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51-7031.00 - Model Makers, Wood

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Trim, smooth, and shape surfaces, and plane, shave, file, scrape, and sand models to attain specified shapes, using hand tools.

51-7011.00 Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters
  • Trim, sand, or scrape surfaces or joints to prepare articles for finishing.
  • Cut timber to the right size and shape and trim parts of joints to ensure a snug fit, using hand tools, such as planes, chisels, or wood files.
  • Perform final touch-ups with sandpaper or steel wool.
51-7021.00 Furniture Finishers
  • Smooth, shape, and touch up surfaces to prepare them for finishing, using sandpaper, pumice stones, steel wool, chisels, sanders, or grinders.
  • Remove old finishes and damaged or deteriorated parts, using hand tools, stripping tools, sandpaper, steel wool, abrasives, solvents, or dip baths.
  • Distress surfaces with woodworking tools or abrasives before staining to create an antique appearance, or rub surfaces to bring out highlights and shadings.
51-9071.07 Precious Metal Workers
  • Trim gates and sharp points from cast parts, using band saws.
  • Sand interior mold parts to remove glaze residue, apply new glaze to molds, and allow it to dry for mold assembly.
51-9195.07 Molding and Casting Workers
  • Trim or remove excess material, using scrapers, knives, or band saws.
  • Remove excess materials and level and smooth wet mold mixtures.
51-9194.00 Etchers and Engravers
  • Cut outlines of impressions with gravers, and remove excess material with knives.
  • Remove wax or tape from etched glassware by using a stylus or knife, or by immersing ware in hot water.

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