Rebirth of a G-Shock 5600C Japan V caseback

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    Picture Rebirth of a G-Shock 5600C Japan V caseback

    After finding out that my G-Shock is a bit of a collectors piece, I decided to clean her up and make her look as good as I could. I ordered a complete refurb. kit and spent some time adding some spit and polish.

    The before pics can be found here:

    https://forums.watchuseek.com/showthread.php?t=227886

    Here is the module ater a good cleaning







    New components added




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    Re: Rebirth of a G-Shock 5600C Japan V caseback

    Nice job on the restoration. It's great to see another one of the classics back on the wrist.

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    Re: Rebirth of a G-Shock 5600C Japan V caseback

    Nice work mate! Lookin'Gooood...




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    Re: Rebirth of a G-Shock 5600C Japan V caseback

    Nice rebuild I have a DW5700 and the screws are stuck. did you have any problems getting yours out


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    Re: Rebirth of a G-Shock 5600C Japan V caseback

    Quote Originally Posted by JERSTERCA View Post
    Nice rebuild I have a DW5700 and the screws are stuck. did you have any problems getting yours out
    Luckily they came right out with no problem
    If yours are in there solid, try some PB Blaster. You can find it at most local hardware stores. Squirt a little in and let it soak in overnight.
    In the Box:

    Vintage Patek Phillippe Vintage Concord Vintage Omega Vintage Movado Sub-Sea Kingmatic
    Rolex SS Submariner Date Omega SMP Bond Black Tag Heuer 2000 Series CE1120
    Ball Engineer Master II Classic BE Ball Engineer Hydrocarbon Titanium "Mad Cow"
    Ball Fireman Storm Chaser Pro Ball BMW Classic BK Ball Engineer III Legend
    Rado Ceramica Multifunction Rado Sintra Jubile' Movado Eliro Accutron VX200
    Bathys 100 Fathoms Oceanus 5 Motor OCW-600 Citizen Skyhawk Titanuim
    Dievas Divergraph Pro Blue Seiko Orange,Black"Monster" Purple "Night Monster"
    Orient Orange,Yellow,Blue,Black"Mako" Orient Power Reserve CEX0R001W
    Swiss Legend Atlantis 1000m Sector 200 Pulsar PF3 Series Chrono Fossil Chrono CH-2464
    Theorema "Monte Carlo" Skeleton Alpha Omega "Bond" Homage
    Casio G-Shock DW5600C Rare Japan V case back

    ....and still growing with a lot of Ball's


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    Re: Rebirth of a G-Shock 5600C Japan V caseback

    Excellent job! Looks NOS!

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    Re: Rebirth of a G-Shock 5600C Japan V caseback

    Looks great! I really like that style!
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    Re: Rebirth of a G-Shock 5600C Japan V caseback

    Nice decision to restore it!
    Well done

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    Re: Rebirth of a G-Shock 5600C Japan V caseback

    Beautiful. What more can you say?

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    Re: Rebirth of a G-Shock 5600C Japan V caseback

    Great clean up job! And that screwback 5600 was undoubtedly worth the trouble.

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