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Bucket Chucker

Tend machines that smooth the inside surface of buckets.

What does a Bucket Chucker do?

Tends machine that smooths inside surface of bucket: Places bucket in chuck of machine. Forces bottom of bucket into chuck, using iron bar. Steps on pedal to start chuck and bucket rotating. Feeds cutting tool into inner surface of bucket, manually smoothing bucket. Cuts croze near bottom of bucket with special attachment to machine. Rubs top edge of bucket with sandpaper to smooth bucket and removes bucket from lathe.