Set up and operate machines to fabricate ornamental metal products.
Tends machine that cuts zippers of specified length from continuous strip and removes chain links from end of zipper to accommodate attachment of stops: Positions zipper strip against guide on machine bed or threads end of chain through guides and under blade and punch. Adjusts stop on calibrated scale to obtain specified length and aligns end of strip with stop. Depresses pedal that lowers blade and punch onto strip, cutting zippers for garments to specified length and removing chain links from end of zipper for attachment of stops. May tend machine that cuts zippers to specified length only.