Puncher

Tend machines that cut D-shaped hole in head of wooden handles for tools.

What does a Puncher do?

Tends machine that cuts D-shaped hole in head of wooden handles for tools, such as forks and shovels: Starts machine and withdraws soaked handle from barrel partly filled with steam-heated water. Places head of handle successively in two jigs and under two sets of knives that descend on handle and make rough and finish cuts to form head.