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Week Ending August 13

Category: Apprentice Aug 13, 2021


This week, I’ve machined some spacer rings for our twist locks that we are using in our upcoming job for Amber Precast. During this job, we will be testing the twist lock slots on a large concrete container that is intended to hold intermediate nuclear waste. Although the job was simple since it is just in the shape of a ring, I found it interesting because I don’t often have to machine such a large internal diameter. This required me to gradually increase the size of the drill I was using and then transition to a boring bar to finish.

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