Patch Finisher

Collect cloth samples during processing.

What does a Patch Finisher do?

Collects cloth samples during processing for use in determining conformance to dyeing specifications: Cuts patch from cloth in specified dye becks, using scissors. Bathes samples in saline and water solutions to set dye in cloth and remove excess moisture from cloth. Dries and steams sample, using drier and steamer. Dips sample in caustic or acid solutions to dissolve selected fibers from cloth, using tongs. Staples and submits samples to DYER, SUPERVISOR 582.131-014 for analysis.