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Lockstitch Sleeve Setter

Operate lockstitch sewing machines to set sleeves to garments.

What does a Lockstitch Sleeve Setter do?

Operates lockstitch sewing machine to set sleeve to garment: Aligns edge of sleeve on edge of armhole and manipulates sleeve material under needle to conform to dissimilar shape of opening and to distribute fullness at shoulder. May set either seamed or unseamed sleeve. May operate machine with edge-cutting attachment, seam guide, or folding attachment. Performs other duties as described under SEWING-MACHINE OPERATOR, REGULAR EQUIPMENT Master Title.