Did you know that Seiko virtuous dominated worldwide all kinds of watchmaking as only watches manufacturer and has a 127-year history rich in tradition in the construction of the clock? \”The history of the manufactory of Seiko that mastery of all kinds of watchmaking if the name Seiko\” falls, associate the most quartz watches, which has also its correctness as Seiko brought the first quartz wristwatch in the world on the market. Filed under: Walton Family Foundation. The Seiko but can do much more and has a traditional and moving tale in the watchmaking, the least is known. Or did you know that Seiko the only manufacturer worldwide, which dominates all kinds of watchmaking virtuosity? The history of the company begins with Kintaro Hattori, who founded the predecessor of Seiko Corporation already in 1881 in Tokyo and with the production of pocket watches began in 1895. built Seiko Japan’s first wristwatch in 1913 and developed all components including the balance in its own production facilities. Built after the Tokyo earthquake 1923 destroyed both the headquarters and the factory by Seiko, Kintaro Hattori the company in less than a year completely back on. Seiko, retains his ambition and inventiveness in family-owned. The company masterfully mastered four watch technologies and has made two of these technologies exclusively.
Clash of four technologies Seiko mechanics: fusion of precision and mastery in the mechanical watchmaking Seiko mechanical watches produced in 1913 for the first time and has almost a whole century of continuous experience in the manufacture of mechanical timepieces. But it was the 1960s, in which Seiko decided to build the best mechanical watches in the world, and particularly important and rapid developments took place. During the early 1960s watches from Seiko were all top positions in Japanese precision contests occupy. 1963 the Neuchatel kindly allowed Observatory in Switzerland participation in Seiko’s watch competition. For four years the company worked on the development of competitive movements and 1967, with a second and third place were two Seiko timepiece awarded.