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upsetting machine operator





Upsetting machine operators set up and tend upsetting machines, primarily crank presses, designed to form through forging processes metal workpieces, usually wires, rods, or bars, into their desired shape by having split dies with mulitiple cavities compress the workpieces' length and hereby increasing their diameter.

Alternative Labels

upset forging machine operator

upsetting machine operative

heading machine operative

upsetter apprenticeship

upset forging machine operative

upset operator

crank press operator


heading machine operator

upsetting machine operator

Regulatory Aspect

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