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Cylinder Batcher

Tend machines that draw cloths through softening solution.

What does a Cylinder Batcher do?

Tends machine that draws cloth through softening solution and winds cloth onto perforated cylinder to prepare cloth for dyeing: Threads cloth from supply truck through softening bath, guides, and rollers to takeup cylinder or sews cloth to leader in machine, using portable sewing machine. Presses button to start machine and observes cloth for defects. Cuts out flaws and sews ends together by hand or with sewing machine. Removes full cylinder from machine, using chain hoist. Records yardage cloth reading onto work ticket. May tend tenter frame in tandem with cylinder batcher.