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  1. Beginner Mod SNK805 - Suggestions/Advice

    Watchmaking, How To's and Technical Resources
    I happened to get 2 SNK805's by accident. Instead of returning the extra one, I changed the strap on one to leather. Now I am interested in changing the dial on one of them. I am new to watch collecting/maintenance/repair, it's become a hobby while in quarantine. Most of the mods forums I find...
  2. Where to find aftermarket gemset bezels for an SKX mod?

    Seiko
    I found this post on reddit showcasing a Seiko homage to a gemset Rolex SARU. I know people love to talk down on this aesthetic, but I really like it and I'm wondering if anyone knows where to find a bezel like it. I know the quality of the gems won't be as good as the real deal, but I don't...
  3. Seiko Sports SRPD79K1 stealth PVD mod

    Watches - Private Sellers and Sponsors
    Great value deal - My mod project that cost ~ $700 SGD in total going for cheap. Cost breakdown below: SRPD79K1 - $399 SGD (H2 Hub) Lucius Atelier radium handset - $52 SGD Lucius Atelier radium dial no date - $79 SGD Dagaz aluminium chapter ring - $30 SGD + $25 SGD (shipping) DLW double dome...
  4. Can we add a second hand in a non second hand watch?

    Watchmaking
    Hi Guys, One of the reasons I love mechanical watches is seeing the second hand sweeping. I plan to buy a watch that I love the design but the watch doesn't have the second hand. So can I add an aftermarket second hand to it? All the best!
  5. Helson Shark Diver 38mm GMT Mod

    Dive watches
    Just a few days ago I learned of Helson’s new 38mm GMT, then I stumbled upon Hornet99s writeup (awesome pics btw); VERY interesting, but I thought I was supposed to be culling the collection? What’s good: So many boxes ticked; GMT, 38mm Shark Diver, Helson H-link bracelet, adjustable clasp...
  6. [TUTORIAL] - My First Aging Mod - Tiger Concept 1016 Explorer

    Watchmaking
    Hi all, Been a lurker here for a while, thought its time to introduce myself and contribute to this fantastic community. I am from Texas, a strategy consultant by day and a horology noob by night. Like most here, I love reading about the nascent time pieces and get inspired to mod/build one of...
  7. Seiko mods = Anyone used Village Watchmakers Los Gatos, Ca

    Watchmaking, How To's and Technical Resources
    Hi, I've been searching the various forum pages for suggested modders from SF to Monterey,CA and wondering if anyone has experience with Sean Paul Yoshinaga at Village Watchmaker in Los Gatos, CA ? My objective is to buy a 2nd SNE437 to have modded. Black bezel, thin text bezel insert...
  8. Best and cheapest places to buy cases?

    Watchmaking, How To's and Technical Resources
    I am looking to try my hand at modding stainless steel cases and was curious if you folks have recommendations for where to buy some at a good price but are authentic Seiko. I don't mind if they are modern or vintage, but ideally NOS so the rest of the case is in good condition without...
  9. Seiko Tuna Dragon Shroud Mod 7002 6309 slim case

    Watches - Books, Parts, Tools, Winders
    Hello WUS, What I have here is one of the coolest things that I've ever added to one of my watches. It's a plastic, snap-on Tuna-like shroud for the Seiko 7002 or 6309 slim case watches. It's basically an instant TUNA MOD. Easily snaps on and off with no scratching to the case! Mine is...
  10. SOLD - Timex Scout/Easy Reader mod plus donor watch & extra strap, $35 shipped

    Watches - Private Sellers and Sponsors
    SOLD - Thanks, WUS and buyer I’m paring down my modest collection and have this affordable package deal for sale. The 40mm Timex Scout seemed too big, so I swapped the movement with a 38mm Timex Easy Reader case. It worked out very well, resulting in a smaller, more streamlined military watch...
  11. WTB: Seiko SUMO with ceramic bezel insert (further mods are also welcome)

    WTB - Wanted to Buy
    Dear WuS Members, I am looking for a Seiko SUMO (I have no preference about the color and the generation 001/003/031/033 etc.) having a ceramic bezel insert installed. Further modifications (eg., marinemaster hands/dial, transparent caseback, crystal, and so forth) would also be welcome...
  12. FS: Seiko Fifty Five Fathoms Mod - Vintage Dial - SNZH57K1 - Black/Gilt

    Watches - Private Sellers and Sponsors
    For sale is a modded Seiko SNZH55K1 (black and gilt). The dial was modded with a vintage style fifty five fathoms dial; seconds hand tip was painted red. The watch is in fantastic condition. Here's what you need to know: Condition of crystal: brand new; oem crystal had small scratches so I...
  13. Poor Man's SLA033

    Watchmaking, How To's and Technical Resources
    I'm wanting to build a poor man's sla033 using an SRP777 for the base. Can anyone confirm that a 6105 dial & hands will fit? I've seen quite a few reproduction dials on ebay some even coming with the hands. If those will work I think it will be a pretty straight forward mod including the coin...
  14. FS: Seiko Fifty Five Fathoms Mod - Contemporary Dial - SNZH55K1 - Black/Silver

    Watches - Private Sellers and Sponsors
    For sale is a modded Seiko SNZH55K1 (black and silver). The dial was modded with a Dagaz contemporary style fifty five fathoms dial. Seconds hand tip was painted red. The watch is in fantastic condition. Here's what you need to know: Condition of crystal: like new; no scuffs or scratches...
  15. FS: Seiko Fifty Five Fathoms Mod - Vintage Dial - SNZH55J1 - Black/Silver - MADE IN JAPAN

    Watches - Private Sellers and Sponsors
    For sale is a modded Seiko SNZH55J1 (black and silver; MADE IN JAPAN). The dial was modded with a Dagaz vintage style fifty five fathoms dial; seconds hand tip was painted red. The watch is in fantastic condition. Here's what you need to know: Condition of crystal: perfect. Condition of bezel...
  16. FS: Seiko Fifty Five Fathoms Mod - Vintage Dial - SNZH57 - Black/Gold

    Watches - Private Sellers and Sponsors
    For sale is a modded Seiko SNZH57K1 (black and gold). The dial was modded with a Dagaz vintage style fifty fathoms dial. Seconds hand tip was painted red. The watch is in fantastic condition. Here's what you need to know: Condition of crystal: perfect. Condition of bezel insert: perfect. Bezel...
  17. Seiko SKX007 Dagaz Snowflake Mod

    Watches - Private Sellers and Sponsors
    Selling my Seiko SKX007 Dagaz Snowflake Mod. I purchased it "stock" preowned from a member on here years ago. I purchased all the watch parts from Dagaz and the bracelet from Strap Code. Orlando Watch Company in Winter Park installed all the parts. I wanted to make this watch a homage to the...
  18. Will Seiko Sumo Hand fit on 4r36 mvt?

    Public Forum
    Will Seiko Sumo Hour & Second hand fit on Seiko SRPC41 Mini Turtle with 4r36 mvt? TIA
  19. Can I put 4r35 mvt in Seiko Mini Turtle w/ 4r36 mvt

    Watchmaking
    I have a Seiko SRPC91 Save the Ocean(STO) with 4r35 mvt and Seiko SRPC41 Mini Turtle with 4r36 mvt. I want to swap the whole movt with dial and hands. Is this possible? I'm worried that the crown stem will not fit if I swap the mvt out. TIA
  20. WTT: CLIP ON DRAGON SHROUD FOR SEIKO 7002 OR 7548 TUNA

    WTT - Trade Corner
    Hi There! I have a pre-owned, but in pristine condition plastic BLACK Dragon Shroud. This is for modding your Seiko 7002 or 7548 to give it that TUNA LOOK! I had it on my 7002, but never really wore it. I'd like to trade it for a 22mm strap. A NATO or something other than leather. Maybe...
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