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Friction Paint Machine Tender

Tend equipment that apply strips of friction paints on matchbook covers.

What does a Friction Paint Machine Tender do?

Tends equipment that applies and dries strip of friction paint on cards of matchbook covers and matchbox slides: Loads stack of cards into machine feed magazine. Observes machine feed to prevent jam of cards on conveyor. Inspects friction paint coverage for specified thickness of application, and adjusts friction paint feedwheels, using handtools. Removes paper dust and dirt from revolving feedwheels with knife. Fills machine reservoir with friction paint. Turns steam valves and reads gauge to maintain specified temperature in conveyor-drier.