SEIKO 5 MILITARY 2 23 JEWELS
$317,00 ($264,17 excl. EU VAT)
Since the manufacture of its first mechanical watch in 1895, Seiko Watch Corporation has continued to perfect its expertise in the development of the finest watches. Today, the brand manufactures each piece of its watches : alloy, spring, balance, movement, dial, hands and case.
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At your place from March 7, 2024
30-day return policy
|9,9 × 8,4 × 8,3 mm
|Man / Woman
|Case Diameter (millimeters)
The Japanese manufacture unveils the second version of its bestseller: the Seiko 5 Military 2, also known as the sweet name SNZG09K1. Often regarded as the best entry-level automatic watch in the “Military” category, the Seiko 5 Military 2 is a true watchmaker’s pleasure that will satisfy fans of timepieces with original design and accessible prices.
SEIKO 5 MILITARY 2 SNZG09K1
Waterproof to 100 meters, diameter enlarged to 41 mm, readability of indexes and hands increased, this new version has something to please men in search of a casual watch with practical advantage in everyday life…
On the color side, the green was chosen on the front of the case, to the detriment of the brilliant silver found on the back of the watch as well as safe between-horns. As it was with the first version, the contrast with the green of the nylon strap and the dial is successful.
Note also the presence of Lumibrite, a component developed by Seiko to read the time, even in the darkest recesses…
The 7S36C Caliber designed by Seiko is very similar to the 7S26C present in the first version. It has a date complication at 3 o’clock, offering a weekday indicator and a date window.
Adjustment of this is easily done by pulling the crown of a notch, the second notch allows for the setting of the time.
Details (very) appreciable
Seiko has long suffered from Chinese counterfeiting. To remedy this problem of size, all the watches of the “5” collection of the manufacture benefit from a transparent bottom allowing to admire the mechanism (the most difficult piece to copy). The bearer of this timepiece will have plenty of time to dive, during his spare time, into the workings of fine watchmaking …