There are only 2 weeks of class left this year and during this time I am going to start (and hopefully complete) my school watch project. The goal here is to create a 3/4 plate for a 6497 movement from scratch. I will upload pictures when it is complete.
|The balance wheel after I cut out the old staff|
|Lathe work with the carbide cutter|
|Apparatus M, pivot burnishing machine|
|New staff riveted to the old wheel|
|A graveyard of failures|