Block Press Operator

Tend hydraulic presses that compress smokeless powder into block form.

What does a Block Press Operator do?

Tends hydraulic press that compresses smokeless powder into block form for further processing: Charges press, using colloidal smokeless powder. Closes compression chamber and opens valves to compress powder. Removes block from chamber. May be designated according to pressing stage as Final-Block-Press Operator; Preliminary-Block-Press Operator.