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Tube Sorter

Scan and feel scrap rubber tubes.

What does a Tube Sorter do?

Scans and feels scrap rubber tubes to identify butyl, synthetic, or natural rubber and sorts them into separate piles. Cuts out cots, using knife. Loads sorted tubes into boxes, and weighs boxes on scale. Tags boxes to identify contents and record weight. May cut out valve stems. May bale depatched tubes [BALING-MACHINE TENDER]. May cut samples from tubes and test with specified acid to determine if rubber is natural or synthetic.