I've been wearing a Seiko 5 Auto for a minute now, and I would say its great for an inexpensive watch with a reliable movement (7S26). It may not be the best by any means, but if you're consistently wearing the watch, then you don't really need to worry about the reserve much at all. I also really like the simplicity of the Arabic numerals on a black dial, which transcends rather nicely into a variety of fits. Mine look like this: But I'm thinking about flipping the metal strap to something like this: or this:
Where would you get this band or something similar? What size is it?
Looking to buy a Seiko 5 automatic. My criteria are:
- 40mm+ case diameter
- metal band and metal case
- gold tone
I have browsed through eBay and Amazon to get some ideas, but as a Seiko n00b, I would appreciate any insight and/or input anyone can provide.