04411721 is referenced by 79 patents and cites 12 patents.

A tape attachment apparatus is provided for automatically securing adhesive-backed hook or loop-type fastener tape patches to a substrate. The apparatus includes a work station where one or more patches are applied using ultrasonic welding devices. Fastener tape is supplied to the work station by a tape feed mechanism which includes a knife for severing the tape into patches of predetermined size and a transport arm for receiving a patch and transporting it to the horn of the ultrasonic welding device.

Title
Apparatus and method for attaching fastener tapes
Application Number
6/352285
Publication Number
4411721
Application Date
February 25, 1982
Publication Date
October 25, 1983
Inventor
John G Wishart
St. Joseph
MO, US
Agent
Biebel French & Nauman
Assignee
The Mead Corporation
OH, US
IPC
B32B 31/16
B32B 31/04
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