Overview: Paying homage to one of the most iconic motorcycles ever made, Seiko has introduced the Seiko 5 Sports 55th Anniversary Super Cub Limited Edition SRPK37. This wristwatch intricately captures the spirit of the first-generation Super Cub, a legendary creation by Honda in 1958.
Design: Every aspect of this limited edition resonates with the legacy of the Super Cub. The dial impressively incorporates the motorcycle’s frontal silhouette, making the watch a treat for motorcycle aficionados. The indices ingeniously resemble the headlights and blinkers, further deepening the bond between timepiece and machine.
The Super Cub emblem proudly resides on the case back, asserting the watch’s exclusive collaboration with Honda’s masterpiece. Adjoining it are the words “LIMITED EDITION” and a unique serial number, reminding the wearer of its distinctiveness.
Packaging: The watch is presented in a specially designed box that harks back to the first Super Cub instruction manual – an elegant nod to its vintage roots. Along with the watch, you get a special strap, enhancing the overall vintage appeal.
- Movement: Automatic with manual winding, Caliber Number 4R36. It possesses 24 jewels ensuring its precision and has an impressive power reserve of approximately 41 hours.
- Display: Day and Date.
- Case: Sized aptly with a thickness of 13.4mm, a diameter of 42.5mm, and a lug-to-lug measurement of 46.0mm. The case back is both see-through and screw-type.
- Crystal: Hardlex crystal that ensures durability while maintaining clarity.
- Luminescence: Lumibrite on hands and indices ensures readability in dim environments.
- Strap: Crafted from nylon, ensuring comfort and longevity. The bracelet stretches up to 220.0mm with a lug width of 22mm.
- Water Resistance: Rated at 10 bars, allowing it to withstand splashes and brief immersion in water.
- The unidirectional rotating bezel adds functionality, especially for those who love to time their adventures.
- Engraved serial number on the case back, marking its position in the limited run from 0001/7500 to 7500/7500.
Conclusion: Seiko’s tribute to the Super Cub is not just a watch; it’s a piece of history. Every detail, from design to presentation, reflects a respect for the legacy of Honda’s legendary motorcycle. For fans of the Super Cub and watch enthusiasts alike, the Seiko 5 Sports 55th Anniversary Super Cub Limited Edition SRPK37 is a keepsake, a piece of timeless engineering inspired by another.
- Manufacturer: Seiko
- Caliber Number: 4R36
- Type: Automatic
- Country of Manufacture: Japan
- Material: Surgical grade stainless steel
- Diameter: 42.5 mm
- Water Resistance: Diver’s watch to 100 meters (330 feet).
- Glass: Hardlex Mineral
- Crown: Standard
- Case back: Screw-in
- Illumination: LumiBrite
- Unidirectional rotating bezel
- Material: Fabric
- Width: 22 mm
- Buckle: Pin buckle out of stainless steel
- Seiko-5 watch
- Watch box
- Registration card
- Weight: 1 oz
- Width: 10 in
- Depth: 10 in
- Height: 10 in
- Movement: Automatic
- Function: Three Hand
- Case Material: 316L Surgical Grade Stainless Steel
- Case Width: 43mm
- Dial Color: Blue
- Strap Type: Stainless Steel
- Watch Type: Diver
- Water Resistance: 10 ATM
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