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- 1) Sets up and operates molder to plane, shape, and groove woodstock: Reads work ticket and examines pattern shape to determine molder setup procedures and type woodstock to be cut.
- 2) Selects and installs cutting heads on machine according to pattern to be cut, and inserts and bolts specified knives in slots of cutterheads already in machine, using wrenches and gauges.
- 3) Positions pattern on molder and turns handwheel to adjust cutting knives flush with pattern.
- 4) Removes pattern and turns handwheel to adjust guides, pressure bars, and table levels according to depth, position of cuts, and stock dimensions.
- 5) Starts machine, places stock on feed table, and turns handwheels to press feed rollers against stock for feeding stock through machine; or inserts stock into hopper of automatic feed mechanism that carries stock through machine.
- 6) Inspects stock being cut to determine defects.
- 7) Verifies dimensions of cut material, using gauges, rule, or caliper.
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