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ten_and_two ·

Which one would you choose?

Planning a 40th birthday present to myself later this year. I’m on the dreaded list for the Rolex Explorer. If I don’t get the call by November I’ll likely choose one of the other options (although a...
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HotWatchChick69 ·

Amazing service!

Totally random, but I recently had an incredible service experience - only tangentially related to watches, but very nice nonetheless. A thing broke o...
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The Ultimate Grand Seiko x The Iconic Lange 1: my likes, dislikes and how they compare

Neither watch is Swiss but these days German and Japanese watches command more respect than ever before; they’re reshaping perceptions and have arguab...
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Psylo88 ·

Do you even grow your own crystals bro?

Apparently Grand Seiko's are pretty good watches. They have a couple of factories in Japan, exclusively birthing them. If you take their website at fa...
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MWC2020 ·


The Iconic Snowflake Spring driven beauty has been the flagship model for Grand Seiko since 2005! The question in 2023 is…., is there a better Grand S...
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Lax019 ·

Grand Seiko 5646-7010

This is a vintage Grand Seiko 5646-7010 from the 70s. Despite the Hi-Beat label, it is in fact a four hertz movement. Back in the day, 28,800 bph was...
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TheFacce ·

The Great Grand Seiko Crystal/Glue Issue - What do you make of it and does it change your opinion of the brand?

I'll start by saying I'm an owner of an SBGW231. For the first month, I was (blissfully ignorant) and loved it. That is until I started noticing scrat...
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skandahooligan ·

Searching for a dressy(ish) GADA watch

So I currently own two watches: a Yema Navygraf Heritage and a G-Shock GW-M5610U-1ER. These two watches fit my needs most of the time. As a freelance copywriter and aspiring leatherworker, the only ti...
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Horolawyer ·

2023 Acquisition Goals

Curious to know the crunch collective‘s 2023 purchasing goals. End of year, I’m eyeing the silver and gold accent #rolex OP 41mm. What is on your shor...
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Justingalore ·

A lovely day in London - Baltic, Oris, Grand Seiko

Today I had an appointment at the Baltic Showroom in central London with a friend. Afterwards we had a wander and dropped in to Oris and Grand Seiko....
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