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Grand Seiko GMT Hodinkee Review Plus a Luxury Preowned Watch Showcase For Watch Collectors

Contact tmosso@thewatchbox.com for pricing and availability; Either I have it, or I can get it! Preowned watches from Grand Seiko, Omega, Patek Philippe, and Blancpain are ready for inspection on YouTube’s only video gallery of luxury watches. WatchBox offers the world’s finest collection of sports watches, dress watches, dive watches, and more. From chronographs to tourbillon watches in all sizes, we have the ideal watch for your wrist. Watch collectors and watch enthusiasts know that this is the ultimate window shopping opportunity; every watch on this show is for sale! Grand Seiko has risen to challenge Swiss powerhouses like Rolex, Omega, and Breitling. Despite production that amounts to only 45,000 watches per year, Grand Seiko rivals the Swiss majors with a compelling combination of style, value, and innovation. Today’s show features two outstanding Seiko empire offering; one from Grand Seiko, and one from Credor. The Grand Seiko Automatic GMT for Hodinkee – better known as the SBGM239 – is a 2020 limited edition of 500 pieces in stainless steel. Its 39.5mm case shines mirror bright thanks to the Japanese watchmaker’s signature “Zaratsu” tin-plate polishing technique. The “twilight” blue dial incorporates hand-finished hands and indices, and the bracelet imparts an impression of solidity. The dual-time watch includes independent 12 and 24-hour time zones, and a Grand Seiko manufacture caliber 9S66 winds automatically while providing a 72-hour power reserve. Rarely seen outside Japan, the Credor watch brand is a second luxury label that runs in parallel with and occasionally surpasses the opulence of Grand Seiko. Today’s Japanese domestic market (JDM) Credor Spring Drive GCLP995 is a 38mm stainless steel dress watch for the Japanese home market. Its full steel bracelet features the same intricate finish as the case and dial, both of which exude effortless elegance. A double-digit date graces the dial along with a discreet power reserve indicator, and a rare manual wind Seiko Spring Drive caliber – 7R87 – offers high style, exacting precision, and 48 hours of power reserve. Patek Philippe watches offer immense refinement, rarity, and lasting value. But today’s Patek Philippe Calatrava Pilot 5522A is a rarity among rarities with only 600 pieces made. This 42mm stainless steel pilot’s watch was release exclusively in the United States marketplace to commemorate the 2017 Patek Philippe Grand Exposition in New York City. Our example has been serviced by Patek Philippe in Geneva and remains factory sealed for its next owner. • 39:19 A. Lange & Sohne 1815 Flyback Chronograph Boutique Edition 414.026 $52,950 • 43:02 A. Lange & Sohne 1815 Rattrapante Perpetual Calendar 421.025FE platinum $149,500 • 19:25 Arnold & Son TES 1SJAR.V01A.C112A Tourbillon Escapement Sapphire, rose gold $54,950 • 07:16 Blancpain Fifty Fathoms MIL-SPEC for Hodinkee 5008-11B30-NABA o Just in: email tmosso@thewatchbox.com for pricing • 15:31 Cartier Santos de Cartier WSSA0018 (Santos Large, silver dial) o Just in: email tmosso@thewatchbox.com for a quote • 13:18 Credor Spring Drive Big Date GCLP995 o Just in: email tmosso@thewatchbox.com for a quote • 32:34 F.P. Journe Vagabondage III (platinum, 69 pieces) o Email tmosso@thewatchbox.com for pricing • 03:02 F.P. Journe Octa Zodiaque (150 pieces, platinum, 40mm) o Email tmosso@thewatchbox.com for pricing • 10:30 Grand Seiko Automatic GMT Limited Edition For Hodinkee SBGM239 $6,450 • 35:08 Greubel Forsey Double Tourbillon 30 Degrees rose gold o Not priced yet: email tmosso@thewatchbox.com for a quote • 05:25 H. Moser & Cie Pioneer Centre Seconds Swiss Mad 3200-1207 (full bracelet, red dial) o Email tmosso@thewatchbox.com for pricing • 00:41 H. Moser & Cie Swiss Alp Watch The Final Upgrade 5324-1205 o Email tmosso@thewatchbox.com for pricing • 26:21 Omega Speedmaster Moonwatch Dark Side of The Moon 311.92.44.51.01.003 $8,650 • 30:04 Patek Philippe Calatrava Pilot 5522A-001 New York $54,950 • 23:12 Vacheron Constantin Overseas Chronograph 49150/000W-9015 $19,950 Please subscribe to our channel for the best luxury watch reviews on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/WatchBoxReviews/?sub_confirmation=1 Visit our website at www.thewatchbox.com for the latest pre-owned luxury watch arrivals and industry-leading value in previously loved luxury timepieces.