Hey Sam... I have some pics, but in the " bad " computer " ...
And it takes me a lot of time before opening it, to have access to all my pics.
Will try this WE, unless someone here can do it before.
I definitely need to invest in a new lab top.
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Not an expert on the subject, but here you go
6500 cases - Made by Panerai Spa Firenze (the same cases that where used for the Panerai 5218-209/A and 5218-210) - PVD thick and strong, very mate and course with a purple hue, hard to scratch or damage the PVD coating - Beefy CG - Uncoated CG pin 6502 c...
That's a nice comparison picture Bill! Thanks
I notice that the CG Pin on the preA4 is not PVD'd so I assumes it's a 6500 case.. 2 more questions.: Is the inner bezel part on the 6500 case is not PVD'd? Also I wanted to know if the distance between dial to crystal is the same as the one on PreVendome...
Those watches are tucked away in a safety deposit box with some other cousins.... Thankfully, at least I keep my jpegs with me on my home computer.. So when I get a chance, I can have a look for you. Cheers, Bill
To add to Michael LVL and BillS...
My camera is giving me problems... But 6500 cases, like Pre-V cases, have very a very distinct and pronounced lug shape. Lugs are thick and somewhat crisp/sharp, with a flat foot bottom. 6502 lugs have a less distinct shape, with a more rounded and smooth...
Thanks again Greg!
Thanks again for your detailed and passionate explanation before... Yes... a side by side comparison would be very helpful! Looking forward to see it from you mate! Have a great rest of the weekend! Cheers, Sam