Choosing The Right Sapphire Crystals for Your Watch

Choosing the Right Sapphire Crystals for Your Watch Straight from the factory, a typical SKX007 will come equipped with a Hardlex crystal. For a few years, it’ll perform efficiently, then begin to wear and tear. Hence, it’ll only make sense to perform an inevitable sapphire crystal upgrade. Sapphire is a …

The Seiko SKXJ vs SKXK – What Are Their Differences?

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Within the past few decades, Seiko has effortlessly rocked the world of Haute Horlogerie with its full line of models that have changed the way consumers know timepieces. Although each model produced by the Japanese watchmaker has its respective impact on the excellence that anyone expects from a watch, there …

A Beater Watch Feature – What Makes The SKX007 Special

Even though it may not have a type of image that is associated with million-dollar auction sales made at Sotheby’s, the Seiko SKX007 bears an allure that sets it high above in terms of relevance. As opposed to timepieces known for being “rare chronographs” or exorbitant pieces adorned with precious …

Are You Cleaning Your Watch As Much As You Should?

Throughout our lives, the recurring theme of changing and maintaining is something that exists in everything that we touch, use, wear, and consume. Whether it’s in the form of the clothes we put on our backs or the diets that we eat to stay in the best shape of our …

How To Replace The Bezel On Your Seiko Watch with Mod Parts

The wonderful thing about many watches is that there are plenty of ways to customize it according to your aesthetic preferences. With the many mod parts for Seiko and other watch brands out there, there are nearly limitless options when it comes to achieving the right look. That’s why this …

What Seiko Did Right in the Cutthroat Timepiece World

Seiko watches are more than what people think they are. True horological enthusiasts know that the Japanese watchmaker creates timepieces that are more than what meets the eye. Initial glances show these as unassuming timepieces that are known for being inadvertently cheap—but this is more than an accident. With over …

How to Safely & Properly Open Your Screw-Back Watch Case

In the world of watchmaking, no niche has emerged far more in recent years than DIY modding. Today, more and more parts of modern watches can be handled and treated by anyone through thorough guides, necessary tools, and enough patience. From strap changes to dial replacements, the number of different …

What Makes The Seiko Turtle So Special

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Often seen as the frontrunners of Japanese watch manufacturing and stalwarts of premium quality at an unbeatable budget, Seiko has made many contributions to the world of watchmaking as we know it today. From the advent of the Quartz mechanism to watch moddability and “Rolex killer” models, it’s no secret …

Seiko’s SNZG Field Watch – The SNK’s Big Brother

Knowing Seiko’s greatness already—as we at SeikoMods always proudly preach—there seems to be no end to the masterfully crafted timepieces the Japanese put out. While the Seiko 5 was initially doubted for its craftsmanship, the passing of time has revealed that they have gotten the entire thing right once again! …

Luxury on a Budget – A Quick Guide to the Seiko 5

In the watch modding and Haute Horlogerie world, no name is as significant or impactful for budding and season enthusiasts alike than Seiko. For more than a hundred years, the Nippon timepiece manufacturer has put out the most revered and desired models that the world has seen. Pieces, such as …