Elastic Tape Inserter

Insert and draw elastic tapes through hem channels of stretch garments.

What does an Elastic Tape Inserter do?

Inserts and draws elastic tape through hem channel of stretch garments, using leader: Selects strip of elastic of same length and width as hem channel, by aligning strip over hem. Pins tape to leader, using safety pin, inserts leader into hem channel, and draws tape through it. Unpins leader and hand staples channel at ends of hem to secure tape for sewing operation. May pin two leg bands together to make pair.