An amazing success story, which started due to an enthusiast watchmaker, named Kintarō Hattori, during the last decades of the 19th century Japan, Seiko is, an international icon of watch-making quality reliability and innovation, which conquered the hearts of thousands of watch connoisseurs all over the Globe.
The brand started its existence in 1881, as a small jewelry and watches store, and, in the following decade, Hattori dedicated his time and energy to assembling an independent watch-manufacture, later called Seikōsha a derived of the Japanese word for minute, exquisite or success.
However, it was not until the 1920s that the brand developed into, what we know now by the name of Seiko, a watchmaking brand synonymous with uncompromising innovation, cutting-edge technology and contemporary design, known for the patent of the quartz chronograph or for creating the first watches, capable to withstand in outer space conditions.
In 2010, the brand impressed its enthusiast customers with another remarkable horological creation, which makes a wonderful addition to the brand’s remarkable Seiko Premier Kinetic Drive Direct Watch Collection, the remarkable Direct Drive SRH009P1 Watch, a stylish masculine timepiece, which brings style and masculinity to any outfit.
The model features a robust, round stainless steel case, measuring 45.20 mm in diameter, and 13.20 mm in thickness, which demonstrates an interesting matt finish; it incorporates a steel fluted crown, and a protective sapphire crystal, and it confers a god 100-meter water resistance.
A stylish timekeeping companion, the new Seiko Premier Kinetic Drive SRH009P1 Watch reveals an interesting grey dial, elegantly completed with white Roman numeral hour markers, steel applied hour indices, and sharp, faceted hands. it displays central hours, minutes and seconds functions, date through a large aperture positioned at 3 o’clock, day, displayed through a retrograde counter, located between 4 and 6 o’clock positions, and a power reserve indicator, stretching between 7 and 11 o’clock positions.
Moreover, the watch accommodates a top quality Kinetic Direct Drive movement, which provides a lengthily 1-month power reserve, and ensures a hand-winding capability.
Especially designed to make a fine timekeeping companion for any self-assertive modern man, with an active lifestyle, the new Seiko Premier Kinetic Drive SRH009P1 Watch embraces the wrist with a genuine calf leather strap, and it will probably cost somewhere around $500.00. In addition, it is noteworthy to mention that the model also has many other variations, suited to please the pickiest customer.
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