Geckota Collection

Horween Kaizen R-17 Vintage

Our price £28.00

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  • This watch strap has been made from a lovely, oiled genuine Horween USA leather for fantastic look and feel, and years of wearing pleasure with your favourite watch.

    The Horween Leather Company has set the standard for the highest quality leathers since 1905. Now you can enjoy the sumptuous look and feel of this material on several Geckota straps, including this one. The strap has a fantastic quality feel and look to it, and after you have worn it for a little while it will take on its own unique vintage look

    What will you love most about your Horween leather strap? Will it be the 'excellent quality for the price' that one buyer commented on? Or the extreme comfort and being 'supple on the wrist from the first time' that another reviewer noted? When watch enthusiasts like you describe the Horween Kaizen R-17 Vintage as the 'best strap ever bought', you know you are onto something good.

    Look closely and appreciate the careful stitching with ivory linen thread. And details like the metal lining tubes in the spring bar holes for extra strength and durability. There are also two sturdy floating keepers to secure the strap tail when the strap is on your wrist.

    Quality, performance and great looks complement each other perfectly. Look forward to your Kaizen R-17 delighting with its solid stainless steel pre-v buckle with a satin brush finish. Customers also love how we spare no expense for the strap lining. In fact, we use the same quality top leather, which has been approved and stamped with the Geckota logo.

    The Geckota Horween Kaizen R-17 vintage strap is available to fit watch lug widths of 22 mm, 24 mm and 26 mm in each of four different shades of oiled cowhide: deep jet black; dark chestnut brown; tan brown; and our favourite, classy vintage red.

    The buckle width is 2 mm less than the lug width (all sizes).

    Length: 130 / 80mm
    Thickness: 4mm (tapering to 3mm)
    Material: Genuine Horween Leather
    Material Type: Vintage
    Material Finish: Natural Leather Grain
    Edge Finish: Cut edge, sealed with colour stain
    Padding Style: Flat
    Lining Material: Genuine Leather
    Stitching Colour: Ivory

    Buckle Type: Buckle Pre-V
    Buckle Material: Stainless Steel
    Buckle Finish: Brushed
    Buckle Tongue Width: 4mm

    Special Features: Genuine High Quality American Leather
    Fittings Supplied: Spring Bars
    Style: Vintage Design

    More Info
  • Length(s) 130 / 80mm
    Thickness 4mm – 3mm
    Material Type Oiled USA Leather
    Material Finish Natural Leather Grain
    Edge Finish Cut edge and sealed with colour stain
    Padding Style Flat
    Lining Material Genuine Oiled USA Leather
    Stitching Colour Ivory
    Tongue Width 4mm
    Clasp Type Buckle Pre-V
    Strap Style Vintage Design
    Strap Material Genuine Leather
    Strap Style Smooth
  • Perfect


    Excellent quality for the price, the pictures doesn't do any justice, I ordered the red one for my Pam and looks so sexy.

    Best strap ever bought


    This is the best strap I've ever bought. It's extremely comfortable, supple on the wrist from the first time and extremely well finished. I bought the red one and is just stunning. In between red and burgundy. In my opinion, Horween leathers are the best.

    Good Value


    Nice, thick leather. Looks great on my Panerai. Should look even better once broken in. Had to order another color as it's such a good deal.



    I use this band with Garmin Fenix3, this band looks better than original

    Well Made Quality Leather Strap


    I was looking at the brown vintage strap but thought i would give the red for a different look.The strap is well made and fills the lug gap brilliantly on the smiths Everest watch. The quality overall is superb.

    Great strap for retro styled watches


    A beautiful strap with a vintage feel! The oiled leather has a great texture. It's quite beefy (about 4mm thick) and the white stitching is nicely pronounced, so it will work beautifully with larger watches. The edges are sealed.

    Thumbs up!


    Brilliant strap. Looks more expensive than it actually is.

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Geckota Brand Watch Straps

You've worked hard to buy your watch straps and watches. So we created the Geckota brand to give you maximum confidence whenever you buy watches and watch straps online.

We want you to enjoy the best possible quality for your budget. That’s why we only source genuine leather watch straps from some of the world’s most reputable suppliers. When you invest in Geckota straps, you'll own the same kind of high-performing, comfortable, great-looking straps that we like to wear with our favourite watches.

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