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Needle Loom Setter

Set up and adjust looms that produce needle felts.

What does a Needle Loom Setter do?

Sets up and adjusts looms that produce needle felt: Selects specified needle boards and bolts them to holders, using wrenches. Changes driving gears to adjust speed of automatic feed and punching mechanisms, using wrenches or turning knobs. Threads bat through needle board, attaches bat to rewind spindle, and starts machine. Makes adjustments to maintain weight specifications, and replaces worn or broken needle boards.