Crate Opener

Tend machines that restrain compressed bedsprings.

What does a Crate Opener do?

Tends machine that restrains compressed bedsprings to permit uncrating in mattress manufacturing establishment: Moves crates of compressed bedsprings to bed of uncrating machine, using handtruck. Presses button to lower hydraulic press onto compressed bedsprings and cuts shipping wires and bands, using wire cutters. Presses button to raise press, expanding bedsprings from compressed state. Removes shipping wires and bands from bedsprings and moves bedsprings to processing area, using handtruck.