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Disc-Pad Grinder

Tend machines that smooth and polish asbestos disk pads for brake linings.

What does a Disc-Pad Grinder do?

Tends machine that smooths and polishes asbestos disk pads for brake linings: Places disk pads on automatic feed tray of machine. Adjusts grinding head of machine according to specified thickness of polished pads. Starts machine that automatically feeds pads through enclosed grinding and washing units. Observes operation to detect machine malfunctions. Stops machine and clears detected jams. Measures random sample of polished disk pads to determine if pads are ground according to specifications, using caliper. Adjusts grinding mechanism as required, using handtools. Records data, such as production and downtime, when machine breakdown occurs.