Core Extruder

Tend extrusion presses that extrude pastes to form dry-cell battery cores.

What does a Core Extruder do?

Tends manually operated extrusion press and wirecutter that extrudes and cuts paste to form dry-cell battery cores: Loads press hopper with paste and moves lever to start ram that forces paste through die of prescribed diameter onto cutter. Pulls lever to lower wire cutter and cut extruded paste into segments. Tilts cutter to dump cores onto tray.