X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

The Watch That Ripley Wore In Aliens Is Being Re-Issued

by Conner Flynn
Advertisement

Remember that cool watch that Ripley wore in Aliens? It’s the Seiko Giugiaro 7A28-7000 and it is being reissued for a limited run. I always remembered that watch because it had a cool futuristic look. It was designed by famed car designer Giorgetto Giugiaro – who also designed the DeLorean DMC-12 among other things. The watch features a distinctive panel on the side, with large chronograph buttons. That design was perfect for the movie.

aliens_watch_1zoom in


Seiko initially launched the line in 1983. You can still buy old ones on eBay for about a grand. Now the company plans to release two new limited edition versions of the watch: the Seiko Spirit Smart SCED037 (black) and the SCED035 (steel grey).

aliens_watch_2zoom in

aliens_watch_3zoom in

This new watch isn’t an exact replica of the 7A28-7000 however. The watches no longer have any controls on the left hand side, which gives the new design a sleeker look. It’s pretty close though and affordable at $260 to $290. These are good looking watches, and perfect for any science fiction fan. It seems as if the stainless model may already be sold out, but the black model is still available at SeiyaJapan.

aliens_watch_4zoom in

[A Blog to Watch via Gizmodo via Fashionably Geek]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



LEGO Spiral Train Tower

LEGO Spiral Train Tower

Going Fishing

Going Fishing

Strangely Translated Movie Titles

Strangely Translated Movie Titles

Advertisement
2017 Jeep Compass Limited 4×4 Review: True North

2017 Jeep Compass Limited 4×4 Review: True North

Ford Performance Sharpens Its Blade with the 2019 Edge ST

Ford Performance Sharpens Its Blade with the 2019 Edge ST

Lotus Evora GT410 Sport Speeds into the US this Summer

Lotus Evora GT410 Sport Speeds into the US this Summer