04284454 is referenced by 144 patents and cites 7 patents.

Method and apparatus for attaching elastic bands to a web comprised of absorbent articles such as diapers which are fabricated to lie transversely of the length of a continuous fabrication line. The bands are stretched in a direction transverse to the fabrication line and are attached to the web in their stretched condition and are maintained in stretched condition transversely to the web until the article is fabricated.

Title
Method and apparatus for applying elastic bands transversely to a diaper line
Application Number
6/147996
Publication Number
4284454
Application Date
May 12, 1980
Publication Date
August 18, 1981
Inventor
Curt G Joa
P.O. Box 1121, Boynton Beach, 33435
FL, US
Agent
Wheeler House Fuller & Hohenfeldt
IPC
B32B 31/10
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