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Wire Border Assembler

Tend machines that attach edge-wire frame to coil spring assemblies.

What does a Wire Border Assembler do?

Tends machine that attaches edge-wire frame to coil spring assemblies with helical springs: Places spring assembly on table and positions edge wire on top of springs. Inserts helical spring in spinner and depresses pedal to start and control speed of spinner. Guides emerging helical spring so that it joins edge wire and tops of coil springs on ends and sides of assembly. Removes surplus helical spring, using nipper, and crimps end with pliers. Turns and positions assembly to attach edge wire to remaining ends or sides. Turns spring assembly over and repeats process.