

  • Personalised complete solutions
  • Special tools
  • Product design and layout

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Dynamic measurement: Sylvac Scan S25T

Equipped with the latest technology, this high-resolution precision measuring device is ideal for taking quick measurements of small cylindrical parts up to 26 mm in diameter and 200 mm in length, such as watch parts, dental implants, bone screws etc.

  • Simple and intuitive to use
  • More than 150 measurement functions
  • Fast, precise, non-contact

2D video measurement: Sylvac Visio

The video measuring microscope can be used on watch plates to measure different geometric shapes, characteristics and dimensions automatically within seconds using 2D profile projection.

  • Transmitted-light, coaxial and incident-light illumination
  • Short training period: max. half a day's training

Sylvac Scan   Sylvac Visio

Hive "Quality Control" — the software module for simple and complete logging of measurement data

As all measuring equipment and measuring stations are networked with Hive "Quality Control", all measurements carried out during production and assembly are recorded in a central database and are then available to all departments.

Benefits at a glance:

  • Simple and intuitive operation
  • Full traceability
  • Logs comprehensive measurements and test data
  • Automatic identification of the measuring equipment and workpiece

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Boost your productivity by more than 20%

Optimise your procurement and management process with our ToolBox solutions.

Keep everything under control:

  • Watchmaker's tools
  • Watch components
  • Cutting and milling tools
  • Measuring and testing equipment
  • Maintenance materials and consumables
  • 24/7 availability
  • Complete traceability

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Our specialists for the watch industry

Our consultants have many years of industry experience and provide our customers with competent and authoritative advice. You can request professional advice on +41 44 736 63 63 or via the contact form below. 

Loic Châtelain

Strategic Account Manager Watch Industry

Marko Secivanovic

Technical Specialist Watch Industry

David Dumont

Technical Specialist Watch Industry

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