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View Poll Results: Seiko Monster - Original dial or version 2?

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  • Its got to be the original for me!

    7 46.67%
  • Give me fanglove!

    7 46.67%
  • Neither, they are both rubbish

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Thread: Dial vote - Monster version 1 or version 2

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    Dial vote - Monster version 1 or version 2

    What's your favourite?

    Doesn't matter what colour, do you prefer the original blocky or the newer fanged indices?

    I think I prefer the original, and will probably modify my v2 orange monster with an original dial.

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    Here's my new v2, but might swap the dial


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    It push came to shove, Id go with the original, but only because the Fangs on the new dial drive me batty.

    But since there was that third option - 'Both are rubbish' - I opted for that one.
    I love my Monsters, but just not the way Seiko made them.
    So, while I have 7 Monsters, I do not have any in their original state.
    My most recent mod: Low Blast case.


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    I really like the new Monsters. V2 all the way. I just wish they stuck with the original crown. The new one is nice, but doesn't match the watch.
    Last edited by Domo; Nov 30, 2014 at 01:20 PM.

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    Another vote for the V2. Agree with Domo about the crown though.......
    "Either He's Dead, Or My Watch Has Stopped....."
    Groucho Marx

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    V1. I don't like change.

    "He's just a witness"

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    I like 'em both but prefer V1 a little more. How about the new Prospex 6R15 date only model? Too pricey for me (would rather own a Sumo) but I like it too.





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    I like them both but V2 edges it a bit for the dial, but i prefer the crown on the V1, reason i haven't pulled the trigger yet. Just can't decide on which to get

    Chris

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    I *think* I prefer the over-all dial of gen 2 on the Orange monster. I think the "whiter" hour markers during the day, and the markers are black/dark framed. It looks good against the Orange dial.

    But for the black monster, I would prefer the gen 1, the rectangular hour markers.


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    Gen 2..but don't think I would ever buy one :-)

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