05116662 is referenced by 263 patents and cites 37 patents.

The present invention provides a composite elastic material capable of stretching in at least two directions. The material is disclosed as having at least one elastic sheet and at least one necked material joined to the elastic sheet at least at three locations arranged in a nonlinear configuration, so that the necked web is gathered between at least two of those locations. Also disclosed is a method of producing a composite elastic material capable of stretching in at least two directions.

Title
Multi-direction stretch composite elastic material
Application Number
7/451264
Publication Number
5116662
Application Date
December 15, 1989
Publication Date
May 26, 1992
Inventor
Michael T Morman
Alpharetta
GA, US
Agent
Karl V Sidor
Assignee
Kimberly Clark Corporation
WI, US
IPC
B32B 27/14
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