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1. (WO2004002692) APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR MAKING A TAMPON APPLICATOR
Latest bibliographic data on file with the International Bureau   

Pub. No.:    WO/2004/002692    International Application No.:    PCT/US2003/019386
Publication Date: 08.01.2004 International Filing Date: 20.06.2003
Chapter 2 Demand Filed:    09.01.2004    
IPC:
A61F 13/26 (2006.01), B26F 1/00 (2006.01)
Applicants: PLAYTEX PRODUCTS, INC. [US/US]; 300 Nyala Farms Road, Westport, CT 06880 (US)
Inventors: REJAI, Jamshid; (US)
Agent: RUGGIERO, Charles, N., J.; Ohlandt, Greeley, Ruggiero & Perle, LLP., One Landmark Square, 10th Floor, Stamford, CT 06901 (US)
Priority Data:
10/184,040 26.06.2002 US
Title (EN) APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR MAKING A TAMPON APPLICATOR
(FR) APPAREIL ET PROCEDE DE FABRICATION D'UN APPLICATEUR DE TAMPON
Abstract: front page image
(EN)There is provided a tampon applicator apparatus (10) and method for creating and scoring petals or petal tips of the tampon applicator. The apparatus has a holding element (25) for the tampon applicator, a score device (78) for forming a score line at the base of the petals, and two or more punch devices (78) for creating a petal. There is also provided a vacuum (90) for removing the portions of the tampon applicator that are punched out.
(FR)L'invention porte sur un appareil d'application de tampon (10) et sur un procédé de création et de traçage de pétales ou d'extrémités de pétales de l'applicateur de tampon. Cet appareil comprend un élément de retenue (25) pour l'applicateur de tampon, un dispositif de traçage (78) afin de former une pliure au niveau de la base des pétales, et au moins deux dispositifs de perforation (78) afin de créer un pétale. L'invention porte aussi sur un appareil d'aspiration (90) afin d'ôter les partie perforées de l'applicateur de tampon.
Designated States: AE, AG, AL, AM, AT, AU, AZ, BA, BB, BG, BR, BY, BZ, CA, CH, CN, CO, CR, CU, CZ, DE, DK, DM, DZ, EC, EE, ES, FI, GB, GD, GE, GH, GM, HR, HU, ID, IL, IN, IS, JP, KE, KG, KP, KR, KZ, LC, LK, LR, LS, LT, LU, LV, MA, MD, MG, MK, MN, MW, MX, MZ, NO, NZ, OM, PH, PL, PT, RO, RU, SC, SD, SE, SG, SK, SL, TJ, TM, TN, TR, TT, TZ, UA, UG, UZ, VC, VN, YU, ZA, ZM, ZW.
African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (GH, GM, KE, LS, MW, MZ, SD, SL, SZ, TZ, UG, ZM, ZW)
Eurasian Patent Organization (AM, AZ, BY, KG, KZ, MD, RU, TJ, TM)
European Patent Office (AT, BE, BG, CH, CY, CZ, DE, DK, EE, ES, FI, FR, GB, GR, HU, IE, IT, LU, MC, NL, PT, RO, SE, SI, SK, TR)
African Intellectual Property Organization (BF, BJ, CF, CG, CI, CM, GA, GN, GQ, GW, ML, MR, NE, SN, TD, TG).
Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)