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Job Description:

  • 1) Sets up and operates machine to print designs, trademarks, sizes, and other identifying information on continuous roll of paper for use as dry transfers or hot iron patterns: Turns setscrew to secure selected die in machine holder.

  • 2) Slides doctor blade in machine slots and plugs ends of machine trough with paper wads to prevent loss of melted ink.

  • 3) Positions block of dry ink in machine trough and adjusts burner flame to melt ink.

  • 4) Measures lettering or design on die with machinist's scale to determine widths of pressure roller and paper roll required.

  • 5) Installs and secures pressure roller, using wrench.

  • 6) Mounts paper roll in machine and threads end between pressure roller and die, fastening end to winding spindle.

  • 7) Turns handwheel and moves lever to adjust angle of doctor blade, tension of paper, and pressure of roller.

  • 8) Sets automatic counter at zero.

  • 9) Starts machine and observes paper for accuracy of printing.

  • 10) Stops machine when specified number of transfers are printed as indicated by automatic counter.

  • 11) Removes printed roll of transfers and die from machine.

  • 12) Cleans and lubricates machine and die, using solvent and cloths, and makes minor repairs.




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DOT:   651.382-038

Job Number: 11391