Wick and Base Assembler

Fasten candlewicks to metal bases to make candles.

What does a Wick and Base Assembler do?

Fastens candlewicks to metal bases to make candles: Inserts wick through hole in base. Strikes flange of wick hole with metal die to crimp base onto wick. Ties specified number of assemblies together by twisting wicks to hold assemblies together. Places group of assemblies in containers. May tend wick-cutting machine that cuts wicks prior to assembly.