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Scooping Machine Tender

Tend machines to chip out saddle forms in wooden chair seats.

What does a Scooping Machine Tender do?

Tends machine to chip out saddle forms in wooden chair seats: Installs cams and cutterheads according to seat contour specified on work ticket. Turns handwheels to set cutterheads for depth of cut. Places chair seat on feed belt that pulls it under cutterheads. Removes chair seat at discharge end of machine. May tend drill that bores holes in scooped seat to permit attachment of chair back.