Grooving Lathe Tender

Tend lathe-type machines that cut grooves in plastic tubes.

What does a Grooving Lathe Tender do?

Tends lathe-type machine that cuts grooves in plastic tubes and cuts tubes to size to form flashlight covers: Slides tubing over mandrel attached to chuck and starts machine. Moves cutting tool against workpiece that knurls tubing and cuts tubing into specified lengths.