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Introducing the New Special Edition Seiko 5 Sports Checker Flag Collection

Seiko 5 Sports Checker Flag Collection - House of Watches
18 April 2024

Introducing the New Special Edition Seiko 5 Sports Checker Flag Collection

The arrival of the Seiko 5 Sports Checker Flag Collection marks a significant addition to the esteemed Seiko 5 Sports family. 

Renowned for its unwavering reliability, durability, and enduring style, the Seiko 5 series has captivated watch enthusiasts for over five decades.

This latest collection draws inspiration from iconic Seiko timepieces dating back to 1969. The Checker Flag Collection meticulously reinterprets the legendary "Checkered Flag" series (the 6119 series), known for its striking bezel designs. 

The new models faithfully replicate the bold, recognisable monochrome and petrol blue bezels, transporting wearers back to a bygone era.

This blog delves deeper into the intricacies of the Checker Flag Collection. 

We'll explore its rich historical lineage, uncover the key features that elevate it to a modern marvel, and discuss what makes it a potential cornerstone of any discerning watch collection.

SEIKO 5 Sports Petrol Blue Checker Flag Special Edition Watch SRPK65K1

As part of the Retro Colour Collection, the Seiko 5 Sports Petrol Blue Checker Flag Special Edition Watch SRPK65K1 pays homage to the iconic 'Checkered Flag' model from 1969, capturing the essence of vintage 1960s style. 

With meticulous attention to detail, this timepiece brings back the distinctive looks and petrol blue colour scheme of its predecessor while infusing it with modern craftsmanship and technology.

Seiko 5 Sports Petrol Blue Checker Flag Watch   5 Sports Petrol Blue Checker Flag watch on wrist

Key Features:

Authentic Design: This timepiece faithfully recreates the signature features of the original 1969 model, including the checkered bezel, 60s-style hands, and classic dial layout, providing a nostalgic nod to the past.

Seiko 5 Sports SKX Case: Retaining the beloved Seiko 5 Sports SKX case design, this watch combines timeless aesthetics with contemporary appeal, ensuring robustness and sophistication in equal measure.

Precision Automatic Movement: Powered by an in-house built 4R36 automatic movement with 24 jewels, this watch delivers precise timekeeping and boasts a power reserve of up to 41 hours, eliminating the need for frequent winding or battery replacements.

Durable Hardlex Glass: Equipped with curved Hardlex glass, this watch offers superior scratch resistance and clarity, safeguarding the dial against everyday wear and tear.

Water Resistance: With a water resistance rating of 100 metres, this timepiece is suitable for swimming and snorkelling, providing peace of mind for aquatic adventures.

Secure Stainless Steel Bracelet: Presented on a silver stainless steel bracelet featuring a push-button deployment clasp, this watch ensures both comfort and security on the wrist, allowing for a customised fit.

Movement: Automatic

Warranty: 2-Year Seiko Warranty

Price: £310 (Please note that the price and availability of the product may be subject to change. To ensure accuracy, we recommend viewing the product directly for the most up-to-date information)

The Petrol Blue Checker Flag watch is perfect for enthusiasts of vintage-inspired timepieces seeking a harmonious blend of retro charm and modern functionality.

SEIKO 5 Sports Checker Flag Black & White Special Edition Watch SRPK67K1

As a new addition to the Retro Colour Collection, the Seiko 5 Sports Checker Flag Black & White Special Edition Watch SRPK67K1 pays homage to one of our iconic heritage pieces from 1969: the 'Checkered Flag.' This timepiece encapsulates the essence of vintage 1960s style, drawing inspiration from its predecessor while incorporating modern craftsmanship and technology.

Seiko 5 Sports Checker Flag Black & White watch   Seiko 5 Sports Checker Flag Black & White on wrist

Key Features:

Authentic Design: This watch faithfully re-creates the distinctive looks and black and white colour scheme of the original 1969 model, featuring a checkered bezel, 60s-style hands, and a classic dial layout that evokes a sense of nostalgia.

Seiko 5 Sports SKX Case: Embracing the beloved Seiko 5 Sports SKX case design, this timepiece seamlessly blends timeless aesthetics with contemporary appeal, ensuring durability and sophistication in equal measure.

Automatic Movement: Powered by an in-house built 4R36 automatic movement with manual winding, this watch offers precise timekeeping and boasts a power reserve of up to 41 hours, eliminating the need for frequent winding or battery replacements.

Durable Hardlex Glass: Equipped with curved Hardlex glass, this watch provides exceptional scratch resistance and clarity, protecting the dial against daily wear and tear.

Water Resistance: With a water resistance rating of 100 meters, this timepiece is suitable for swimming and snorkelling, adding versatility to its functionality.

Secure Stainless Steel Bracelet: Presented on a silver stainless steel bracelet with a push-button deployment clasp, this watch offers both comfort and security on the wrist, ensuring a snug and adjustable fit.

Strap Type: Stainless Steel Bracelet

Warranty: 2-Year Seiko Warranty

Price: £310 (Please note that the price and availability of the product may be subject to change. To ensure accuracy, we recommend viewing the product directly for the most up-to-date information)

With its timeless design, superior craftsmanship, and reliable performance, this watch appeals to collectors and individuals alike who appreciate a distinctive and stylish accessory. 

Current Discount Offer: Take advantage of an additional 10% off with the discount code SEIKO10. Remember, discounts like these won't last forever, so seize the opportunity to make your purchase and enjoy the savings while the offer is still available!

Which of these special edition Seiko watch collections has captured your heart?

At House of Watches, we keep our watch collection up-to-date. If you're in search of the latest Seiko watches, we invite you to explore our newly-arrived Seiko Watch selection and find the perfect timepiece to complement your wristwear preferences and style. 

Dive into our blog posts for detailed information on watches and their key features.