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Throughdried tissue products such as facial tissue, bath tissue, and paper towels are made using a throughdrying fabric having from about 5 to about 300 machine direction impression knuckles per square inch (per 6.45 square centimeters) which are raised above the plane of the fabric. These impression knuckles create corresponding protrusions in the throughdried sheet which impart a significant amount of cross-machine direction stretch to the sheet. In addition, other properties such as bulk, absorbent capacity, absorbent rate and flexibility are also improved.

Title
Method of making soft tissue products
Application Number
226630
Publication Number
5672248
Application Date
February 6, 1995
Publication Date
September 30, 1997
Inventor
David Alan Heaton
Woodstock
GA, US
Theodore Edwin Farrington Jr
Appleton
WI, US
Mark Alan Burazin
Appleton
WI, US
Kai F Chiu
Brandon
MI, US
Greg Arthur Wendt
Neenah
WI, US
Agent
Gregory E Croft
Assignee
Kimberly Clark Worldwide
WI, US
IPC
D21F 11/14
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