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Create a model of patient's mouth by pouring plaster into a dental impression and allowing plaster to set.

51-4071.00 Foundry Mold and Coremakers
  • Sift and pack sand into mold sections, core boxes, and pattern contours, using hand or pneumatic ramming tools.
  • Position cores into lower sections of molds, and reassemble molds for pouring.
  • Pour molten metal into molds, manually or using crane ladles.
51-2091.00 Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators
  • Spray chopped fiberglass, resins, and catalysts onto prepared molds or dies using pneumatic spray guns with chopper attachments.
  • Pat or press layers of saturated mat or cloth into place on molds, using brushes or hands, and smooth out wrinkles and air bubbles with hands or squeegees.
51-4052.00 Pourers and Casters, Metal
  • Pour and regulate the flow of molten metal into molds and forms to produce ingots or other castings, using ladles or hand-controlled mechanisms.
  • Add metal to molds to compensate for shrinkage.
51-9195.07 Molding and Casting Workers
  • Pour, pack, spread, or press plaster, concrete, liquid plastic, or other materials into or around models or molds.
  • Place forms around models and separately immerse each half portion of a model in plaster, wax, or other mold-making materials.
51-4072.00 Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
  • Pour or load metal or sand into melting pots, furnaces, molds, or hoppers, using shovels, ladles, or machines.
  • Pull level and toggle latches to fill molds, to regulate tension on sheeting, and to release mold covers.

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