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  1. Hi Guys,
    Just purchased the Seiko SKX009K2 from the Jomashop for a very good price.
    Hope the watch lives up to all the reviews I’ve read on it so far.
    Been a fan of Invicta pro divers for a long time and never had a problem with the automatic NH35A movements nor the watches themselves.
    Always received compliments when wearing them.
    I just hope the bezel is not off at the 12:00 marker, which I read could be possible.
    I don’t mind the fact that you are not able to hand wind this watch nor does the minute hand stop when the crown is fully out, but I’ll see.
    Wish me luck when I get it on 5/719.
    I’ll let you know if it’s a keep or a return?

    1. Author

      Hi Joseph. I’m sure you’ll be happy to receive the SKX009 as an addition to your watch collection. But for the bezel, unfortunately it’s entirely up to your luck though as Seiko is quite infamous in having bezel issues (though their watch style and dial design are really good). Do keep me posted =)

  2. I work in health care. I love my Skx009k which is waterproof in the bath, visibility of the dial, bezel with red portion allowing a quick reading for respect time allowed for each work and a very good lume for night surveillance.
    I have advantageously replaced the original rubber strap with a miltat retro-razor (wider for more comfort) and a MM300 clasp for quick micro-adjustment when the wrist swells at the end of the day.
    Do not hesitate to invest more for a good bracelet, this watch is worth it.

    sorry for text error, i use a translator.

    1. Author

      Yes, I agree that the rubber strap on the lower priced Seikos are not that good. It’s too stiff for and I just hate the excess length of strap (since I have a small wrist LOL!). Just one of the reason why a metal bracelet is my best buddy =)

  3. I have a Rolex Datejust . Bought it new in 1980 for $1300. I recently bought a 009. I have the same confidence in it as the Rolex. I never hand wound the Rolex so I don’t miss that feature.

    1. Author

      Wow never thought that the SKX009 is comparable to a Rolex. I know it’s a good watch but never thought that it’s that good. And this is coming from a Rolex owner. Thanks for leaving your comment on the watch here John =)

      Cheers!

  4. I like the blue and red color scheme the Seiko SKX009 Divers watch purveys and as you mention the red “pepsi bezel” colour gives the watch style. It’s a stylish watch that’ll suit me fine.
    Personally, a divers watch or not I would never go diving or swimming with this beauty on my wrist in fear of ruining it.
    The clear face without any interruptions for reading the time and the self winding characteristics favour my attention.
    Really nice watch, thanks,
    Simon.

    1. Author

      Hi Simon. Glad to know that you like the watch. It really is a stylish watch that will surely commands attention from people around you. You might also want to check out the Seiko SKX007 that have the same specification as the SKX009 but with a black dial and bezel. It’s better suited for those that like to lay low with their watches.

      Anyway, thanks for visiting!

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