Ordinary nylon NATO strap has a very fine weave structure. And the strap is usually very thin. These polyester tapes from Seiko are thicker and have a more pronounced texture. The Seichu strap presents a more obvious texture than the traditional NATO strap. It incorporates the traditional weaving technique from Japan replica watches, which is used in the traditional "obijime", a decorative strap for fixing kimonos. This technique is almost lost. , But now it is rejuvenated. It is characterized by high tensile strength, four times higher than ordinary Seiko fabric strap, better breathability, and provides greater comfort for the wrist. Each replica watches comes with two Seichu straps, SPB239 is equipped with a dark brown strap and an extra beige strap, while SPB237 is equipped with a green strap and an extra gray strap. It adds a little retro charm to the look, especially when compared to the rubber straps commonly found on dive watches.
The price of this pair of straps is indeed higher, because the new replica watch are more than $200 more expensive than similar replica watches with only rubber straps. For example, last year's SPB147 was $1,000, but the new SPB239 was $1200. This still makes these two new models have a relatively high value.
Both models have similar warm and earthy colors. These two new replica watches have dark brown (SPB239) and gray (SPB237) dials and bezels. The bezel scales are cream-colored, which is similar to what we see on the hour markers and hands. The same color tones, faded luminous light gives them a retro style. This kind of color palette is common in vintage watches because these tones are reminiscent of the faded dials of vintage replica watches.
The stainless steel case of Prospex SPB239 has a diameter of 40.5 mm. The diving style design is the cornerstone of the brand's retro-style diving replica watches products, with square lugs, unprotected screw-in crown and wide polished chamfers extending from the tip of the lug to the tip of the lug. The radially brushed black bezel of SPB239 is a sign of the re-release of contemporary 62MAS. Compared with the lower-priced Prospex products, it adds a rich visual texture and a higher-quality feel. SPB239 takes this element one step further, including an engraved diving scale, thanks to its khaki paint filling, giving this piece a deeper and warm retro look.
The stainless steel case size of SPB237 is 42.7 mm, which is significantly smaller than the original version in the 1970s, and the size from lug to lug is relatively compact at 46 mm. The round, pebble-shaped cushion case form is still the unique visual symbol of the series, and the side of the Seiko case is mixed with radial drawing and curved polishing. Like most of the brand's advanced Prospex products replica watches uk, SPB237 uses a sapphire crystal with an anti-reflective coating and provides a strong waterproof performance of 200 meters.