Who does not have a watch these days? Since its first appearance in 15th-century in Europe, watch becomes an essential timepiece in our lives. There are many different types of watches and the most usual type of watch used nowadays is wristwatch, usually worn around the wrist. People does not merely use watches only for showing time, but they also use it as jewelry. Thus, since its functions as fashion statement, many luxurious watches come with jewels and diamonds. Besides for fashion statement, some manufacturers also produce watches for people who have active lifestyle such as for diver, mountain hiker and pilot or aviator.
The Most Popular Watch
There are some notable brands that have good reputations in producing superior watches such as Rolex, Timex, Seiko, Casio, TAG and many more but Seiko is one of the well-known brands with its products become most-wanted search in Amazon and Google. It was first established in 1881 by Kintaro Hattori in Japan who first opened a watch and jewelry store called K. Hattori in Tokyo, Japan. Seiko produces not only watches but also clocks, optical products, semiconductors, and electronic devices. Seiko is known for producing quality watches which offer many helpful functions and simple design yet still look elegant. Because of the sophisticated look, Seiko’s products become favorites and among them are Seiko 5 series. The meaning of number five in the name is to show the five important features provided by the watches which are water resistant, shock resistant, automatic, date and day display. Seiko 5 series usually come with analog display which adds the simple look in the design. Seiko 5 series also come with automatic mechanical movement so you do need to worry to change the battery. The Seiko 5 series also become favorite’s timepieces among collectors.
Keeping Your Seiko 5 Series Watches
Many people usually wear their watches daily which may make the watches lose their shine because of dirt and oils from lotions, skin, and perfume. Cleaning the watches is necessary to do to prevent the dirt and odor but before cleaning it you need to know the material of your watch. Seiko 5 Series Watches usually made from stainless steel and there are some things you need to do to keep a watch that made from stainless steel. First if you want to clean the band of the watch, you need to do it properly by using water and vinegar. Make a mixture between water and vinegar with equal proportion and then put a clean cloth made from soft fabric into the mixture. After that, you can rub the band with the cloth.