NOW LIVE! The Seiko Mod Configurator

Update: Now live! View Configurator >> We are overly excited to announce that we have been working on a new and exciting way to mod that will be launching in just a few short weeks! Imagine being able to see what your mod is going to look like before you …

Breaking Down Sapphire Crystal for Seiko Watches

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Every watch is protected by a globe-like glass covering the dial and hands known as a crystal, making it one of the most important parts that can elevate a timepiece’s looks, durability, and even functionality. After all, it’s the crystal that also gives heavy-hitters like Seiko watches their incredible water …

3 Types of Watch Crystal How They Meet Specific Modding Needs

The only thing protecting the watch’s dial from the outside environment is what is known as the watch crystal, also sometimes called the watch glass. It is the part of the watch that you can see right through to look at the dial, and this glass is generally made out …

Why is Seiko a Popular Choice for Modding Watches

What Does Modding Mean? Mod is shorthand for “modifying.” This fun terminology is used by watch enthusiasts who love to modify their watch and change its physical appearance by switching out its parts. There is a thriving community of tinkerers who take matters into their own hands and redesign watches …

Seiko SKX Mods You Can Do: A Simple Guide for Beginners

Some people find watch-modding very interesting. They have different reasons and motivations why they do that. But, for most, they want to make some improvements and fixes on their watch or just to make it unique. If watch-modding interests you as well, this article is for you.  Here, we will …

3 Tips to Spot a Fake SKX Watch from the Real Deal

While there are plenty of reputable and trustworthy watch stores out there that can provide you with genuine watches from Seiko, there are still plenty of knockoffs that you might be tricked into believing are real. Unfortunately, SKXes, especially the SKX007 and the SKX009, have been at constant war with …

Discontinued but Remembered: 3 Ways to Mod Your Seiko SKX

According to online forums and blog posts, the Seiko SKX was discontinued in 2019. Although there isn’t an official announcement coming from Seiko that proves the claim, watch enthusiasts are saddened by the rumours. The discontinuation of the premium diver’s watch was made to make way for Seiko’s new and …