In 1877, on the age of 18, Kintaro Hattori arrange enterprise repairing the Western-style clocks that have been changing into more and more well-liked in Japan. By 1892, Hattori was manufacturing his personal clocks in a manufacturing facility he referred to as Seikosha, from the phrases “seiko” which means “beautiful,” “success,” or “miniature,” and “sha” which means “home.” The firm grew and prospered, producing its first wristwatch in 1913 and launching the Seiko model in 1924. Technological innovation has at all times been a driving drive within the firm’s historical past. Key milestones embrace Seiko’s introduction of the world’s first quartz watch in 1969, and its profitable launch, in 1988, of the Kinetic, the world’s first battery-free watch with quartz accuracy. Recognized for its technological excellence, Seiko has offered timekeeping providers for the Olympic Games and the World Cup Soccer Championships. Today, the Seiko model continues to face for state-of-the-art expertise, in addition to superior high quality and refined design.
Seiko 24 Jewels Automatic/Hand Winding Movement with Hackable Second Hand (Calibre 4R36)
Stainless Steel Case and Band, Fold Over Deployment Clasp with Safety Lock Feature
Hardlex Mineral Crystal, Day/Date Display, Luminous Hands and Markers
Case Size: 44.5 mm Diameter, 13 mm Thickness
Water Resistant – 200M, Screw Down Crown and Case Back