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51-9032.00 - Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

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Select and install machine components, such as cutting blades, rollers, and templates, according to specifications, using hand tools.

51-4034.00 Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
  • Position, secure, and align cutting tools in toolholders on machines, using hand tools, and verify their positions with measuring instruments.
  • Select cutting tools and tooling instructions, according to written specifications or knowledge of metal properties and shop mathematics.
  • Install holding fixtures, cams, gears, and stops to control stock and tool movement, using hand tools, power tools, and measuring instruments.
  • Mount attachments, such as relieving or tracing attachments, to perform operations, such as duplicating contours of templates or trimming workpieces.
51-4021.00 Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
  • Determine setup procedures and select machine dies and parts, according to specifications.
  • Install dies, machine screws, and sizing rings on machines that extrude thermoplastic or metal materials.
  • Change dies on extruding machines according to production line changes.
  • Select nozzles, spacers, and wire guides, according to diameters and lengths of rods.
51-7042.00 Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing
  • Install and adjust blades, cutterheads, boring-bits, or sanding-belts, using hand tools and rules.
  • Select knives, saws, blades, cutter heads, cams, bits, or belts, according to workpiece, machine functions, or product specifications.
  • Attach and adjust guides, stops, clamps, chucks, or feed mechanisms, using hand tools.
51-4072.00 Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
  • Install dies onto machines or presses and coat dies with parting agents, according to work order specifications.
  • Obtain and move specified patterns to work stations, manually or using hoists, and secure patterns to machines, using wrenches.
  • Select and install blades, tools, or other attachments for each operation.
51-9194.00 Etchers and Engravers
  • Start machines and lower cutting tools to beginning points on patterns.
  • Insert cutting tools or bits into machines and secure them with wrenches.
  • Select and insert required templates into pattern frames beneath the stylus of a machine cutting tool or router.

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