Seiko SKX027 Automatic Dive Watch
Seiko Holdings Corporation is a Japanese company that manufactures and sells watches, clocks, electronic devices and jewelry domestically and internationally. Seiko was founded in 1881 by Kintaro Hattori in Tokyo, Japan and is currently the largest manufacturer and seller of watches in Japan. In 2009, Seiko Holdings Corporation absorbed the Orient Watch Company; Seiko also distributes Pulsar and Lorus brand watches in the United States.
The Seiko SKX027 is an automatic dive watch from Seiko. The specifications of the watch are as follows:
- Model Number: SE-SKX027
- Band Material: Stainless Steel
- Band Width: 20 Millimeters
- Band Color: Two Tone - Stainless Steel and Gold Plated
- Bezel: Bidirectional Rotating Dive Bezel
- Bezel Color: Black with Gold-Colored Accents
- Case Back: Solid
- Case Diameter: 37 Millimeters
- Case Thickness: 12 Millimeters
- Clasp: Fold Over
- Crystal: Hardlex
- Dial Color: White
- Features: Day and Date Complication at 4 O'clock Position, 120 Click Bidirectional Rotating Dive Bezel
- Movement: Seiko 7S26 Automatic (Self-Winding, Non-Handwinding, Non-Hacking)
- Power Reserve: 43 Hours
- Water Resistance: 100 Meters
The Seiko SK027 is a discontinued automatic dive watch produced by Seiko. The watch has some similarities to the Seiko SKX033, which is pictured side-by-side with the Seiko SKX027. Both watches are automatic dive watches with day-date complications at the 4 O'Clock position; both watches have bidirectional rotating dive bezels; and both watches house the in-house Seiko 7S26 movement, an automatic movement that is neither hackable nor hand-windable. The Seiko SKX033 is slightly larger with a 40 millimeter caseLuxury Watches on Chrono24 - Buy and Sell Watches worldwide diameter, while the Seiko SKX027 has a 37 millimeter case diameter. Both watches are approximately 12 millimeters thick.
The Seiko SKX027 pictured is on an aftermarket 20 millimeter two tone oyster bracelet from E Watchparts, which can be purchased from the E Watchparts website or on Amazon.com (listed below).
The Seiko SKX027 has useful day and date complications, as well as a bidirectional rotating bezel. It has 100 meters of water resistance, but and has a serviceable and reliable Seiko movement. For the aforementioned reasons, the Seiko SKX027 is recommended by Lion Stationers. It can be purchased from the following vendors:
Two Tone Oyster Band: