How much is an Skx worth?
Even after Seiko discontinued the SKX watches in 2018, you could still find the watches for between $200 and $300 brand new. But now, as the stock of new SKX watches dwindles, prices have climbed significantly. At the time of this writing, a new Seiko SKX007 or SKX009 starts around $400, with many prices above $500.
When was Skx discontinued?
The Seiko SKX009 & SKX007 are some of the most popular dive watches in the world. Widely recognized as one of the best affordable automatic dive watches on the market, the Seiko SKX had a near cult-like following. That is… Before their production were officially discontinued in 2019.
What watches can be modded?
Truthfully, any watch can be modified! It’s simply a matter of the availability of parts. For example, the most popular watch mod platforms are Seiko and Casio watches, respectively, the SKX/SRPD line of sport watches and the still-fairly-new G-Shock GA2100 “Casioak” series.
Is the Seiko SKX discontinued?
There is certainty that the SKX will halt production and be replaced by the new line of Seiko 5 automatic watches which feature 27 different variations and 5 styles. However, keep in mind the original Seiko SKX models are still widely available via online outlets worldwide.
Which Seiko is best for modding?
If you’re in the market for a Seiko mod watch, here are the top 10 Seiko mod watches you might want to consider.
- Seiko SKX 007 Modification.
- Seiko SKX007K2 Diver’s Watch.
- Seiko SARB035 Alpinist Automatic Timepiece.
- Seiko Prospex SRP777K1 Diver’s Automatic Watch.
- Seiko 5 Automatic Dress Watch.
- Seiko SRP777 “Turtle” Watch.
Why was the Skx discontinued?
As well, the movement couldn’t be wound by hand, and one could not stop its second hand to set the time to the second accurate. Probably because of these reasons, and because the SKX wasn’t ISO 6425-certified (I guess), Seiko meant to stop production and focus on diver’s watches with higher overall standards.
Is Skx discontinued?