Operate laminating machine


Set up and start the lamination process, where a sheet of paper is inserted in a machine and slid through two rolls on metal bars (‘mandrels’), where a plastic film is added. These processes also involve heating and gluing.

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operating laminating machine

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Operate laminating machine is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Laminating machine operator: Laminating machine operators tend a machine that applies a plastic layer to paper to strenghten it and protect it from wetness and stains.

Optional skill

Operate laminating machine is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022