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Autoclave Operator

  • Tend autoclave that steamsets hosiery or knitted garments into permanent shape
  • Stack articles on machine trays, smooths wrinkles by hand and pushes trays into autoclave
  • Turn thumbscrews to seal machine door presses buttons to start automatic steaming cycle
  • Remove steamed articles from autoclave at end of steaming cycle inserts them into bags for further processing
  • Truck bagged articles to storage area
  • Record number of articles steamed bagged.

Automatic Clipper And Stripper

  • Feed machine that clips threads, turns, and strips hose automatically
  • Pull hose over forms that carry hose through machine
  • May strip hose from forms of machine that is not equipped with turning stripping device.

Bagger

  • Count, folds, and places specified number of undyed hose of same size style in bag, and ties bag to prepare hose for dyeing
  • Attach identifying label to bag.

Batcher Tender

  • Tend machine that spreads knit tubing from rope form to full width winds it into rolls preparatory to further processing
  • Pull knit tubing over spreader wraps end around takeup roll
  • Start machine observes cloth to detect splices
  • Stop machine separates joined ends, using shears, or by raveling seams with fingers
  • Lift roll out of machine.

Boarder

  • Feed and off bears boarding Ii equipment that shapes dries knitted socks
  • Pull socks over leg-shaped boarding forms, aligns toe heel with form and smooths out wrinkles in leg
  • Strip shaped socks from forms stacks socks on tray for further processing
  • May turn valves to increase or decrease steam pressure temperature of boarding forms according to type of socks being boarded.

Boarder Hand

  • Feed and off bears boarding Ii equipment that shapes dries knitted socks
  • Pull socks over leg-shaped boarding forms, aligns toe heel with form and smooths out wrinkles in leg
  • Strip shaped socks from forms stacks socks on tray for further processing
  • May turn valves to increase or decrease steam pressure temperature of boarding forms according to type of socks being boarded.

Boarder Machine

  • Tend machine that shapes dries hose before or after dyeing process, using either of following methods
  • 1 Pulls hose over leg-shaped forms of machine, aligns toe heel with form and pulls welt down to specified point on forms
  • Press button or depresses pedal to start conveyor that carries filled set of forms into drying chamber removes finished set from chamber
  • Strip shaped hose from boarding forms
  • 2 Depresses pedal to start circular conveyor that carries forms through drying chamber automatic stripping mechanism
  • Pull aligns hose over forms as conveyor moves forms in front of worker
  • Periodically feels surface of forms for roughness to define need for waxing
  • May replace toe boards of boarding forms, using key
  • May turn valves to increase or decrease steam pressure temperature of drying chamber according to type of hose being boarded
  • May be designated according to process as Preboarder knitting
  • May tend machine that shapes, dyes, and dries hosiery be designated Dye-Boarding-Machine Operator knitting .

Boarder Steam

  • Feed and off bears boarding Ii equipment that shapes dries knitted socks
  • Pull socks over leg-shaped boarding forms, aligns toe heel with form and smooths out wrinkles in leg
  • Strip shaped socks from forms stacks socks on tray for further processing
  • May turn valves to increase or decrease steam pressure temperature of boarding forms according to type of socks being boarded.

Boarder Tender

  • Feed and off bears boarding Ii equipment that shapes dries knitted socks
  • Pull socks over leg-shaped boarding forms, aligns toe heel with form and smooths out wrinkles in leg
  • Strip shaped socks from forms stacks socks on tray for further processing
  • May turn valves to increase or decrease steam pressure temperature of boarding forms according to type of socks being boarded.

Boarding machine Operator

  • Tend machine that shapes dries hose before or after dyeing process, using either of following methods
  • 1 Pulls hose over leg-shaped forms of machine, aligns toe heel with form and pulls welt down to specified point on forms
  • Press button or depresses pedal to start conveyor that carries filled set of forms into drying chamber removes finished set from chamber
  • Strip shaped hose from boarding forms
  • 2 Depresses pedal to start circular conveyor that carries forms through drying chamber automatic stripping mechanism
  • Pull aligns hose over forms as conveyor moves forms in front of worker
  • Periodically feels surface of forms for roughness to define need for waxing
  • May replace toe boards of boarding forms, using key
  • May turn valves to increase or decrease steam pressure temperature of drying chamber according to type of hose being boarded
  • May be designated according to process as Preboarder knitting
  • May tend machine that shapes, dyes, and dries hosiery be designated Dye-Boarding-Machine Operator knitting .

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