Rock Splitters, Quarry
- Locate grain line patterns to determine how rocks will split when cut.
- Remove pieces of stone from larger masses, using jackhammers, wedges, and other tools.
- Insert wedges and feathers into holes, and drive wedges with sledgehammers to split stone sections from masses.
- Mark dimensions or outlines on stone prior to cutting, using rules and chalk lines.
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Virginia: + 0.3%
National: + 5.4%
Less than a High School Diploma
One: Little or No Preparation Needed
Mid Range ($28,000 - $35,999)