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  • 1) Sets up and operates automatic, platen-type cutting-creasing press to cut rolls of paperboard into carton blanks: Selects, installs, and adjusts specified chase on press bed, using handtools.

  • 2) Positions and attaches stripping cylinder on roller and turns wheel to adjust tension on rubberized backer roll.

  • 3) Mounts roll of paperboard on machine feed spindle, using hoist, and threads paperboard through feed, tension, and idler rollers.

  • 4) Starts machine and observes operation.

  • 5) Turns dials and wheels to synchronize machine speed with speed of feed rolls and to regulate pressure on feed rolls.

  • 6) Starts conveyor that transports broke to baling machine.

  • 7) Measures cut-scored blanks for conformity to specifications, using tape measure, and examines blanks for defects, such as wrinkles and tears.

  • 8) Adjusts machine to correct defects.




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DOT:   649.682-026

Job Number: 7588