Finish shells


Gauge finished shells by using acceptance jigs. Use a stamping press to record the shell data on the cartridge as well as on the projectile. Finalize the tubes by dipping them in molted parrafin and packing the tubes in crates.

Alternative labels

accomplish shell construction
perform shell construction
accomplish basic structural frameworks construction
carry out basic structural frameworks construction
perform basic structural frameworks construction
complete shells
complete basic structural frameworks
carry out shell construction

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Finish shells is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Ammunition assembler: Ammunition assemblers put together explosives and other ammunition components. They perform this work in mass production in ammunition factories. The production itself focuses on the manufacturing of cartridges or projectiles.

Optional skill

Finish shells 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.




  1. Finish shells – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022