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  1. 5513 today
  2. Gilt
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  4. 5513 today
  5. In that case, you may get lucky and find a thicker aftermarket tension spring, there are a few on the bay, here's one: http://www.ebay.com/itm/BEZEL-INSERT-TENSION-FLAT-SPRING-FOR-ROLEX-SUBMARINER-1680-5508-5512-5513-5517-/160907267371?hash=item2576d20d2b:g:LEAAAOSw4A5YpNfR
  6. Hopefully you won't need to do that. Have you tried the assembly together with the crystal on the midcase yet?
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  8. Try it in situ with the crystal you may find it becomes tighter. Also, there should be a tension spring between the bezel and retaining ring that you can bend slightly to cause friction.
  9. Great tip! Thanks for posting! Looking forward to seeing your finished 5508.
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  11. You'll find info on my 1680 case to 5513 PCG escapade here: https://rwg.cc/topic/169433-5513-pcg-odyssey/#comment-1330780