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 …

A Beginner Enthusiast’s Guide to Watch Glasses

When you took a closer look at any watch, you’ll likely notice that there are more parts than you thought you knew at first, especially when looking right inside the case. Whether it’s a Seiko, Rolex, Citizen, or Tag Heuer piece, the truth to any timepiece is that it’s a treasure …