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Celebrated Citizen Time…

With Citizen Eco-Drive watches the terms light and lightweight are mutually exclusive. The brand is currently celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the Eco-Drive Watch technology, which was developed in the 1970’s and formally introduced into timepiece collections for the general public in the mid 1990’s.

Citizen Eco-Drive watches have a built-in solar chip and are powered by the sun or any other light source. The solar chip converts this light into energy that is stored in a power cell inside the watch and features a power reserve that lasts approximately six months or more, even if stored in a dark environment.

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Citizen Eco-Drive World Time A-T

Citizen Eco-Drive watches are also ecologically friendly, since the batteries inside do not have to be replaced and later discarded into the environment. What’s more, many Eco-Drive men’s and women’s watches have exceptionally thin cases measuring 13mm or less in thickness, making them considerably lighter in weight in comparison to other watch styles.

You do not have to look any further than TheWatchery.com to discover these ultra-light, light sensitive timepieces during our Celebrated Citizen Time Event taking place this week. Popular styles from the Circle of Time, Promaster, Axiox, Calibre 8700, World Time, Riva and Paladion collections are featured in the promotion.

The Citizen Eco-Drive World Time  A-T multi-function watch not only offers patented solar technology, this outstanding men’s timepiece features atomic time-keeping technology, which receive radio signals from designated atomic time towers throughout the globe for precise, up-to-the-minute time-keeping accuracy.

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Citizen Eco-Drive Paladion

This radio controlled Atomic watch synchronizes with the national atomic clock in Fort Wayne, CO. The contoured stainless steel case in a lustrous polished finish is presented on the attractive multi-link bracelet in brushed stainless steel with polished rose gold-tone stainless steel accent links.

The perfectly round and polished rose gold-tone stainless steel bezel encircles the rotating inner bezel that features the time-zones from 26 cities across the globe that operates with one of the push-pieces adjacent to the crown.

The metallic gray dial has 24-hour and alarm sub-dials, an perpetual date calendar and day-of-the-week window, luminous hands and orange arrow world time hand, raised baton and Arabic numeral hour markers. Features include a scratch resistant sapphire crystal above the dial, water-resistance to 200 meters and a push-button deployment clasp on the bracelet. Citizen Eco-Drive World Time A-T watch is 43mm in diameter and 13mm thick.

The Citizen Eco-Drive Paladion diamond women’s watch is pure enchantment in two-tone stainless steel and diamonds. The graceful, polished stainless steel case is presented on a lustrous, polished stainless steel bracelet with polished yellow gold-tone center links.

Eighteen shimmering round-cut diamonds create a dramatic focal point on the highly polished yellow gold-tone bezel. The iridescent Mother-of-Pearl dial shines with gold-tone skeleton hands and diamond hour markers. A window at the 3 o’clock reveals the automatic date calendar.

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Citizen Eco-Drive Axiom

Features include a push-button fold-over clasp on the bracelet for added convenience and water-resistance to 100 meters or 330 feet. Citizen Eco-Drive Paladion women’s watch is 26mm in diameter and 8mm thick.

Ultra-sleek and urbane, the Citizen Eco-Drive Axiom Chronograph is ideal for today’s man. The streamline contemporary styling features a highly polished round case presented on the handsome triple-link bracelet in brushed and polished stainless steel.

The perfectly round mirrored bezel surrounds the matte finished silvery white dial with three integrated sub-dials, polished silver-tone hands and raised index markers. Features include an automatic date window at the 4 o’clock hour, small-second, 60-minute and 24-hour sub-dials.

Additional features include a convenient push-button, fold-over clasp on the bracelet and water-resistance to 30 meters or 100 feet. the Citizen Eco-Drive Axiom men’s chronograph is 43mm in diameter and 10mm thick.

The Citizen Eco-Drive Circle Of Time women’s watch is an ultra-chic and fashionable choice. The perfectly round case in highly polished stainless steel is presented on a lustrous highly polished link bracelet in stainless steel. A double ring bezel of highly polished stainless steel surrounds the captivating Mother-of-Pearl dial with polished silver-tone hands.

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Features include a scratch resistant sapphire crystal above the dial, water-resistance to 50 meter or 165 feet and a push-button deployment clasp on the bracelet for added convenience. Citizen Eco-Drive Circle Of Time women’s watch is 30mm in diameter and 9mm thick.

Complimentary shipping and returns are included on all domestic watch purchases within the continental United States at TheWatchery.com.

Illuminated Citizen Eco-Drive image courtesy of Wiki Commons.