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Fastener attachment apparatus and method for separating a fastener attachment device comprising two end bars and a filament coupled therebetween from stock comprising two undivided and continuous side members and a plurality of cross links coupled therebetween and dispensing the devices through one or more slotted needles by pushing an end bar of the device through a slot in the needle.In addition there is disclosed a fastener attachment apparatus and method for simultaneously pushing each of the two end bars of a fastener attachment device through two slotted needles with the filament between the end bars extending through the slot of each of the needles and between the needles.

Fastener attachment apparatus and method
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Publication Number
Application Date
April 4, 1973
Publication Date
April 8, 1975
Bone Arnold R
Dike Bronstein Roberts Cushman & Pfund
Dennison Manufacturing Company
B31b 01/00
B23p 17/00
B23p 11/00
A61B 17/04
F16B 15/08
F16B 15/00
B65C 05/00
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