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    A G-800 How To

    So, since my first review was on a G-800, I figured I'd do a good how-to on the same watch: https://forums.watchuseek.com/showthr...221#post796221

    Hope you enjoy!!!


    Edit: and I should warn you there are a ton of pictures.
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    Hi Topher,

    That's a great How too... I haven't seen this conversion before. Cool. And...with such posts of course tons of pictures tell more than a whole story

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    Re: A G-800 How To

    Thanks Sjors! I blame Holger for this, and I'm so glad I saw his posts about this model. To have a choice of either bracelet or resin is awesome, and while it's on the resin, I can preserve the original IP bracelet.
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    Re: A G-800 How To

    That's a great How-To. I actually like the G-800 bracelet, but if anything happens to it I'll probably replace it with resin, so it may be handy for me at some point.
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    Re: A G-800 How To

    Excellently explained and photographed.

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    Re: A G-800 How To

    Thanks guys! I know it's not a common model, but I do like it quite a bit. I'm surprised it's not more popular, as it uses a Mudman module (which always gets rave reviews).

    Lex, you may want to source the parts now, as I found them very reasonable. I think the hardest to get now are the metal springbar clips and the springbars, as some people didn't know what I was talking about. Luckily, Holger helped me with photos, so I could email them to the parts departments.
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    -Albert Einstein

    The unforgivable crime is soft hitting. Do not hit at all if it can be avoided; but never hit softly.
    -Theodore Roosevelt

    My Team
    Casio DW-6900-1V; DW-9100; GW-5600J-1; GW-6900-1; GW-6900B; GW-7900B; GW-9200-1; GW-A1000FC-2ADR; GW-M5600-1ER; MTG-520; PAW-1500T
    Citizen AT0660-05F; AT4004-52E; AT8020-54L; ATD53-3011; AV0021-52H; AV0031-59A; BL1258-53L; BL5440-58E; BN0088-03E; BN0100-51E; BZ0000-50E; EBJ74-1741; JY0010-50E; JV0020-12F; JY0000-53E; JY8000-50E; PMD56-2861; PMT56-2731; PMX56-2812
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