Instructions

Illustrated instruction how to produce button badges

 

1.Preprinted sheets of paper need to be cut to strips to size to fit into cutter-punch (optional)Rotary circle paper cutter instructions 
2.Pulling  the cutter handle down will cut paper into circular shape
3.Pull  the handle out and remove cuttings to be use later

4.Before operating the machine make sure that flat steel ring (gasket) is placed in right hand side toolgasket not needed when plastic base of button is used

(as image below)

5.Flat steel ring is placed in right hand side tool
6.Insert metal badge face in left hand side tool
7.Metal badge face positioned in left hand side tool
8.Insert paper cutout on the top of metal badge face in left hand side tool
9.Paper cutout placed on the top of metal badge face in left hand side tool
10.Insert clear film cutout on the top of printed paper cutout in left hand side tool
11.Clear film cutout placed on the top of printed paper cutout in left hand side tool
12.Push to the right whole sliding tool until is positioned under top press tool
13.Make sure that bottom left hand side tool is aligned with the top tool of the press
14.Now pull the Handle all the way down.This will pickup all parts into the Upper Tool.
15.Release the handle gently, partially assembled badge will be placed automatically in the top tool of press

16.Insert pre-assembled metal back plate with pin into right hand side tool, with the pin clasp facing down.It is important to position it properly or your button will be crooked.

(note the positioning of pin)

17.Pre-assembled metal back plate with pin placed in right hand side tool.Remember that the squiggle should always be facing you and positioned like this:
18.Push bottom sliding tool to the left until is aligned with top tool of press
19.Right hand side bottom tool aligned with top tool of the press
20.Pull  the press handle all the way down again.This step crimps all the parts together.
21.Release the handle gently, fully assembled badge will be placed automatically in the right hand side tool
22.Push bottom sliding tool to the right until it stops
23.Remove finished badge from the tool

24.Finished badge removed from badge machineMachine is ready to produce next badge

Start new badge by pushing bottom tool fully left until it stops & follow the steps from begining