Casio G-Shock DW5600MS-1 Military Blackout Watch Review

We get this question all the time. What watch did you wear during your time in the Navy SEAL Teams?

I was issued a Bulova dive watch but it was too fancy for day to day work so I just used a plain old Casio G-shock.

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This watched worked great for every day carry and I went through a few of them as they got destroyed or lost in day to day work.

But I really liked the watch as it was lightweight and never malfunctioned and was great for diving under 100 feet or so.

It is also not big and clunky so when you are running for PT – it doesn’t weigh down your arm swinging back and forth.

They are a little more expensive now that back a few years but you can still pick one up for under $75 at

Question: What do you think of the Luminox black evo vs Casio G-shock?

Answer: I have a friend who has two Luminox watches that he will wear into town or to dinner. But he wears the g-shock for his day to day work as a contractor. Check out the Luminox blackout evo review here:

Question: I want to become a US Navy Frogman – how can I get started and talk to a recruiter?

Answer: Check out the Navy’s main website here:

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