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Insole Channeler

Tend machines that cut two parallel grooves near edge of insole.

What does an Insole Channeler do?

Tends machine that cuts two parallel grooves near edge of insole prior to welting: Positions insole against machine guide. Depresses pedal to raise machine bed against cutting blades that cut grooves in insole. Adjusts lever to control width of cut, following work ticket. May turn handwheel to regulate speed of cutting blades. May tend machine to bevel outer edge of insole. May channel outsoles and be designated Channeler, Outsole.