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How to Use a WOLF Watch Winder

A WOLF watch winder is a luxurious and elegant way to keep your automatic watch wound and running while you’re not wearing it. WOLF winders are known for their high quality, precision craftsmanship, and stylish designs.

In this article, we’ll explain how to use a WOLF watch winder step-by-step. We’ll also cover some additional tips and frequently asked questions.

Step 1: Choose the right winder

WOLF watch winders come in a variety of sizes and styles, so it’s important to choose the right one for your needs. If you only have one automatic watch, a single winder will suffice. However, if you have multiple watches, or if you want to be able to wind your watches in different positions, you may want to consider a multiple winder.

WOLF winders also come with a variety of features, such as multiple turns per day (TPD) settings, sleep modes, and quiet operation. Consider which features are important to you when choosing a winder.

Step 2: Set up the winder

Once you’ve chosen a winder, follow the instructions in the manual to set it up. This will typically involve connecting the power adapter and programming the TPD setting.

Step 3: Place your watch in the winder

To place your watch in the winder, first remove the cuff. Then, carefully slide your watch over the cuff, making sure that the watch face is covering the WOLF logo. Finally, place the cuff back into the winder.

Step 4: Turn on the winder

Once your watch is in the winder, turn it on. The winder will begin to rotate your watch, winding it up.

Step 5: Leave your watch in the winder

You can leave your watch in the winder for as long as you’re not wearing it. The winder will keep your watch wound and running, even if you don’t wear it for weeks or months.

Additional tips

  • Make sure that your watch is compatible with the winder. WOLF winders are compatible with most automatic watches, but there are a few exceptions. Check the winder manual or the manufacturer’s website to see if your watch is compatible.
  • Set the TPD setting to match the recommendations for your watch. Most automatic watches require 650-850 TPD.
  • Use the sleep mode feature if you’re not going to be wearing your watch for a while. The sleep mode will stop the winder from rotating, which can save battery life.
  • Clean and lubricate your watch regularly. This will help to keep your watch in good condition and extend its lifespan.

Frequently asked questions

Q: How often should I wind my watch?

If you wear your watch every day, you don’t need to wear it. The movement of your wrist will keep it wound. However, if you don’t wear your watch for more than a few days, you should wear it to keep it running.

Q: Can I overwind my watch?

Yes, it is possible to overwind an automatic watch. However, WOLF winders are designed to prevent overwinding. They have a built-in safety mechanism that stops the winder from rotating once the watch is fully wound.

Q: How long will my watch stay wound in a winder?

The amount of time that your watch will stay wound in a winder depends on the watch and the winder. Most automatic watches will stay wound for at least a week in a WOLF winder. Some watches may stay wound for several months.

Q: Can I leave my watch in the winder all the time?

Yes, you can leave your watch in the winder all the time. WOLF winders are designed to keep your watch safe and wound.


WOLF watch winders are a great way to keep your automatic watch wound and running while you’re not wearing it. By following the tips in this article, you can ensure that your watch is properly wound and cared for.