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Welt Cutter

Tend welt-cutting machines that cut long narrow leather blockers.

What does a Welt Cutter do?

Tends welt-cutting machine that cuts long narrow leather blockers into smaller sections for use as welts: Places ends of heavy paper strip in machine to cover leather strip when placed in cutting position. Positions end of leather strip under paper at point just before paper strip passes over knife, ensuring that edges of leather and paper are flush. Guides paper and leather by hand through cutting area to ensure straight line of feed.