Seiko SPIRIT Mecha-Quartz Chronograph Watch SBTR021

To those who are looking for a chronograph tachymeter watch at an awesome price, make sure to check out Seiko’s Spirit collection, the SBTR mechanical quartz chronograph watch models. The Seiko Spirit collection, which was designed primarily for the Japanese domestic market (JDM), offer a variety of designs which covers everything from mechanical to quartz to…

Germany’s Best watchmaker Helmut Sinn and his Sinn Watches

Sinn is a well-respected German Watch company that many watch enthusiasts consider as one of the most innovative and technologically advanced brands within the watch industry. Even as a young brand when compared with other competitors, its history has made sure the brand is well recognized and respected by constantly providing innovative and modernized technological…

Canada’s Marathon Watch

Marathon Watch is perhaps one of the biggest watch brands in the world where many may not have heard of. The company that was to become Marathon Watch was founded in 1904 as “Weinstrum Watch”, which later changed to Wein Brothers. In 1939, Morris Wein founded the Marathon Watch, where it supplied precision timepieces all…

BEAMS X Citizen Bullhead Chronograph 11-48-0713-848

Re-issued/Re-printed watch models are quite popular in today’s watch industries. Over the last couple of years, we often see manufacturers release “NEW” reissue/reprint watch models to commemorate their watch history and success. Just last month, Citizen collaborated with BEAMS, a privately-owned Japanese company, known as a pioneer of lifestyle retailing, together released a collaboration Citizen…

The Odd & Awesome 19mm Lug Width Size

When it comes to OEM replacement watch bands, the common lug width size we find available are often either in 20mm & 22mm. Most OEM straps made available today are from the range of 18mm-24mm. However, you’ll less likely find lots of strap options for the odd sizes, such as 19mm, 21mm, and 23mm. Why…

Luminox watch

Luminox is a US company that was founded in 1989 by Barry Cohen (founder), and his friend Richard Timbo, where the two started to create affordable military dive watches that would be visible in low light, or no light situations. The brand name “Luminox”, is Latin words where light “Lumi”, and dark “Nox”.  They also named…

Grand Seiko 9S Caliber Limited Edition SBGR311

Japan is probably one of the few places today that where you can experience a lifestyle high-technology with AI support on one side of the city, and then you suddenly walk through one of many traditional temples and learn about their rich history of ancient Japanese culture and traditional craftsmanship on the other side of…

Konstantin Chaykin, Master of Watchmaking

Konstantin Chaykin is a talented Russian inventor, a master of high watchmaking and the owner of the ‘Konstantin Chaykin’ Manufacture. It is the only Russian company producing unique, high class mechanical watches with proprietary calibers and describes itself as is the absolute leader in the luxury watch segment of the modern clock and watchmaking industry in…

US Exclusives Seiko “Seigaiha” MM300-SLA053 & SLA059 Divers Watch

When it comes to exclusives, limited editions watch models from Seiko, you can assume 8 out of 10 times that the exclusives and rare watch models are for and from the Japanese domestic market (JDM). However, Seiko US recently has launched two new timepieces of its own that will be sold exclusively in the American…