What is a Chronograph Watch is Just That Simple!

People love chronograph watches, but most of these people do not know why they are named “chronographs,” who invented them, or even how it works. This article will achieve all these and more for you if you are one of such people. So, without further ado, let’s talk about chronographs and what they are. The…

Two Striking New Seiko Sumo Chronographs – SSC757 and SSC807

With spring finally in full bloom and summer just around the corner, it comes naturally that we’re all thinking about a fresh change of outlook. Apart from taking out light material clothing from out closets, the warm weather makeover also invites changes in the accessories that accompany our apparel. If you plan on expanding your…

Seiko Arabic Dial Green Watch, Two Special Seiko 5 Models

STRAPCODE has always been an avid Seiko fan, just like so many people around the world. This goes for models from all periods of Seiko watchmaking history – we have favorites among old-timers, classic and sports models alike. What is more, the thrill of discovering new models and eagerly awaiting new releases has remained equally…

Hands-on The Seiko Thailand 30th Limited Edition SRPG55K1 Nung Talung

Seiko and its fans have always nurtured a special kind of relationship. One that’s steady and very often lifelong. Just like any other relationship in life that’s to last, everything builds upon two crucial fundamentals: profound mutual respect and love. On one side, the fans are positive Seiko will deliver an originally designed, high-quality watch…

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…

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…

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…

Quick Release Hexad III & Super- JUB II Metal Watch Bands

The Hexad watch band have always been one of my favorite designs from Strapcode. The design is simple, yet, it really gives your watch an entire new look when installed. Each of the links are composed and made up of 3 Chamfer edge solid 316L stainless steel units that are now available in both curved…

FINALLY! A Super-JUB II for the Seiko Prospex ALPINIST!

Seiko’s SARB Alpinist watch was first introduced back in 1959 as a watch for becoming a reliable timepiece for Japanese mountain climbers and other sports enthusiasts. Since then, there has been a total of ten generations of Alpinist models that have been introduced to this date. Up until now, one of the most commonly asked…