About Chester Hobby Store

Metalworking machinery and tooling specialists; Chester Machine Tools.

Welcome to the Chester Hobby Store shop. Part of the Chester Machine Tools brand, we’ve been supplying machinery including CNC and conventional machine tools globally since 1992.

Chester UK over 30 years

With a vast portfolio of brands including Brierley, Kitchen and Walker, and Astra, alongside our own Chester brand. Providing machining and tooling for industry, engineers and professionals, our Hobby Store shop specialises in providing high quality machining for hobbyists.

At Chester Hobby Store you can find a vast range of metalworking machines for the hobbyist, including lathes, mills, drills and bandsaws, alongside an extensive range of tooling and accessories.

The success and growth of the Chester brand is attributed to customer satisfaction. Since the company started 30 years ago we have promoted an ethos that puts the customer first. We pride ourselves on quality service, from sales to support and with our unparalleled expertise in the machine tool industry, we are certain that we can help you find the perfect machine.

All of our metalworking machines are built to a high standard. We’re accredited with ISO9001 standards and CE certification. With each machine tested by our service engineers prior to dispatch ensuring high quality and providing outstanding reliability. 

Not just based online, we have a dedicated model engineer showroom in Hawarden, near Chester. Where visitors can view our extensive range of machines, tooling and accessories, with click and collect options available.

Chester Machine Tools. Experts in Machining.

We Know Machine Tools
A good understanding of machine tools and their environment is essential to provide you with the right machine.

Latest Technology
Chester continue to expand their range of machine tools and accessories, enabling us to offer the widest range of machines and tooling in the UK.

Chester offers a 1 year full manufacturers parts warranty & 12 month return to base warranty.

Chester have been distributing and installing machine tools all over the UK and overseas for over 28 years. Including private individuals, training establishments, schools and industrial customers.

Made to Last
Chester machines are built to very high standards.  All machines are made from cast iron and are quality checked throughout production.  Final quality checks are carried out by Chester engineers.

Total Satisfaction
When you contact Chester for a quotation, you can also request a site visit by one of our sales engineers to discuss your requirements.

Machine Preparation
All machines go through a pre delivery inspection carried out by one of our experienced and qualified service engineers.

Service and Support
Chester offers parts and after sales service from our head office.

Spare Parts
Supply of spare parts is an important aspect of the company and at Chester we carry a wide range of spares for all our machines. 

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