Assemble gold, aluminum, platinum, or other metallic wire eyeglass frames.
What does a Gold Frame Assembler do?
Assembles gold, aluminum, platinum, or other metallic wire eyeglass frames, using handtools: Enlarges predrilled holes and grooves in frame parts, using drills and files. Brushes holes and grooves with acetone to clean openings. Positions frame parts in holding fixture, aligns holes in parts, and inserts and tightens screws to secure parts together. Pushes eye-wires into grooves in frame and taps frame to tighten groove openings and secure wires. Attaches decorative or supportive wire sections to frame or temple pieces according to design specifications, using adhesive compound or soldering equipment.