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Grand Seiko offers two new Spring Drives

Just as you might have been lamenting the scarcity of white-dialed, snow-themed Grand Seiko watches, I received Winter Greetings from Grand Seiko and news of two more choices of Spring Drive GMT watches. Both these technical developments received immediat
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By: cazalea
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Would you trade the current Snowflake...

For one of these?.... All three are part of my favorites from Grand Seiko but the Snowflake was the first love.... Any thoughts or opinions are welcome. Enjoy the weekend! -D- Trim Illustrations
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By: dkaleal
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rip9er
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The Next Frontier – Part I

In the late oughts, I started my journey as a watch enthusiast in earnest. I had always had at least a passing an interest in watches – owning and wearing, at various times, a Casio calculator watch, a Casio G-Shock, a Victorinox, and others I cannot now
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By: JoshTheCanadian
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JoshTheCanadian
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Grand Seiko Evolution 9

A GS watch "family" might be populated by manual wind, regular automatic, hi-beat, Spring Drive and/or quartz movements. NOTE: Chronographs are seldom sold by Grand Seiko and have their own sort of lineage and by necessity their own cases. This is not nec
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By: cazalea
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cazalea
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Grand Seiko Evolution 9

You're entitled to express your opinion. As for ritual flogging, that depends. Not everyone is entitled to that! As regards the numbering scheme, I have partially deciphered it, and you can see the results for yourself: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q 1
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By: cazalea
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cazalea
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Grand Seiko Evolution 9

Thanks - I assume this is the press release? GS does a lot of things nicely. I’m not going to go over them. May I please instead politely recount a few of my frustrations with GS? First, the extraneous dial text. It’s like they’re channeling Rolex…but not
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By: cazalea
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cazalea
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Grand Seiko Evolution 9

In 2021, Grand Seiko introduced a high-beat watch inspired by the slender and beautiful white birch trees of the Hiraniwa Plateau in northern Japan. This timepiece was warmly praised by watch fans worldwide for its intricately textured dial and for the re
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By: cazalea
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cazalea
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The WS for the 7th of January 2022 - ‘(Culinary) Travel’ is live

. . . and impossible to beat. As attached I am to my vintage Omegas, this would be my everyday watch if I could have just one. Art
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By: KMII
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Cpt Scarlet
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Making a Grand Seiko Strap

GS created a web page to share the process of making GS straps. While we all have opinions on the best strap (or variety of straps) to fit a watch, I thought you all might be interested in this explanation. MATERIAL Considered the crown jewel of leathers,
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By: cazalea
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Vcf.camper
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More Grand Seiko Special Editions?

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By: India Whiskey Charlie
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India Whiskey Charlie
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