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51-9071.01 - Jewelers
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Soften metal to be used in designs by heating it with a gas torch and shape it, using hammers and dies.
||Precious Metal Workers
- Anneal precious metal objects such as coffeepots, tea sets, and trays in gas ovens for prescribed times to soften metal for reworking.
- Heat ingots or alloy mixtures to specified temperatures, stir mixtures, skim off impurities, and fill molds to form ingots from which parts are cast.
- Form concavities in bottoms of articles to improve stability, using tracing punches and hammers.
- Peen edges of scratches or holes to repair defects, using peening hammers.
- Strike articles with small tools, or punch them with hammers, to indent them or restore embossing.
- Hammer out dents and bulges, selecting and using hammers and dollies with heads that correspond in curvature to article surfaces.
||Welders, Cutters, and Welder Fitters
- Preheat workpieces prior to welding or bending, using torches or heating furnaces.
- Cut, contour, and bevel metal plates and structural shapes to dimensions as specified by blueprints, layouts, work orders, and templates, using powered saws, hand shears, or chipping knives.
- Hammer out bulges or bends in metal workpieces.
||Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters
- Hammer, chip, and grind workpieces to cut, bend, and straighten metal.
- Preheat workpieces to make them malleable, using hand torches or furnaces.
- Heat-treat parts, using acetylene torches.
||Solderers and Brazers
- Heat soldering irons or workpieces to specified temperatures for soldering, using gas flames or electric current.
||Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
- Preheat workpieces in ovens.
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