The New Bulova Sea King UHF Dive Watch

The New Bulova Sea King UHF Dive Watch, 3.3 out of 5 based on 181 ratings
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Over the last few years, Bulova has continued their trend of revolutionizing timekeeping since they became known for it when they released the Accutron in the 1960. It comes as no surprise that 2015 is shaping up to be another exciting year for them as they unveil their latest UHF movement watches, including the reintroduction of the Bulova Sea King. (Officially being unveiled at BaselWorld 2015)


The Automatic UHF 262 kHz movement offers accuracy of a few seconds per year.


While the original Bulova Sea King models were considered sport watches, they were not are not the watch you would want to take on a watery adventure.


The New 2015 Bulova Sea King Automatic UHF Dive Watch boasts a black IP stainless case measuring 48.5 mm (approximately 1 7/8″), not including crown.


However, the new 2015 Bulova Sea King offers a 300 meter water resistance, suitable for recreational or professional diving, as well as, a rotating diver’s bezel and a heavy-duty black IP stainless case and bracelet . With the ultra high frequency automatic movement, the new Sea King operates at a frequency of just over 262kHz, which offers accuracy of a few seconds per year.

Additional features include:

  • Luminous hands & markers
  • Bracelet features fold over push button clasp with safety lock
  • Sea King logo engraved on case back

Including the sapphire crystal and case back, the 2015 Bulova Sea King’s case is 14.5mm think.

Screw-down Case back with embossed Sea King Bulova Logo.

Bracelet features fold over safety clasp with push button release.


The model featured in this blog is 98B242 and is currently available through Princeton Watches – contact us at 800-572-8263 for more information or to place your order.

What are your thoughts or opinions of this watch? Please feel free to leave us a comment below, we would love to hear from you.

3 thoughts on “The New Bulova Sea King UHF Dive Watch

  • January 1, 2016 at 10:12 am

    I only buy Bulova with the turning folk logo on the dial face. no logo I will skip.

  • November 30, 2016 at 2:15 pm

    The fork is on the crown. Thats not good enough for you ? The case back is outstanding ! No new b Bulova’s will carry the fork on the dial except for the Accutron II’s

  • June 6, 2017 at 5:15 pm

    Can you comment on whether or not the bracelet has solid end links? Thanks!


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