Singapore celebrates 50 years of nation building this year and this month, a pair of limited Orient Bambino was released to commemorate the event. This pair of Bambinos is exclusive to the Singapore distributor, Big Time and its appointed dealers. You won’t find them in the other parts of the world.
Each model is limited to 500 pieces. The model number of rose gold model is ER2400NW while that of the stainless steel model is ER2400PW. The stainless steel model came with rose gold hands and hour markers.
I know people are already very familiar with the Bambino. Here, I’ll just post some photos of this pair that I got. Each watch has a unique serial number and mine is 500/500.
Finally saw the new JDM Seiko Presage with enamel dial at Big Time last Saturday. Two of these models were released, namely the SARX027 with 6R15 movement and the SARD007 with 6R24 double retrograde movement.
Here is a quick photo review of the SARD007.
Here are some pictures of the Seiko SRP641K. Together with the other variants, they are currently the hottest Seiko divers in the market. I see them on my Facebook feeds everyday without fail.
Everyone should know this watch by now so here are the photos.
Here are some Orient watches I saw at Big Time on 28th March 2015. It seems that this shipment is brought in to cater to guitarists and cyclists who are also into watches.
Shown above is a Orient Star Retro-Future guitar model, WZ0171DA. Below are two more variants, WZ0161DA and WZ0201DA. This model comes with a world-time inner rotating bezel.
This is a collaboration between Seiko and Japanese film director and writer, Mr. Hirotsugu Kawasaki. There are three models in this series and they have generated quite a bit of interest here in Singapore, particularly the model shown above (SRP643K).
For those who didn’t get them, I am pleased to share with you some pictures of the watches, as well as the box and printed material.
Had the opportunity to handle this Orient Star Semi-skeleton model. This is a recent release which is available both in the Japanese and international market. Model number in Japan is WZ0201DK.
This watch features power reserve indicator, open heart, second hand sub-dial, hack and handwind as well as Sapphire crystal with anti-reflective coating. Here is a quick pictorial review.
Here is a new model in the Orient Classic Automatic series. This watch has two inner rotating bezels, a power reserve indicator and a date sub-dial and yet does not look busy. The colour scheme on this particular variant reminds me of the Orient Star WZ0031JC that was posted here some time back (link at the end of this post).
Here’s a quick look at the FA06003Y.