Build up rubber plies


Build up the number of plies required in specifications by trimming the irregular edges using scissors or knifes.

Alternative labels

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Build up rubber plies is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Belt builder: Belt builders make transmission and conveyor belts by building up plies of rubberised fabric. They cut the ply to requird length with scissors and bond plies together with rollers and stitchers. Belt builders insert the finished belt between the pressure rollers. They measure the finished belt to check if it conforms to specifications.

Optional skill

Build up rubber plies is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022