Polishing Pad Mounter
Apply pitch and mount cloth pads on surface of metal laps.
Data from U.S. Department of Labor
What do Polishing Pad Mounters do?
Applies pitch and mounts cloth pads on surface of metal laps I used for polishing lens surfaces: Heats metal laps over gas flame. Rubs bar of pitch or pours molten pitch on heated lap surface and positions cloth pad on lap. Places cup-shaped holder of same curve as lap over cloth pad and clamps assembly in bench press until pitch sets. May apply pad or remove old pad, using knife.
Should I be a Polishing Pad Mounter?
You should have
degree or higher and share these traits:
You can always be counted on to do a good job.
You pay close attention to all the little details.
You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.
How to become a Polishing Pad Mounter
Polishing Pad Mounters generally graduate from high school and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate’s degree to increase your chances of finding a good job.
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