Killer!

Oct 09, 2019,14:03 PM
 

It mentions lowering the CG for a better wrist fit.

I'm curious what the profile and case-back look like.

Would need a third button on my shirt cuff to tuck that 16mm "thin" case!

As always, thanks for the info!

-John

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New Seiko Prospex LX Ltd Edition Dive Watches

 
 By: cazalea : October 9th, 2019-07:02
Two new Luxury Divers (if the words can be used together) one evoking the sunrise or sunset; the other moonlight. These are serious watches, approximately 45mm x 16mm. They feature Zaratsu polishing, cermet (ceramic metal) bezels, and Spring Drive movemen...  

Killer!

 
 By: John-E-Mac : October 9th, 2019-14:03
It mentions lowering the CG for a better wrist fit. I'm curious what the profile and case-back look like. Would need a third button on my shirt cuff to tuck that 16mm "thin" case! As always, thanks for the info! -John

Caseback & diagonal views

 
 By: cazalea : October 9th, 2019-14:32
No doubt it's a serious watch ...  

Very nice...

 
 By: India Whiskey Charlie : October 9th, 2019-15:55
But, do we really need that gas gauge?

Were it not there, would you be asking if we really need that "calendar page?" I feel the two rather "balance" one another out. What say you to that?

 
 By: halgedahl : October 21st, 2019-11:55
So many ways to look at these elements. Of course I understand your wish for greater simplicity. But on spring drive models I'd posit that since there is nothing going tick tock inside, one may be lulled into a false sense of security—as if the movement w... 

I think Seiko included the power reserve hand as a reminder of Spring Drive’s efficiency

 
 By: cazalea : October 22nd, 2019-08:02
Every Spring Drive from Day One has had it. Alternatively, perhaps it provides some undocumented technical function in the Spring Drive movement itself. Cazalea

Calendar Page?

 
 By: India Whiskey Charlie : October 23rd, 2019-15:17
Do you mean the date window? I don't like those either but this one is not objectionable. Aside from the PR indicator being a sore detail, it's also pointless on an automatic watch. I think they are more appropriate on manual wind watches. Anyway, it is w... 

LOL! That's too funny

 
 By: India Whiskey Charlie : October 23rd, 2019-15:29
You too have a good one...

Here are some live pictures

 
 By: renerod : October 21st, 2019-12:37
I think it looks impressive and I like it! René ...  

Oozes quality on wrist

 
 By: amg786w : October 26th, 2019-02:45
Tried on similar variant, fit and finish is v.nice ...