06244203 is referenced by 39 patents and cites 37 patents.

The present invention provides a scroll-type yarn feed attachment for tufting machines characterized by independent servo-motor control of sets of yarn feed rolls, an improved tube bank, and a software design system to facilitate use of the attachment.

Title
Independent servo motor controlled scroll-type pattern attachment for tufting machine and computerized design system
Application Number
8/980045
Publication Number
6244203 (B1)
Application Date
November 26, 1997
Publication Date
June 12, 2001
Inventor
Eric J Vaughen
Chattanooga
TN, US
Randall E Stanfield
Soddy-Daisy
TN, US
Mike Bishop
Signal Mountain
TN, US
Michael R Morgante
East Aurora
NY, US
Agent
Douglas T Johnson
US
Assignee
Tuftco
TN, US
IPC
D05C 15/18
View Original Source