Staple Side Laster

Tend machines that staple shank sections of shoe upper onto insoles.

What does a Staple Side Laster do?

Tends lasting machine that staples shank section of shoe upper onto insoles and shapes it on shoe last: Places last on pin jack and pulls edge of upper over last, using lasting tool. Removes last, positions it under machine head, and starts machine that staples edges of upper to insole. May adjust cutterhead to regulate staple length, according to thickness of upper. May tend machine that tacks upper and be designated Side Laster, Tack.