Sandblasted Stainless Steel Movement: The case of the Seatime Prodiver is robust, measuring 42mm x The application of luminous material is careful and exact. The C3 luminova on the Prodiver is outstanding. Ascending luminescent dots clearly show the course of time. This blue dial was one of the inspirations for the new Prodiver Blue Limited. Images from this post:. We launched a limited Edition of pieces with this special bezel, lime hands and titanium case.
Unfortunately however, with the metal bracelet installed, by our measurement the Prodiver weighs in at grams, which I found too heavy to wear on a regular basis. However, based on seeing the strap in person, I can attest to its feel, which is sturdy, yet slightly more rigid than one may hope. Most striking features of this modern era sports watch are the luminescent index lines and various watch dial colors combined with it. It also has the capability to withstand far more than your average dive enthusiast can throw at it. Sandblasted Stainless Steel Movement: A helium valve and waterproofness of meters guarantee best functionality. The minute and hour hands are both roman sword style, and are white and orange respectively, similar to the Ploprof.
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On the rubber with a dress shirt. On the metal bracelet, the Seatime is like a chrome plated tank. Images from this post:. However, a hard break downward in the stoqa case where the lugs begin disrupts the soft oval shape and gives the watch a more square tactical appearance.
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The watch appears daring and brisk, and gets rewarded for it. The crown is protected on each side by protrusions in the case which are well incorporated into the smooth curvature of body. The click unidirectional bezel has the satisfying machined feel we look for in a high-value piece such as the Stowa, and the outer triangular minute marker aligns perfectly with the minute indices on the dial with every turn.
The case has an oval shape when viewed from above, with its sides tapering smoothly in to the lugs. By Ilya Ryvin The Seatime is a line first introduced by Stowa inand with the Prodiver, Stowa has not only preserved the styling of the vintage pieces, but has added xtowa that make it truly at home in the sea.
It also has the capability to withstand far more than your average dive enthusiast can throw at it. Former design features have been edited and adapted carefully without destroying the DNA of the watches.
The sharp break of the lugs is highly visible from this angle, and the tip of the lugs come to a dramatic, protruding point. With crisp angles and a sandblasted finish, the bracelet matches the overall feel of the watch perfectly, and it pleasingly follows the flow of the lugs around the wrist.
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The effective size of the watch goes up on the bracelet. Inorange colored Prodiver won hearts of watch collectors worldwide. The bracelet fits like a glove between the lugs of the Prodiver, and matches perfectly with the aesthetic of the watch case, while downplaying its sporty side. The insert has a silver base and black markings that matches well with the coloration of the sandblasted case and dial.
The dial fits perfect the look of the watch and in combination with the hands it looks a bit more elegant.
Review: Stowa Seatime Prodiver
The Prodiver screw down crown peodiver also easy to adjust with its precise coining, but locks tight when needed. The collectors respect this innovative idea of the dynadots bezel. But does all this history and sport prowess make for a watch worth owning? Images from this post:.
Seatime Black Forest Limited. Inthe original Stowa factory was destroyed and the company moved operations close to the Swiss-German border.
Ascending luminescent dots clearly show the course of time. The wish for Seatime to become even more excellent and to incorporate all features of a real diving watch in it, resulted in the development of Prodiver. Contact Us General Advertise. The Stowa Seatime Prodiver is a watch that lives up to its name. Limited to watches. Unfortunately, the black rubber strap had been cut to fit a very small wrist, and I was therefore unable to test it.