Seiko LM Special Hi-Beat 5216-5000

Seiko 5216-5000

Glorious Sunday with this eye-catching high beater. One of the best movements used exclusively on the Lord Matic, the 5216 at 28800bph, that made it named 'SPECIAL'.  The faceted crystal was also one popular design back in those days, and since these crystals were custom built for specific models, it is extremely difficult to find original replacement if they are scratched or damaged, which made nowadays examples with good crystals very desirable, and collectible.

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Eric has been a gadget lover for decades and had been collecting affordable vintage since the nineties. With his passion for vintage watches, he had been sharing thoughts and photos in interest groups, with his intention of raising public interests on forgotten classics.

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