Orient Mako II Pepsi (FAA02009D) Watch Review

Let’s face it: there aren’t a lot of options for serious dive watches under $200. The Seiko SKX, Orient Ray II, and Orient Mako II are probably the best mechanical options at this price point. This is a review of my personal favorite of the three: the Orient Mako II with a blue dial and Pepsi-style bezel (reference FAA02009D). So what do you get when you pay $150 bucks new for this diver? Well, quite a bit actually. Here are some of the highlights: In-house caliber F6922 automatic movement with day, date, hacking and manual wind functionality (the last two of …