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G-S Hand Inserter & Accessories

The G-S Hand Inserter is a sturdy hand press used in watch and gauge repair for inserting watch crystals and gauge windows.

The Hand Inserter may be purchased in sets with accessories or as a stand-alone product.

There are three types of sets that include a G-S Hand Inserter, and all sets are packed in a sturdy box:

Additional sets & accessories:



HP-5 Hand Inserter Set HP-5 Hand Inserter Set

  • The HP-5 Set is our most complete Hand Inserter Set. It includes all standard accessories for fitting regular crystals, PA Waterproof crystals, and ring crystals.
  • This set also opens and closes conventional and digital watch cases.
  • The HP-5 Set includes 20 adapter cups, 6 rubber plugs and 4 rectangular adapters for fitting watches that range in size from 8.4mm to 57.1mm (G-S size 70).

 


HP-6 Hand Inserter Set HP-6 Hand Inserter Set

  • The HP-6 Set is our most popular Hand Inserter Set. It is used for closing the backs of snap-type watch case backs only.
  • This set includes 6 round (sizes 5, 7, 13, 15, 17, 19) and 4 rectangular adapter cups.

 


Conversion Set

  • The X061 Conversion Set includes 14 metal adapter cups and 6 plugs to convert an HP-6 Set to a complete HP-5 Set.
  • Each sturdy storage box includes locations for all adapter cups and plugs, so the HP-6 Set can be conveniently upgraded to the complete HP-5 Set.

 


H-1 Hand Inserter Set H-1 Hand Inserter Set

  • The H-1 Set is used for fitting crystals and windows for dial indicators, gauges, instruments and watches.
  • This set includes the G-S Hand Press, 10 blocks and 6 plugs for fitting crystals by compression, for crystals ranging from 8.4mm to 50.8mm (2").
  • The blocks and plugs may also be purchased individually.

 

G-S Blocks

Description

Inches

Millimeters

Use Plug Size:

X007

11.5mm - 2-3/4

.45" - .57"

11.5mm - 14.4mm

HP5038 - #5

X008

3 - 10

.58" - .75"

14.6mm - 19.0mm

HP5037 - #4

X009

11 - 16

.78" - .90"

1937mm - 22.9mm

HP5033 - #0

X010

17 - 22

.93" - 1.05"

23.5mm - 26.7mm

HP5036 - #3

X011

23 - 28

1.08" - 1.20"

27.3mm - 30.5mm

HP5036 - #3

X012

29 - 34

1.23" - 1.35"

31.1mm - 34.3mm

HP5035 - #2

X013

35 - 40

1.38" - 1.50"

34.9mm - 38.1mm

HP5035 - #2

X014

41 - 46

1.53" - 1.65"

38.7mm - 41.9mm

HP5034 - #1

X015

47 - 52

1.68" - 1.80"

42.6mm - 45.7mm

HP5034 - #1

X016

53 - 58

1.83" - 1.95"

46.4mm - 49.5mm

HP5034 - #1

 


Hand Inserter Accessories Hand Inserter Accessories

The TR-13 Set is a set of 13 replacement plastic rings to fit HP-5 adapters. These rings enable the user to insert reflector ring crystals more easily, and they also prevent marring.

 


RA-4 Set The RA-4 Set is for use in closing digital and analog watch cases with Flat Fancy and Flat Round crystals. The four metal rectangular adapters have plastic walls to prevent marring, and are included in both the HP-5 and HP-6 sets.

 


Accessories for Fitting Windows for Large Gauges and Instruments

  • Available from G-S are large blocks and plugs for fitting windows that are over 2" (50.8mm) in diameter.
  • Also available are components to adapt an arbor press for use of these large blocks. Please contact us for more details on these components.

 

Set No. 60
Set No. 60
includes 6 large wooden blocks and one large plug. This set enables the user to fit windows from 50.8mm to 76.2mm (2" to 3", or G-S size 60 to 100) in diameter.

These blocks may be purchased as a set or individually.

 

G-S Blocks

Description

Inches

Millimeters

Use Plug Size:

X063

60 - 64 Block

2.00" - 2.13"

50.8mm - 54.1mm

X069 - 2.00"-3.00"

X064

65 - 69 Block

2.13" - 2.28"

54.1mm - 57.9mm

X069 - 2.00"-3.00"

X065

70 - 74 Block

2.28" - 2.44"

57.9mm - 62.0mm

X069 - 2.00"-3.00"

X066

75 - 79 Block

2.44" - 2.60"

62.0mm - 66.0mm

X069 - 2.00"-3.00"

X067

80 - 84 Block

2.60" - 2.76"

66.0mm - 70.1mm

X069 - 2.00"-3.00"

X068

85 - 90 Block

2.76" - 3.00"

70.1mm - 76.2mm

X069 - 2.00"-3.00"

 

X057 Extra Large Plug
X057 Extra large block
and X058 Extra large plug enable the user to fit windows from 76.2mm to 101.6mm (3" to 4").

 

 

 

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