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    Modified GWM5610-1 for night time visibility

    I just added some glow in the dark stuff under the LCD and on the bezel itself. Looks sick IMO. No back light on or anything. Name:  Snapchat-1606828726.jpg
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    Re: Modified GWM5610-1 for night time visibility

    Quote Originally Posted by heyheyheyhey View Post
    I just added some glow in the dark stuff under the LCD and on the bezel itself. Looks sick IMO. No back light on or anything. Name:  Snapchat-1606828726.jpg
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    This is awesome!!! How did you do it?

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    Re: Modified GWM5610-1 for night time visibility

    That's sweet!
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    Re: Modified GWM5610-1 for night time visibility

    Quote Originally Posted by hywaychyle View Post
    This is awesome!!! How did you do it?

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    You need to put a glow in the dark tape or vinyl between the LCD and the backlight panel for the display to glow. The letters on the bezel can be done by stealthing them off, then refilling them with a glow in the dark paint of your choice. I found glowon works best lol. It's all trial and error but you have to be comfortable with messing with the watch.
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    Re: Modified GWM5610-1 for night time visibility

    Quote Originally Posted by heyheyheyhey View Post
    You need to put a glow in the dark tape or vinyl between the LCD and the backlight panel for the display to glow. The letters on the bezel can be done by stealthing them off, then refilling them with a glow in the dark paint of your choice. I found glowon works best lol. It's all trial and error but you have to be comfortable with messing with the watch.
    Well done sir!!

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    Re: Modified GWM5610-1 for night time visibility

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    Well done sir!!

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    Thanks!!

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    Re: Modified GWM5610-1 for night time visibility

    That looks absolutely killer! Nicely done. I'd love to see pics of the progress if you have any.

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    Wow. That's awesome. Nice job.

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    Re: Modified GWM5610-1 for night time visibility

    Cool!!!
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    Re: Modified GWM5610-1 for night time visibility

    That is exactly what G-Shocks need! Is that a positive display model? Because if so, I guess it gets enough ambient light to charge it up. I would not have expected a positive display in the dark, but glad to see it is. Kudos, Sir, and Applause!
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