Seiko SKX vs. Seiko 5 Sports Divers – What’s the Difference?

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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?

The 27 Seiko 5 Sports Divers That are Replacing the Discontinued SKX

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

The Best Watch Straps for A Hot Summer

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

How Much Does A Fully Modded Seiko SKX Cost? (SKX Planet Ocean Homage Mod)

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)

Grant Cardone’s Watch Collection

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

5 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Buy The Orient Bambino

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

How to Set the Time and Date on a Mechanical Watch

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

11 Things to Consider When Buying Your First 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