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    Glove manufacturing GIF

    Beautiful glove manufacturing GIF. Does anyone know why the gloves spin during the manufacturing process?


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    Not sure about the rotation but...

    thorough drip/shake-off of vinyl solution
    even drying in unseen streams of warm air

    spring to mind.

    I can tell you one thing. I surely wouldn't want to work the nightshift on Halloween in that place; brings a whole new meaning to the word 'creepy'.
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    Quote Originally Posted by mklotz View Post
    Not sure about the rotation but...



    I can tell you one thing. I surely wouldn't want to work the nightshift on Halloween in that place; brings a whole new meaning to the word 'creepy'.
    whole lot of hand waving going on looks like a politician's dream come true with that many hands to shake LOL
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    To me, rotation keeps the film uniform as it solidifies. Never seen gloves made this way. Spraying a hand shaped mandrel and plain dipping are the only processes I knew. Some are made right/ left in one of three or 4 sizes. Surgical types are the most consistent in thickness; and are sprayed. Thin gloves are made about three inches longer than finished product, to roll the band on opening end.
    I find HF's work gloves are reasonable, satisfactory, and dispense easily, bulked packed and fit either right or left.


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