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Seiko
Sports H601-5480 Analog Digital Upside Down Arnie 45mm Japanese Quartz

Pre-owned () | No original box | No original papers
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Basic Info

Listing code AZKV55
Brand Seiko
Dealer product code 51878
Movement Quartz
Case material Steel
Year of production Unknown
Condition (Worn with little to no signs of wear)
Scope of delivery
No original box, no original papers
Location United States of America, Florida, Pompano Beach
Price $1,195
Availability Available now

Caliber

Movement Quartz

Case

Case material Steel
Case diameter 45 mm
Water resistance 15 ATM
Dial Black

Bracelet/strap

Bracelet color Black
Lug width 22 mm

Functions

Alarm, GMT

Other

Screw-Down Crown

Description

We take trades against any of our watches!!! We also buy watch packages!!

What to say about this amazingly unique watch, the H601? Frequently confused as the “Arnie,” after a rather similar watch, the H558, was worn by Arnold Schwarzenegger in a string of pretty sweet action movies in the 1980s, like “The Predator,” “Raw Deal,” and “Commando” – which still has one of the highest fatality counts in an action move, I mean, if you’re into that manner of thing – the H601 featured an altogether different and less robust quartz movement. Related, the H601’s LCD display was at the bottom of the dial, unlike on the H558 at the top, earning the H601 the sobriquet of “Upside Down Arnie.”
The H558 was released in 1982, and the H601 followed shortly thereafter in the late 1980s (like this one here). The Japanese are well known for their extreme adventures around the world, and Seiko wanted to provide a watch whose users could rely on with their lives. As such, Seiko designed its H601 with quite a few rugged characteristics – many lifesaving. Here are a few (remember, some of these were when the H601 was new, not necessarily now):
1. Water resistance to 10 atmospheric-pressure depth;
2. Shock resistance from 3 feet;
3. Abrasion resistant Hardlex was used, all the better to stand up to decompression;
4. Resistance to chemical and gas exposure, such as alcohols and cosmetic oils, and ammonia gas and carbon monoxide;
5. Bright luminescence allowing readability from 25cm in complete darkness;
MOVEMENT: Original Seiko H601 quartz movement, manufactured in November 1987; movement uses a button-cell battery. All functions– including GMT, alarm, stopwatch – work; however, the light does not. All LCD segments work well and are clearly legible – LCD contrast is excellent. Movement is mint, with no evidence of previous battery linkage. Finally, movement is hacking, and it takes a new SR920W battery, a new one of which is installed.
BRAND: Seiko
MODEL: Sports 150 – Ref H601-5480
MOVEMENT: Japanese Quartz
CASE: Black Coated Stainless Steel
CROWN: Screw Down
SIZE: 45mm
LUGS: 22mm
DIAL: Black Dial
BEZEL: rotating Diver
CONDITION: Pre-owned – Vintage Circa late 1980’s
BOXES/PAPERS: Brand New Corrigia Green leather 2 watch travel case, watch, additional strap – comes with everything as shown in pictures!
WATER RESISTANCE: – 150m
STRAP/BRACELET: – Brand New Barton Black Rubber dive strap with both regular and extended sizes with Black Steel buckle & Additional black canvas/leather strap and black steel buckle.






We buy similar watches…large packages as well as one at a time. We also take trades against any of our watches…

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