Seiko will watch from Aliens movie on the market again




Seiko will release a new version of the timepiece Sigourney Weaver in Aliens bears on the market. In the 1986 film ‘Ellen Ripley’ a Seiko Chronograph 7A28-7000 her wrist. This watch was designed by Giorgetto Giugiaro and appeared in 1983.

Although Aliens takes place in a distant future, the creators not only use futuristic weapons and gadgets in the film. So was the watch that Ripley wore at that time already for sale in stores. This Seiko Chronograph 7A28-7000, thanks to its appearance in the film is still popular.

The Japanese watch manufacturer now has two new variants of the watch is issued, a stainless steel version and a black model. They are not exact copies of the movement in 1983, the new models incorporate a new 7T12 analog-quartz movement and miss the buttons on the left side of the box. The appearance and size is otherwise identical to the original.

According Seiko watches are waterproof up to a hundred meters deep and the battery lasts up to five years. The watches come in a limited edition of three thousand pieces per model on the market. The stainless steel model costs 32 000 Japanese yen for the black version should be 36 000 yen counted down. Converted amounts which are approximately 245 and 275 euros.


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