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Grand Seiko Chronograph “Lion”

A new chronograph inspired by the Grand Seiko lion joins the main Sport Collection. In 2019, Grand Seiko introduced a new sports watch design inspired by the lion, the symbol of Grand Seiko ever since its introduction in 1960. The new series’ design broug
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By: cazalea
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myles721
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Titanium + Urushi + Maki-e + manual wind minus date equals SBGW295

A manually wound recreation of the first Grand Seiko watch featuring traditional Japanese crafts and materials: This exceptionally elegant re-creation of the first Grand Seiko watch from 1960 features an embossed expression of maki-e, a traditional techni
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By: cazalea
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leopold
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Wrist Scan event is closed now. Our Judges are working on veredicts now.

Hello dear friends, What incredible photos have been posted this weekend on WristScan. If I don’t mention your Static Shot, my apologies as we have had so many photos to choose between. Making the final list this weekend are: Art with this simple but char
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By: Subexplorer
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Cpt Scarlet
1095

Grand Seiko SLGA021 = Lake Suwa Before Dawn

What fascinates me is the small differences there are in the evolution 9 watches with a mechanical vs a spring drive calibre. The factories producing these are about 500km apart in Japan. Although at first they look identical, the cases are very very slig
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By: cazalea
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Rrpdc
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Grand Seiko SLGA021 = Lake Suwa Before Dawn

A five-day Spring Drive watch inspired by Lake Suwa stirred by the breeze before dawn. To the southeast of the Shinshu Watch Studio, where Spring Drive watches are made, one will find the gently lapping waters of Lake Suwa, a constant inspiration for Gran
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By: cazalea
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Rrpdc
452

If Seiko decided to only go upscale.

...and would miss much of their SLA line. Seiko has the sports/ dive watch history and designs to build off of and have done a nice job bringing back vintage pieces recently. Grand Seiko sport pieces lack the history and style for me.
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By: kevinc1001
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S F
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If Seiko decided to only go upscale.

With more and more people going more towards Grand Seiko especially in the mid tier luxury watch department does anyone here see Seiko just saying why bother making cheap $200-500 watches anymore? Let me clarify just keep the Prospex line of Divers in the
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By: kevinc1001
5
S F
292

Two new 37mm mechanical Grand Seiko watches

Grand Seiko presents two special limited editions inspired by the sky over Mt. Iwate on the 25th anniversary of Caliber 9S Designed entirely from scratch, Caliber 9S, which debuted in 1998, represented Grand Seiko’s never-ending pursuit of high accuracy a
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By: cazalea
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Blue and White
365

My budding vintage GS collection

Recently stumbled upon the Grand Seiko guy’s wonderful website/substack and the Seiko guy’s complete guide to vintage GS webpage and have completely gone head first into this little area of the watch world. Had I found this stuff out during the pandemic I
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By: Lanteanflux
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Lanteanflux
370

Bespoked

I wasn't sure if I would post this reply, but why not. I am the owner of this watch (the real one) and received it towards the end of 2022 after about a 12 month process. Wako asked me if I would give permission for them to put a prototype of my model on
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By: keks
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Tim_M
2015