The worn&wound Podcast Ep. 24: A Chat with WatchRecon Creator and Collector Sammy Sy

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When WatchRecon hit the scene, it changed the way we buy and sell watches. In Episode 24 of The worn&wound Podcast, we talk to WatchRecon creator and watch collector, Sammy Sy. We discuss what led to the creation of his super successful application,  why Sammy loves collecting vintage Seiko chronographs, and a whole lot more.

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Sammy didn’t come empty-handed.

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Show Notes:

Kicking things off with a wrist check.

Sammy’s incredible Seiko 6138-8010 “Holy Grail” chronograph.
Blake with the iconic Seiko SXK007.
And Zach with the versatile Sinn 556 I.

And now, on to the incredible group of watches Sammy brought with him to our office. From a Seiko 6138-8010 “Holy Grail” to a 6138-8000 “Baby Panda,” if you love vintage Seiko chronographs, this one’s for you.

6138-0030 “Kakume” (click here to learn more).
7016-8001
7018-7000
6139-7010 (click here to learn more).
6139-6030
6138-8000 “Baby Panda”/6138-8020 “Panda”
6139-6002 “Pogue”
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