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Trim Attacher

Tend machines that apply metal bindings to edges of wooden level bodies.

What does a Trim Attacher do?

Tends machine that applies metal binding to protect and decorate edges of wooden level bodies: Inserts strips of metal trim in vertical slots of machine. Stands level body on end under loaded slots and closes gate to lock level in place. Starts ram that forces metal corner strips into grooves in wooden body of level. Examines trimmed levels to detect split or splintered wood, or scratches and dents in metal binding. May install metal end plates on level bodies, using drill press and power screwdriver.