Pressure vented rubber urethane watch band. Break out the magnifying glass and note paper. Is such a delay unusual or a problem? Cheers, gigfy The Seiko date calendar that Jayhawk created is great. Oh, by the way, I still wear it everyday. White color dial with luminous hands.
My best guess is that yours is from July 1990. I have it cleaned every year and have the crystal changed every two or three years. I dont still have the warranty papers, but I do remember that it was water resistant to a deep depth, like 100 ft or more. Type I: Seiko 5 glass display back: Basic Seiko 5 models made from the year 2002 onwards have clear glass display backs as you can see above. Therefore if Seiko made up to 4,900 pieces in February, the last watch produced will have the the sequence number 4900.
In a standard six-digit serial code, the first digit represents the production year, the second digit represents the production month, and the remaining four digits represent the production number. The dial is gold colored and engraved. I can't really remember the first time I saw it. This is also on the case back and is six digits long. This should be the same model on the paperwork as well. Black color dial with blue second hands.
Reading numbers off solid metal casebacks is pretty straightforward. I expect them to be vastly improved versions of their earlier efforts. There are however exceptions to this rule. I have this one but as I said it needs a little work But as far as the information supplied, I did not know any of this. Copying any of the content of this site is prohibited, Any breach will be dealt with to the full extent of the criminal and civil law. I hope you have had your watch regulated for timekeeping accuracy.
The other number is the serial number. Powered by Seiko Calibre 7C46 quartz movement. Please remember that this is an unofficial account of the history of this company, Should you happen to find any mistakes with our information then please. The first number of the code denotes only the year in the decade of production, not the exact year. Deciphering the Seiko serial number and understanding the bits and pieces that make it up takes a little detective work on your part. They are able to harness motion to automatically rewind the spring.
It has the decision making clout to issue special editions for the local Thai horology market. File photo of a typical watch store in Kuala Lumpur. Without seeing an actual photo, your watch could be from June 1987 or 1997. I bought a very interesting Seiko quartz Dolce Exceline necklace watch. The first quartz wristwatch — changed the history of time. If anyone knows where I can get that, please let me know as well. My father in law died almost 20 years ago so it must be at least that old.
The newer watches will be 10 years off. I tried to submit via your website but could not provide the model or serial number. The numbers are faintly stamped from the inside of the glass. Fortunately I have decided to stop at 20 with the two Orients. Watchuseek © - All other brands, trademarks and copyrights are property of their respective owners - All rights reserved By registering an account and use of our forums you declare to have read and agreed to our and Digital Point modules:. To narrow down the decade you might judge by the case number.
Usually the case style or the introduction dates of the movement can help to narrow this down though. The case back number typically 4 digits dictates what the case will look like. It was given as a gift to an American executive by a Japanese Steel company. You can also click the Edit link on any watch detail page then use the icons to contribute information for specific items. Sometimes the caliber is used instead. The last four digits represent the model number you are looking for.
By the way,there is a R2 in a small box to the left of this six digit number and below is are the numbers 570075 stamped. I also need to know the 6-digit numbers before I can hopefully tell you when it was made. One pleasant surprise is it features a Breitling Navitimer, or copy. This often does not search for the watch but is a genuine watch model number. Seiko Chronological Timeline: 1881 Establishment by Kintaro Hattori of K. Two things: The model number on the rear says 6139-8002, but on the face the number is 6139-8010. The reviews from far and wide are universally, or almost, glowing.