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1. (WO2005065615) METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR APPLYING AN ELASTIC MEMBER
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Pub. No.:    WO/2005/065615    International Application No.:    PCT/US2004/042351
Publication Date: 21.07.2005 International Filing Date: 16.12.2004
IPC:
A61F 13/15 (2006.01)
Applicants: KIMBERLY-CLARK WORLDWIDE, INC. [US/US]; 401 N. Lake Street, Neenah, WI 54956 (US) (For All Designated States Except US).
HOFFMAN, John, W. [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
NAHM, Patrick, J. [US/US]; (US) (For US Only)
Inventors: HOFFMAN, John, W.; (US).
NAHM, Patrick, J.; (US)
Agent: BRODERSEN, John, L.; KIMBERLY-CLARK WORLDWIDE, INC., 401 N. Lake Street, Neenah, WI 54956 (US)
Priority Data:
10/750,016 30.12.2003 US
Title (EN) METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR APPLYING AN ELASTIC MEMBER
(FR) PROCEDE ET APPAREIL POUR L'APPLICATION D'UN ORGANE ELASTIQUE
Abstract: front page image
(EN)A method and apparatus for stretching an elastic member and applying it to an article web include a pair of wheels that rotate the elastic member. In particular, the pair of wheels engages the elastic member at an entry location on the pair of wheels and rotates the elastic member from the entry location to an exit location on the pair of wheels. In addition, an absorbent article may include at least one elastic member provided by the method and apparatus.
(FR)La présente invention a trait à un procédé et un appareil pour l'allongement d'un organe élastique et son application à un article en voile comportant une paire de roues qui entraînent en rotation l'organe élastique. Notamment, la paire de roues engagent l'organe élastique au niveau d'un point d'entrée sur la paire de roues et entraînent en rotation l'organe élastique depuis le point d'entrée jusqu'à un point de sortie sur la paire de roues. En outre, l'invention a trait à un article absorbant pouvant inclure au moins un organe élastique obtenu par le procédé et l'appareil.
Designated States: AE, AG, AL, AM, AT, AU, AZ, BA, BB, BG, BR, BW, BY, BZ, CA, CH, CN, CO, CR, CU, CZ, DE, DK, DM, DZ, EC, EE, EG, 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, NA, NI, NO, NZ, OM, PG, PH, PL, PT, RO, RU, SC, SD, SE, SG, SK, SL, SM, SY, TJ, TM, TN, TR, TT, TZ, UA, UG, US, UZ, VC, VN, YU, ZA, ZM, ZW.
African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (BW, GH, GM, KE, LS, MW, MZ, NA, 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, IS, IT, LT, LU, MC, NL, PL, 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)