18 Nov 2010

SOLD: SEIKO Automatic Diver 6105-8119

Up for sale is my SEIKO Automatic Diver 6105-8119.

Production date: April 1974.
Case dimension:
  • Width: 45 mm (excludes crown).
  • Thickness: 13 mm.
  • Lug: 19 mm.
Original dial and hands in good condition. The red dot lume on second hand has turn pale. Lume on dial and hands still glow faintly.
Bezel rotates bi-directionally and clicks evenly with no play.
Bezel insert is non-original but good quality reproduction.
Crystal has been upgraded to non-original domed sapphire with blue anti-reflection coating on the inside.
Case and case back are in good condition. Upper side of case probably had been lightly polished in the past but original factory finish is still visible.
Movement and date setting mechanism are working well. Service history is unknown.
Original crown locks as it should.
Caseback gasket was replaced with new SEIKO genuine gasket.
Not water-pressure tested. Water resistant is unknown.
Comes with used and aging non-original Tropic rubber strap.
Price: SOLD.

The bad: Non-original bezel insert and domed crystal.

1 comment:

  1. How to determine if the 6105-8119 dial is aftermarket? I just bought recently and seiko logo from the dial looks more brighter than my 6105-8110. Can you help me about this.