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The Drive from Citizen collection has gotten a fresh new look. A clean, simple design and uncluttered details; the newly styled BTW timepiece will keep you going for years to come. Featured in a gold-tone stainless steel case, classic black leather strap with contrast stitching, silver dial with sub-sweep second hand and date. Featuring our Eco-Drive technology – powered by light, any light. Never needs a battery. Caliber number B690.

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Case Material

Gold-Tone, Stainless Steel


WR50/5Bar/166ft [Still Water Swimming]


Mineral Crystal


B690, Date, Sub Second Hand, 2 Hand

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BTW - By the Way is rated 4.5 out of 5 by 11.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from 10/10 Best watch I've ever owned hands down. Amazing price for a high quality time piece. 100% recommend for any amateur watch collectors or even someone just looking to expand their watch collection.
Date published: 2020-02-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The perfect watch for me. This is a simple but stunnning classic design watch to use for everyday or dressy occasions. Not to flashy but definitely an eye-catcher.
Date published: 2020-02-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A Classic Dress Watch The BV1112-05A has Classic Look with 21 Century inter workings of a ECO Drive a very reliable quartz movement never needs a battery because it has a capacitor to run the watch just leave it in the light , natural or artificial light . Very Happy with this watch .Also sits well on the wrist . A Great Quality Watch .
Date published: 2020-05-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Citizens the best Ordered when they didn't have a custom band measurements but I got it anyway fits perfect is a lovely watch very simple and yet the gold makes you really take a double take. Looks amazing
Date published: 2020-07-06
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Nice Watch! really like the design and is lightweight. Like the seconds subdial
Date published: 2020-06-09
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Does this watch light up?

Asked by: Lkry
No, this watch does not light up, but the hands do glow slightly in the dark.
Answered by: Jeannie D
Date published: 2019-11-20

Do hands and numbers glow in dark?

Asked by: LizL
The hands do not glow in the dark.
Answered by: CitizenCS
Date published: 2019-11-18

Is it possible to put a gold mesh strap on this watch? I see there's the black face with the mesh strap-- but I prefer the silver face. Thanks for your help!

Asked by: nicolekatrijn

what is the lug size for this watch? 20 or 22 mm? can you order the gold mesh for this one?

Asked by: rafael ruel
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