Ball Watch, Bremont and Longines moderator
While working on a Marathon TSAR this weekend for a forum member I stumbled upon something that may be of interest here and to other on the dive watch forum. The bezel insert for the Marathon TSAR and the inserts for a Seiko SKX007 will fit in each other. While this is good news for the Marathon crowd it is also good for the Seiko people. The reason is this insert is thick and has really deep indexes. It can be refinished in color and the indexes could be lumed or painted. Until now the only way to find an insert this nice (that I was able to find) was to get one off of a Tuna. When I get a change I'll see if these can be purchased from Marathon. I'll post pictures once I have this one completed. Harold has a SS insert in both 12 hour GMT and 60 minute but they are very shallow and we have found them hard to paint in after coating. These are deeper than the Tuna and has a nice deep triangle pip kind of like a Sinn 657.