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Stave Machine Tender

Tend machines that cut staves or strips for slat baskets.

What does a Stave Machine Tender do?

Tends machine that cuts staves or strips for slat baskets from sheets of veneer: Turns nuts, using handtools, to adjust frequency of clipping blade descent onto veneer sheet. Starts conveyor to carry veneer sheets under knife that automatically cuts sheets into staves or strips. Removes staves or strips from machine and examines them for defects and conformance to standards, using ruler.