Compute weight per yard of cloth.
What does a Weight Yardage Checker do?
Computes weight per yard of cloth and compares computations with information on style card to determine conformance of cloth to weight standards: Reads ticket attached to cloth rolls for information, such as style, weight, and yardage. Computes weight per yard, using slide rule. Compares results with information on style card to detect variations from standards. Routes cloth that varies from standards to CLOTH MEASURER, MACHINE for verification of measurement. Reports variations to supervisor. Records weight, yardage, weight per yard, and style number on production sheet. Marks identifying information on cloth.