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Seiko"s spot on the "other watch brand" section, because it deserves it.

  1. Mtek

    Mtek Apr 22, 2018

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    Please don’t take that wrong, just saying it would most likely get more activity. I wasn’t insinuating replacement.
     
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  2. rbob99

    rbob99 Apr 22, 2018

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    Thank goodness! :thumbsup:
     
  3. sxl2004

    sxl2004 Apr 22, 2018

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  4. GuiltyBoomerang

    GuiltyBoomerang Apr 22, 2018

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    The quartz chrono and Seiko 5. Birthday gifts from my extended family in Hong Kong, so sentimental value more than anything else :)
     
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  5. jB1128

    jB1128 Apr 22, 2018

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    Yes please. Big +1 for a Seiko sub forum!

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  6. AveConscientia

    AveConscientia Apr 22, 2018

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    Currently my daily my 7005. Taken right now as I take a evening walk. Thank you for all of the input so far!
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  7. rbob99

    rbob99 Apr 22, 2018

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    Not so coincidentally, what I'm wearing today:

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  8. rbob99

    rbob99 Apr 22, 2018

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    In that case, I'll state my very first "dibs" on the other two. :D
     
  9. Xeer

    Xeer Apr 22, 2018

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    +1 for this motion!
     
  10. larryganz

    larryganz The cable guy Apr 22, 2018

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    There's a Zenith section? ...I never looked ::bleh::

    As for Seiko - I just realized that I have many, even if I don't count my 1970's Seiko 5 blue dial automatic with missing crown and missing links. That includes a NIB SKX007, an older SKX009 (is 1996 vintage yet?), the SKX173 that I wore to my son's Eagle Scout project 5 yr ago, a PVD coated Astron Chronograph with GPS clock and Solar power, my PADI Turtle and Blue Lagoon Turtle, and last but not least my Grand Seiko SBGX115 white dial no date diver.
     
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  11. cicindela

    cicindela Steve @ ΩF Staff Member Apr 22, 2018

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    BINGO
     
  12. adi4

    adi4 Apr 22, 2018

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    +1

    There are other dedicated Seiko forums, but most of them are not that well moderated like OF is. I understand not wanting to clutter up the sub-forum list, but it could drive more discussion with Seiko in specific. There's definitely a wealth of knowledge about Seiko here that's kind of scattered all over the place.

    Just some of my favorites that I own/have owned:

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    (sold this Credor on to fund something else, but may hunt another one down)
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  13. aap

    aap Apr 22, 2018

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    Thank you!
     
  14. jB1128

    jB1128 Apr 22, 2018

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    I guess I'll have to put in for my dibs on the Lord Matic day date in the upper right corner :whistling:
     
  15. keepschanging

    keepschanging Apr 22, 2018

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    +1
     
  16. GuiltyBoomerang

    GuiltyBoomerang Apr 22, 2018

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    That one's already been reserved :x

    Back to topic - Seiko is one of those few brands that has a watch for any collector at any budget be it vintage or modern. So a separate section is not unprecedented ^^
     
  17. Muttley

    Muttley Apr 22, 2018

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    Fixed that for ya. You know how unruly those Accutron folk can get ::stirthepot::
     
  18. jetkins

    jetkins Apr 22, 2018

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    “Unruly” is one of these fascinating words that’s the inverse of a word that doesn’t exist. Unless anyone has ever heard of a ruly mob, that is. :)
     
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  19. rbob99

    rbob99 Apr 22, 2018

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    Google it.
     
  20. ulackfocus

    ulackfocus Apr 22, 2018

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    The dry cleaners we used to use when we lived in the city had a woman named Ruly who worked the counter. I don't know if that was here entire name or a shortened nickname, nor how it was spelled.