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Hand Sizer

Dip felt hat cones in hot water to shrink cones.

What does a Hand Sizer do?

Dips felt hat cones in hot water to shrink cones and wrings them to remove excess water. Kneads cone to mat together and strengthen interlocking fibers. Rolls cone, using rolling pin, to remove wrinkles and smooth surface. Inserts and spreads hands inside cone to enlarge and shape it. Measures cone, using ruler, and repeats dipping and kneading process until cone has shrunk to specifications.