Original Seiko Leather Watchbands Left Aside

We can all agree that Seiko is one of the world’s most innovative watch manufacturers around. Exactly the same goes for their watch bands, which are made of luxurious and qualitative materials. While we can all agree that Seiko is second to none when it comes to watch making, but can we say the same…

140th Anniversary Seiko 5 Sports SRPG47 LE

With 2021 being its 140th year anniversary, Seiko have released several watch collections to commemorate their success. One of the collections released for the 140th anniversary would be the blue-and-white-themed models, which consist of Prospex, Presage, Astron, and 5 Sport families. Each of the watches are presented in a white and blue themed, as well…

Small Watches are the NEW Trend?

What is the most ideal watch size these days? 40mm? 42mm? 44mm? 46mm? 48mm? Are big & over-sized watches becoming less popular and fading away? Here’s a list of popular 40 mm and smaller watch models that we often see and hear about in today’s watch communities. Are small size watches dominating the market? What…

Seiko Sumo Looking Solar Prospex Chrono SSC807

With 2021 being its 140th year anniversary, and to commemorate the well-deserved success, Seiko decided to released three limited edition Prospex diver models with color inspired by the Japanese diver’s paradise, the tranquil island of Iriomote in Okinawa. The island of Iriomote in Okinawa Prefecture attracts divers from all over the world. The place is known…

Strapcode’s Tropic Pro Rubber Strap

TROPIC rubber watch straps was first introduced back in the sixties, and it quickly became a popular alternative to steel bracelets for dive watches. Tropic straps are easily recognized for its design, durability, and comfortability that made them a reliable alternative choice of strap for both leisure and professional divers.   Tropic straps were essentially…

New Seiko Prospex LAND Tortoise Watch Collection

When discussions that are related to Seiko’s Prospex line of watches, dive watches are perhaps the first thing that comes to mind. While going through Seiko’s collection of dive watches, there are countless iconic names and models that are easily named. Among the watch models, the word “Turtle”, will definitely be on the mentioned list….

GOMA! Beads of Rice Watchband From Strapcode

If you are looking to purchase an old vintage watch, what are some of the things you would look for? The originality of the dial? The condition of the watch case? Whether or not the serial numbers matches to the parts on the watch? Over the last couple of years, some watch collectors have turned…

The Past & Present Of Seiko ‘SAVE The Ocean’ Watches

Seiko is without a doubt an expert in making quality dive watches at affordable prices. Over the years, Seiko has proven time after time that their dive watches are among one of the best in the industry, which was why they had no reason to change their concept. Since Seiko’s vintage dive watches are widely…

Strapcode’s FKM Watch Rubber Strap FULL Collection

FKM01 – Classic When it comes to rubber straps, ‘Fluoroelastomer’, in short refer to as ‘FKM’, is rated the best possible type of rubber that are currently available in the market. For those who are not familiar with ‘FKM’, it is a class of synthetic rubber designed for very high temperature operation. FKM02 – for…