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Carroting Machine Operator

Tend machines that apply carroting solution to fur pelts.

What does a Carroting Machine Operator do?

Tends machine that applies carroting solution to fur pelts to condition fur fibers for manufacturing felt hats: Pours carroting solution of hydrogen peroxides, water, mercury and nitric acid into machine storage tank. Starts machine and turns valve to regulate flow of solution onto applicator brush. Lifts and feeds pelt under rotating brush or between rollers of machine that carrots fur fibers. May mix carroting solution.