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Spring Drive

Article / Editorial

Defending Grand Seiko’s Power Reserve Indicator

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Earlier this month, Grand Seiko released their first new watches of the year. One of …
Article / Featured

New Grand Seiko SLGA009 White Birch Goes Spring Drive

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One of the stand out ‘21 releases from Grand Seiko was the SLGH005 ‘White Birch’, a watch that ushered in a new chapter for the …
Article / Featured

A Visit to Grand Seiko’s New NYC Boutique

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Just a few weeks ago Grand Seiko announced a new permanent boutique located in NYC’s SoHo neighborhood. For those who recall, about a year ago …
Review / Review

Review: Grand Seiko SBGE255 Spring Drive GMT

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Grand Seiko is known for many things, from their case finishing and dial textures to their Spring Drive and hi-beat movements, but also for making …
 

Review: the Grand Seiko SBGA211 “Snowflake”

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Many watch brands have a model that defines the company. Rolex has the Submariner, Omega the Speedmaster, Audemars Piguet the Royal Oak, and so on. …

A Look Inside Grand Seiko’s 9R Spring Drive Movement

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Spring Drive was, for a long time, something I thought I understood, at least on a rudimentary level. My knowledge came primarily from research I …
Review / Review

Hands-On: Grand Seiko Ref. SBGE249 “Blizzard” for Timeless Luxury Watches

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I don’t think any brand has had quite the ride that Grand Seiko has been on in the last 10 years. Within that time span, …
Article / Featured

Introducing the Grand Seiko Spring Drive GMT Ref. SBGE249 (Limited Edition with Timeless Luxury)

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From the beloved “snowflake” and  the Mt. Iwate variants of recent years, to the recent …