Well what can I say… I had a dream, an idea. Could I build my own Seiko “Pogue”? As much as I admire the history ..
Here is another one to gain entry into my collection. I was actually gifted this one from a subscriber on my YouTube channel. ..
This is my stunning example of a Seiko 6139-7100 white dial aka “Stormtrooper” I took this as payment for work ..
(posted April 2019) Hello and thank you for finding my blog. This page is all about the restoration I carried ..
The wonderful Seiko 7009-8230 was given to me by a friend in the watch community in the Facebook group. He has owned it for years ..
So here we have a rather chunky Seiko powered by the 7S36 movement which is a slightly upgraded 7S26 by way of 2 more jewels ..
I could not resist this one another Seiko from 1974, a Seiko 6119-7103. Bought on eBay as a non runner. Figured whatever ..
Another big restoration, end result is a lovely Seiko 6309-836A. This one I think is either 1976 or 86. Came from my Philippine ..
Another 6119-6023. I love this model. I bought this one whilst restoring the yellow dial one. At the time the yellow one was not going ..
This Seiko 6119-6023 dates at 1974 and had been through the wars, turned out the be an epic project. Bought from a usual ..
This is an absolutely stunning Seiko 6119-7183. the blue of the dial is a wonderful shade, It has separate day / date windows ..
This is a great watch indeed and extremely retro! This was gifted to me by a friend in Australia after restoring a watch ..
What a lovely Orient watch this is, picked up at the local watch fair in a broken junk box for little money. I first noticed ..
This Seiko was a project that spanned 3 months and was restored by my own hands completely for a giveaway to one of my subscribers ..
This is a Seiko 7019-5000 also known as a min Monaco or poor mans Monaco. Lovely piece and had been in my to do pile for nearly ..
Here is another Seiko Chrono a 6139-6010 from 1969 and a proof caseback version making this the first year of production ..
What an epic project this was. This was my first Chronograph watch to service and restore and it took round 6 months, mainly ..
This watch was a collaboration between My Mate Vince YouTube channel and my own. Vince was trying to fix this ..
This is one of my favorites a nice example of a Seiko 7005-7080 all the way from 1973. These are a cushion case model ..
This is a nice example of a Seiko that I think would have been from the Middle Eastern market as it has that look about it plus ..
This Seiko 6106-7710 Advan was an experiment that I nicknamed Rat Watch. It came in a job lot (see photos) and was destined ..
Here is another watch fair find a Seiko 4336-8100 from I think 1978. Cost all of £10! was beaten up but being quartz ..
This is a Seiko 7005-8040 from 1970. I bought this one from a watch fair with another piece and paid £20.00 for the two. ..
What a stunning Seiko this turned out to be. 7009-8200 from 1977. It was not running and a bit beaten up when it arrived ..
This is a Seiko 7025-5000 that I bought from a watch fair here in the U.K for £20.00 in 2019. There was no bracelet but it looked ..
This has got to be one of the best dials I have in my collection. The Seiko 7009-8081 is from February 1976. I could ..
This is such a lovely Seiko 7025-5010, I have seen others but this one is my favourite. It came in the box from my Australian ..
What a nice find this one was. Bought at a watch fair here in the UK for £20.00 with the thought of fixing it to sell on. ..
This 7009-5010 was a gift as a way of payment for some work I did for a member of the group. As much as I liked this watch ..
This Seiko 6119-5490 came from Australia from a friend of mine in a box full of old Seiko’s. I have a thing for these two tone ..
This was an impulse buy at a watch fair. I found it in a rummage box and paid £10.00 for it, it did not have a bracelet ..
This Seiko 7009-3040 came in the job lot I bought so was just another project that had to be fixed. It actually ran quite ..
I had been after one of these Seiko 6119-5460 for a long time but they seem to sell for decent money and I wanted a fixer ..
This is a nice addition to the collection a Seiko 6119-5450 from 1974. This was gifted to me my a friend in my FB group ..
This is a Seiko 6119-5500 from October 1974 and it came out of a joblot of Seikos I bought cheap and have been working though. ..
What a watch this is and possibly the star of my Seiko retro collection. This Seiko 6106-7690 dates at November 1974. ..
This Seiko 6106-8680 is from October 1975. I had fun with this one as it came in a 3 watch lot that I bought purely for parts. ..
Here is my Seiko 6309-5130.(1983) Another wreck of a watch to start but the end reward was worth all the work involved. ..
This is my Seiko 7019-5010 Actus with a green dial. I already have the 5 Version of this in a different dial colour further ..
This is a great Seiko from 1979. They made this square case design in gold plated also which I have a few on this page. ..
I loved restoring this Seiko 6119-7460. I was tasked with this challenge by a member of my Facebook group (Retro & vintage ..
This Seiko 6119-8095 is a watch I restored for my Fathers Christmas present in 2017. he has never had an automatic watch. ..
This Seiko 6309-6100 I had wanted for a while as I liked the idea of a hexagonal case. The green dial was very interesting ..
What is not to like about this Seiko 6319-7000 from 1977. This has been a project that has taken over a month to complete ..
This Seiko was an after thought as it came with a bunch of non runners and I was not after this one. Once I found time to look ..
I am really proud of what I have achieved with this Seiko 7019-5110. Dates from 1977 and has an amazing retro design to it. ..
This is my Seiko 7009-5008 (January 1977) and what a stunning piece this is. The two tone striped dial comes to life in different ..
Here is my Seiko 6309-8070 that I have fully restored from a non running watch. Absolutely love the design of this one and was quite ..