Profession record press operator
Record press operators tend a machine that presses vinyl with a negative impression of a master disc. As pressure is applied, the vinyl is forced into the grooves of the master disc and a playable record is obtained.
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- Place record labels
Place record labels over top and bottom centre pins of the press, manually or by the use of lacquers.
- Operate record press
Operate the steam-hydraulic press that moulds plastic compounds into phonograph records. They can also be used for the pressing of handmade paper.
- Operate hydraulic machinery controls
Use correctly the controls of specialized machinery by turning valves, handwheels, or rheostats to move and control flow of fuels, water, and dry or liquid binders to machines.
- Detect flaws in record
Examine record for flaws such as discolouration and scratches.
- Manipulate plastic
Manipulate the properties, shape and size of plastic.