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Meet the One-Man Shop Restoring Vintage Seiko Cases, One Zaratsu Polish at a Time

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Kamil Dunkowski, an expert watch refinisher and restorer based in Poland, is obsessed with zaratsu …

Affordable Vintage: King Seiko ref. 5621-7020, and Some Things to Consider When Buying King Seiko

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Within the world of vintage Seiko, Grand and King Seikos rule the roost, with the “GS” and “KS” badges adorning the dials and case backs …
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Affordable Classic: How Seiko’s Earliest SARB Watches Revisited the ’70s

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Faceted crystals may seem like a hangover from an unfortunate ’70s trend—something the watch world has moved on from and possibly even looks back on …
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Affordable Vintage: Why the King Seiko 44-9990 (44KS) Rules Them All

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Grand Seiko may be first to come to mind when talking about vintage Seiko dress watches, but true Seikoholics know not to sleep on the …

The worn&wound Podcast Ep. 13: “I Would Call Myself an Accumulator”

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In this episode of The worn&wound Podcast, we kick things off by talking to worn&wound contributor, Hung Doan. Hung’s an old-school collector (though he believes …

Affordable Vintage: Head-to-Head With the Omega Seamaster ref. 166.0240 and King Seiko ref. 5621-7030

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One of the most difficult things about watch reviewing is that it often exists in a vacuum. While you can easily get a sense of …
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@vintagediver’s Top Ten Vintage Seikos (Part 1)

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Not too long ago, I decided to do a rundown of my top ten favorite vintage watches on Instagram. As most collectors would agree, it …

Sean’s 5 for $2,000

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When I was first told about the concept for our “5 Watches for $2000” series, I was, like everyone else at Worn and Wound, excited …