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Groover and Turner

Tend machines that cut heel blanks of wood or leather into heels.

What does a Groover and Turner do?

Tends machines that cut heel blanks of wood, leather, or fiberboard into heels: Inserts blank in holding device. Pushes heel against revolving knife blades to shape outside of heel. Positions shaped heel in holding device of second machine that hollows out face of heel. May sharpen and insert cutting blades in machines. May be designated according to material grooved or turned as Wooden-Heel Beveler.