6152 How to build stage 73
Its time to add the movement to the watch case and make the Magnetic Cover. Only use the Magnetic Cover if you are using a Solid Case Back. You will need a Magnetic Cover with a Solid Case Back, they work together to support the movement.
6152 How to build stage 74
Here is a Magnetic Cover when New. Its flat and we need to make it dome shaped. To do this place the cover on the movement holder for support, place a round head screwdriver handle on the cover, tap the handle with a hammer to make a dome shape.
6152 How to build stage 75
I have darkened the cover by using heat, it also ages the metal
6152 How to build stage 76
I finished the cover with a little matt black paint.
6152 How to build stage 77
Case Back: File the sharpness off the edges and then polish.
6152 How to build stage 78
The authentic 6152 watch used a Bar & Tube system, this works very well.
6152 How to build stage 79
Add the strap and its ready to wear