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Seam Presser

Tend machines that press seams of caps, hats, or millinery.

What does a Seam Presser do?

Tends machine that presses seams of caps, hats, or millinery: Turns dial to regulate temperature of iron in machine head, according to temperature specifications for type of material to be pressed. Positions seam over ironing form on bed of machine and under feed wheel guide. Depresses pedal to lower heated iron onto seam and feeds material under iron to smooth and flatten seam. May be designated according to section of seam pressed as Half-Section Ironer; Quarter-Section Ironer.