Synthetic Cloth Binding Cutter

Operate machines to cut synthetic cloth into binding strips.

What does a Synthetic Cloth Binding Cutter do?

Operates machine, equipped with electrically heated knives, to cut synthetic cloth into binding strips and fuses edges to prevent raveling by melting cloth fibers: Spaces knives on machine shaft, according to specified strip width, and turns setscrews to secure knives in position, using wrench. Mounts cloth roll on machine supports and threads cloth through machine units. Laps end of material around takeup tubes I. Turns dial to regulate temperature of knives and starts machine. Observes operation to detect faulty cutting and winding. Removes narrow rolls of material following process. Replaces defective knives, using handtools and spacing gauges.