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Polishing Pad Mounter

Apply pitch and mount cloth pads on surface of metal laps.

What does a Polishing Pad Mounter do?

Applies pitch and mounts cloth pads on surface of metal laps I used for polishing lens surfaces: Heats metal laps over gas flame. Rubs bar of pitch or pours molten pitch on heated lap surface and positions cloth pad on lap. Places cup-shaped holder of same curve as lap over cloth pad and clamps assembly in bench press until pitch sets. May apply pad or remove old pad, using knife.