Your most memorable watch of 2013
A slightly different thread and I wonder what is your favourite watch of this year, whether it is something you bought or saw? Many pieces may have come and gone but does any one stand out? Mine has to be the Omega POC in titanium as it rejuvenates my interest in Omega.
Top 5 Seiko Watches
With so many nice Seiko watches to explore — new and vintage - our WatchTime contributor gives the run down on his Top 5 favorite Seiko watches in this Fratello Friday feature.
Seiko 6217-8000 diver from May 1965. The watch has a new H-link bracelet with custom endlinks. The dial, hands and crown are NOS parts sourced from Japan and Australia. The bezel insert is an aftermarket reproduction from the UK. I Removed the original bezel pip and installed a more era correct colour and shape pip. The 6217 movement was overhauled and all worn parts were replaced with NOS parts. The watch was a gift to my wife.
Seiko Prospex Diver SLA017 62Mas Reedition - Baselworld 2017 Review (Specs & Price)
This is it; the star of show - or at least the watch that received most comments and that reached the 1st place in our "most read article of Baselworld 2017". And believe us, surpassing Rolex in numbers during the Basel Watch Fair is properly impressive... All of that, just to tell you how expected this watch was and how well received it has been. Its name: the Seiko Prospex Diver SLA017. Its function: being a faithful recreation of the 1965 Seiko 62Mas ref. 6217, meaning the first…