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Anode Rebuilder

Rebuild anodes of aluminum-reduction furnaces.

What does an Anode Rebuilder do?

Rebuilds anodes of aluminum-reduction furnace, performing any combination of following duties: Removes straps from bottom channel irons and bolts them onto next level, using wrench. Grinds connector shoes with emery wheel. Pulls pins from anode with hydraulic puller and cleans scale from pins, using sandblast equipment. Replaces studs, using stud driver. Removes bottom set of channel irons, prior to lowering electrode, and installs new irons on top of pot for rebuilding anode, using jacks, hydraulic squeezer, and wrench. May be designated according to work performed as Channel Rebuilder; Pin Puller; Strap Setter; Stud Driver.