With Seiko recently announcing their new line of Seiko 5 Sports divers, it has many questioning which is the better Seiko dive watch. Is it the classic Seiko SKX or the new Seiko 5 Sports Divers? How do they compare? Which should you buy? The Seiko SKX has been officially discontinued and it’s possible this … Read more Seiko SKX vs. Seiko 5 Sports Divers – What’s the Difference?
Looks like the Seiko SKX is finally getting a long-awaited facelift and 27 new models will be added to the newly revived Seiko 5 Sports line, potentially replacing the Seiko SKX which is rumored to be discontinued in the near future. Though not a complete replacement, as both the SKX and the new divers have … Read more The 27 Seiko 5 Sports Divers That are Replacing the Discontinued SKX
Wearing the wrong watch strap in the warmer months can be uncomfortable at best, and a sweaty mess. I didn’t mean for that to rhyme, I promise. Summer is the time to ditch your leather straps and opt for some ‘cooler’ options, both literally and figuratively. Here are some of the best types of watch … Read more The Best Watch Straps for A Hot Summer
Being the huge watch geek… Lover… And addict I am, I’m constantly scouring the internet for cool new watches to add to my collection. I recently managed to snag this insanely beautiful, fully modded Seiko SKX007. SKX Planet Ocean Homage Mod It’s a mod intended to look like the ever so popular Omega Seamaster Planet … Read more How Much Does A Fully Modded Seiko SKX Cost? (SKX Planet Ocean Homage Mod)
Multi-millionaire real estate investor, ‘#1 sales trainer in the world’ and New York Times bestselling author, Grant Cardone has quite a serious watch collection. As you might expect, Grant has watches that are some serious heavy hitters. Any one of them costs more than my entire humble collection. He definitely has a distinct style – … Read more Grant Cardone’s Watch Collection
If you’re looking for a watch to play sports with, you might’ve heard the term ‘sports watch’ being thrown around. The categories and types of different watches can often be vague. So, what exactly is a sports watch? Sports Watch Definition A sports watch is defined as a highly functional, durable and usually water-resistant watch. … Read more What is a Sports Watch?
The Orient Bambino is generally regarded as one of the best affordable automatic dress watches currently on the market. Its elegant charm and modern execution are rare to find at this price point. The movement inside is made in-house by Orient themselves, again rare in entry level watches. It’s readily available and affordable online. All … Read more 5 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Buy The Orient Bambino
If you’re new to the world of mechanical watches, you probably have many questions about how to use and maintain your first automatic watch. What should you do when you first get your watch? How do you set the time? It’s not running, is it broken? It can seem simple enough on the surface, it’s … Read more How to Set the Time and Date on a Mechanical Watch
So, you’re looking to buy your first mechanical watch ever. Congratulations, but first a warning… IT CAN GET VERY ADDICTING. You’re probably thinking “oh, I’ll just buy one watch, that’s all I’ll need.” Well, be careful, because that’s exactly what I thought when I bought my first automatic watch, a Seiko 5 SNXS79 from Amazon. … Read more 11 Things to Consider When Buying Your First Mechanical Watch
Getting your first automatic watch is like a rite of passage. Sizing your own folded link bracelet, even more so. Watch bracelets with folded links like that of the Seiko 5 can be tricky to size if you don’t know what you’re doing. It’s a slightly tedious process, but knowing how will let you skip … Read more How to Size a Folded Link Watch Bracelet