Precision Instrument Maker and Repairer

Precision Instrument Makers and Repairers assemble, calibrate, install and overhaul mechanical precision instruments and equipment.

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    Overview

    Precision Instrument Makers and Repairers assemble, calibrate, install and overhaul mechanical precision instruments and equipment.

    Day-to-day

    • assembles parts and sub-assemblies of precision instruments and locks, timepieces and firearms
    • dismantles precision instruments, locks, timepieces and firearms, repairs and replaces defective parts, and reassembles articles using hand and power tools and specially designed machines
    • calibrates precision instruments using standard weights and measures, jigs and fixtures, and hand tools to adjust and align parts and small balancing weights
    • may estimate costs and prepare quotes for repairs.

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