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51-6092.00 - Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers

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Determine the best layout of pattern pieces to minimize waste of material, and mark fabric accordingly.

51-4032.00 Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
  • Establish zero reference points on workpieces, such as at the intersections of two edges or over hole locations.
  • Lay out reference lines and machining locations on work, using layout tools, and applying knowledge of shop math and layout techniques.
  • Operate tracing attachments to duplicate contours from templates or models.
51-4192.00 Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic
  • Mark curves, lines, holes, dimensions, and welding symbols onto workpieces, using scribes, soapstones, punches, and hand drills.
  • Compute layout dimensions, and determine and mark reference points on metal stock or workpieces for further processing, such as welding and assembly.
51-2041.00 Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters
  • Mark reference points onto floors or face blocks and transpose them to workpieces, using measuring devices, squares, chalk, and soapstone.
  • Locate and mark workpiece bending and cutting lines, allowing for stock thickness, machine and welding shrinkage, and other component specifications.
51-6031.00 Sewing Machine Operators
  • Draw markings or pin appliques on fabric to obtain variations in design.
  • Position and mark patterns on materials to prepare for sewing.
51-9195.03 Stone Cutters and Carvers, Manufacturing
  • Lay out designs or dimensions from sketches or blueprints on stone surfaces, by freehand or by transferring them from tracing paper, using scribes or chalk and measuring instruments.
  • Copy drawings on rough clay or plaster models.

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