Tumbling machine parts


Various parts of a tumbling machine, such as a deburr tub, tumbling barrel, tumbling compound and steel media ceramic polishing pins, their qualities and applications. 

Alternative labels

deburring and polishing machinery components
deburring and polishing machinery pieces
deburring and polishing machinery units
tumbling machine units
tumbling machine elements
tumbling machine components
deburring and polishing machinery elements
tumbling machine pieces

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Relationships with occupations

Essential knowledge

Tumbling machine parts is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Tumbling machine operator: Tumbling machine operators set up and operate tumbling machines, often wet or drie tumbling barrels, designed to remove excess material and burrs of heavy metal workpieces and precious metals and to improve surface appearance, by rotating the metal pieces in a barrel together with grit and potentially water, allowing for the friction between the pieces mutually and with the grit to cause a rounding, smooth effect.

Optional knowledge

Tumbling machine parts is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge 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

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