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SEIKO DIVER SKX007K1

$ 356

Automatic Diver 200M Black Dial Black Rubber Strap Men’s Watch 

  • 1 year official warranty
  • Automatic Movement
  • Caliber 7S26
  • Stainless Steel Case
  • Black Rubber Strap
  • Hardlex Crystal
  • Black Dial
  • Power Reserve 40 Hours
  • +40 to -20 seconds per day Accuracy
  • Lumibrite on Hands and Indexes
  • Day and Date Display
  • Screw Case Back
  • Screw-Down Crown
  • Unidirectional Rotating Stainless Steel Bezel with Black-Ion Plated
  • Buckle Clasp Deployment
  • Size D 43 mm × T 13 mm
  • 200 m / 660 ft Water Resistance suitable for Divers

Description

SEIKO Diver SKX007K1 Specifications : 

Feature
Driving system Automatic
Caliber Number 7S26
Case material Stainless steel
Case back Solid
Glass material Hardlex crystal
Band type Strap
Band material Rubber
Band color Black
Band width 26 mm
Clasp Buckle
Dial color Black
Hands Luminous grey and silver (hour, minute) with white and black second hand
Dial markers Grey dots with baton indexes at 6, 9 and triangle at 12 o’clock position
Second markers Minutes markers around the outer rim
Lumi Brite Hands, indexes and bezel’s dot at 12 o’clock position
Bezel Unidirectional rotating silver tone black ion-plated stainless steel with arabic numerals minutes markers per 10 minutes
Crown Screw down
Calendar Day of the week and date display at 3 o’clock position
Function Day, date, hour, minute, second
Accuracy +40 to -20 seconds per day
Drive duration Power reserve 40 hours
Water resistance 200 m / 660 feet water resistance suitable for air diving
Size Diameter: 43 mm x Thickness: 13 mm

SEIKO Diver SKX007K1 Features : 

  • Calendar day and date display
  • Stainless steel case and black rubber strap
  • Unidirectional rotating silver tone stainless steel with black ion-plated bezel
  • Screw case back
  • Screw down crown

About Seiko Diver SKX007K1

From the introduction in 1965 as Japan’s first diver’s watch, the engineers never stopped to innovate. The trust this watch has gained goes beyond the borders of Japan and into the world. Because of that, Seiko facilitated the establishment of the standard for diver’s watches in International Standard Organization (ISO), and Japan Industrial Standards (JIS). As for the ISO, Seiko lobbied the organization to amend the standard to match the actual use of diver’s watches in the deep sea. In 1996, ISO6425 with annex, about diver’s watches for mixed gas diving, was issued. Moreover, Seiko’s relentless challenge and innovation have driven the company to create a model that could truly be called authentic.

Behind Seiko’s diver’s watch that has been chosen by divers world wide, there are qualified engineers who work to developed technology that the world has never seen.

First, through significant innovation, water resistance and impermeability has proven to be the finest in world class. Above all, along with functionality, using specialized material and precise detail in structure, the timepiece is made to perfection. In addition, Seiko’s determination and innovative technology resulted in many patents to preserve the company’s authenticity.

Since then, there are countless products labeled as a diver’s watch around the world but only a negligible number of these timepieces are functional in professional environments.

History of Seiko Diver SKX007K1

Introduced in 1965, Seiko’s innovative diver’s watch has been chosen by divers and adventurers globally. In other words, Seiko’s diving watch has become a global standard as a result 50 years of innovation.

Everything started with a letter from a professional diver in Hiroshima prefecture of Japan. However, the diver explained that in depths greater than 300 meters, when using a diving capsule and saturation diving techniques, most watches get damaged. Answering this request, Seiko established a new development team. Then after years of research development, the world’s first Professional Diver’s 600 m with titanium case was created.

In conclusion, with half a century of history and remarkable innovation, Seiko’s diver’s watch has been used all over the world in diverse situations. Therefore, over the years, the timepiece has proven itself worthy of any harsh environment and has been praised from professional divers.

History of Seiko

The company was founded in 1881, when Kintarō Hattori opened a watch and jewerly shop called “K. Hattori” (服部時計店 Hattori Tokeiten) in the Ginza area of Tokyo, Japan. Eleven years later, in 1892, he began to produce clocks under the name Seikosha, meaning roughly “House of Exquisite Workmanship”.

The first watches produced under the Seiko brand appeared in 1924. In 1969, Seiko introduced the Astron, the world’s first production quartz watch, it cost the same as a medium-sized car. Seiko later went on to introduce the first quartz chronograph.