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  • 1) Repairs and adjusts defective typewriters removed from production line, using handtools, power tools, and gauges: Operates typewriter to test functioning of parts and mechanisms to determine repairs required.

  • 2) Disassembles machines to repair or replace defective components, using handtools and holding devices.

  • 3) Bends, taps, turns parts, such as screws, nuts, and type bar, to eliminate binding, looseness, and misalignment, using special handtools.

  • 4) Verifies specified clearance between parts, using spacebars, tension scales, dial indicators, and feeler gauges.

  • 5) Measures rotation of motor drive-wheel to determine speed of wheel, using tachometer.

  • 6) May adjust interrelated typewriter parts to synchronize machine operation and be designated Adjuster.




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Job Number: 8365