Tend machines that twist two strands of roving into single strands.
What does a Speeder Tender do?
Tends machines that draw out, combine, and twist two strands of roving into single strands: Observes machines to detect breaks in roving or nearly exhausted bobbins in creels. Replaces nearly empty bobbins on creels with full bobbins. Stops machine, threads flyer, and pieces up broken roving. Removes flyers and doffs bobbins of roving when machine stops automatically. Sets empty bobbins on spindles, replaces flyers, and starts machine.