07490566 is referenced by 20 patents and cites 126 patents.

A tufting machine that includes spaced rows of needles of inserting yarns into a backing material. The needles are engaged by opposed loopers and level cut loop pile hooks that pass between one another so as to engage the opposite row of needles for forming cut pile and loop pile tufts of yarns in the backing material.

Title
Method and apparatus for forming variable loop pile over level cut loop pile tufts
Application Number
11/755366
Publication Number
7490566 (B2)
Application Date
May 30, 2007
Publication Date
February 17, 2009
Inventor
Wilton Hall
Ringgold
GA, US
Agent
Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice PLLC
Assignee
Card Monroe
TN, US
IPC
D05C 15/04
D05C 15/26
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