Repolishing 6138-8020 case - Seiko & Citizen Watch Forum Japanese Watch Reviews, Discussion & Trading
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Old 08-25-2019, 11:58 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Repolishing 6138-8020 case

I came across a 6138-8020 with the original dial in tact and in good mechanical condition. Still deciding if I'm going to buy.

The case however needs to be re-polished/re-finished. It looks like someone tried to polish before, as the current finish is more micro-scratches (circular) and brushed than the original polished finish.

Can someone recommend a place I can send watch to (in the US), and get it back to at least near it's intended finish? How much would a service like this typically cost? Would a Seiko Service Center get this back to form?

Thanks for your suggestions!

Sorry no decent pics. Just blurred low-light shots.

Last edited by Steinercat; 08-26-2019 at 06:37 PM.
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