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51-9081.00 - Dental Laboratory Technicians   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  

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Shape and solder wire and metal frames or bands for dental products, using soldering irons and hand tools.

51-9071.07 Precious Metal Workers
  • Solder parts together or fill holes and cracks with metal solder, using gas torches.
  • Position and align auxiliary parts in jigs and join parts, using solder and blowtorches.
  • 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.
51-4121.07 Solderers and Brazers   Green Occupation Green
  • Melt and apply solder along adjoining edges of workpieces to solder joints, using soldering irons, gas torches, or electric-ultrasonic equipment.
  • Melt and apply solder to fill holes, indentations, or seams of fabricated metal products, using soldering equipment.
  • Smooth soldered areas with alternate strokes of paddles and torches, leaving soldered sections slightly higher than surrounding areas for later filing.
  • Sweat together workpieces coated with solder.
  • Dip workpieces into molten solder or place solder strips between seams and heat seams with irons to bond items together.
51-9071.01 Jewelers
  • Make repairs, such as enlarging or reducing ring sizes, soldering pieces of jewelry together, and replacing broken clasps and mountings.
  • Cut, shape, and smooth gemstones, pearls, and metal pieces, using abrasives, grinding stones, and power and hand tools.
  • Soften metal to be used in designs by heating it with a gas torch and shape it, using hammers and dies.
  • Burn grooves or crevices in molds in order to correct defects, using soldering guns.
51-4121.06 Welders, Cutters, and Welder Fitters Green Occupation
  • 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.
  • Operate brazing and soldering equipment.
51-4061.00 Model Makers, Metal and Plastic
  • Cut, shape, and form metal parts, using lathes, power saws, snips, power brakes and shears, files, and mallets.
  • Wire and solder electrical and electronic connections and components.

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