Fine grinding back for fitting the glass

Published Jan. 25, 2018, 12:14 p.m.

The piece can go back into the lathe and then finely ground back with some wet 'n' dry paper (silicon carbide). The exact positioning of the piece is not essential since I'm doing this by hand. This allows me to repeatedly try to see if the glass will fit with each extra grind back.

Fine grinding back for fitting the glass

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Fitting the glass into the back section Watch Case Progress Back section with the glass fit