Grand Seiko recently announced a set of three new Spring Drive SBGA for the Chinese market. This Chinese Limited Spring Drive SBGA series features the iconic snowflake dial; similar to the SBGA211 and SBGA407, all three models are considered the Grand Seiko Heritage collection.
Mt. Fuji - the highest mountain in Japan and the second-largest volcano in Asia, has always been an epic symbol of Japan. Legend has it that Mt. Fuji was created in just one day. Literally translated as “wealthy person with status”, the spirit of the word "Fuji" is skillfully manifested on the watch design of this new limited edition set, whereby truly implementing the Mt. Fuji spirit into a Grand Seiko. As the three new pieces continue to inherit the greatest of the Grand Seiko Heritage collection, it proudly presents to the world the magnificent Japanese craftsmanship.
This time around, the design concept of Grand Seiko is based on the sceneries of various seasons of Mt. Fuji. While the Silver Snowflake SBGA451 exhibits Mt. Fuji's beautiful snowy winter, the Jade Snowflake SBGA453 represents pleasant summer greens, and the Ruby Snowflake SBGA455 brings out the inner volcanic characteristics of Mt. Fuji.
The design embodies a pure classical elegance with a box-shaped sapphire crystal, Zaratsu polished lugs, and a distinctive color seconds hand which complements the Snowflake dial. All three Chinese Limited SBGA boasts the Caliber 9R65 spring drive - an efficient winding system and a power reserve of 72 hours, with an accuracy of ± 1 second per day (±15 seconds per month). As we all know, Spring Drive is one of the great innovations in modern watchmaking history and its accuracy is unprecedented.
All three colors are limited editions, with Silver SBGA451 at 400 pieces, Jade SBGA453 at 500, and Ruby SBGA455 at 300. Each color comes with a stainless steel bracelet and a color matching premium quality crocodile leather strap - alternating between a sports spring drive or a dress one is just that easy.
The expected release date for all three SBGA spring drives is at the end of August 2021. Watch Outz is delighted to announce that there will be an early bird pre-order for our loyal customers.
The price for the pre-order of SBGA451, SBGA453, or SBGA455 is USD6250 each. For more information, please feel free to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.