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Margaret H Hasse, Russell P Bridges, Steven W Miller: Elasticized disposable training pant and method of making the same. The Procter & Gamble Company, Stephen P Kearney, Steven W Miller, Monte D Witte, September 21, 1993: US05246433 (509 worldwide citation)

A unitary disposable garment, such as disposable training pants, having a high degree of stretch in the cross-machine direction and fitting a broad range of wearer sizes. The unitary disposable garment is manufactured from a chassis and has a waist opening, two leg openings and a pair of side seams ...


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Russel P Bridges: Disposable training pant having fusion-slit side seams. The Procter & Gamble Company, Stephen P Kearney, Steven W Miller, Monte D Witte, August 17, 1993: US05236430 (101 worldwide citation)

A disposable garment manufactured from a fusion-slit chassis having a pair of seams. The seams are formed by folding the chassis in the crotch portion so that the longitudinal side regions of the front portion and rear portion are superposed to form seaming areas; each seaming area is treated with u ...


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David J K Goulait, Jerry E Carstens: Loop fastening material for fastening device and method of making same. The Proctor & Gamble Company, Stephen P Kearney, Steven W Miller, E Kelly Linman, January 10, 1995: US05380313 (98 worldwide citation)

A laminated loop fastening material for a refastenable mechanical fastening system, the loop fastening material being capable of engaging a complementary hook fastening material. The loop fastening material is formed by a method comprising the steps of: providing a first lamina and a second lamina, ...


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Dennis A Thomas: Process of manufacturing a refastenable mechanical fastening system. The Procter & Gamble Company, Steven W Miller, Stephen P Kearney, Larry L Huston, July 27, 1993: US05230851 (53 worldwide citation)

A process for making a refastenable mechanical fastening system, made of free formed prongs joined to a substrate. The prongs taper and are nonperpendicularly oriented relative to the plane of the substrate. Each prong has an engaging means projecting laterally from the periphery of the prong. The f ...


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Dennis A Thomas, David J K Goulait, Robert G Cox Jr: Process of manufacturing a refastenable mechanical fastening system. The Procter & Gamble Company, Stephen P Kearney, Steven W Miller, January 19, 1993: US05180534 (36 worldwide citation)

The invention is a refastenable mechanical fastening system, made of free formed prongs joined to a substrate. The prongs taper and are nonperpendicularly oriented relative to the plane of the substrate. The prongs also have an azimuthal angle relative to the machine direction of the substrate. Each ...


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Thomas W Osborn III, Bruce W Lavash: Absorbent article having tucked flaps. The Procter & Gamble Company, Stephen P Kearney, Jeffrey V Bamber, Steven W Miller, January 25, 1994: US05281209 (35 worldwide citation)

An absorbent article such as a sanitary napkin, having flaps and a recessed area wherein the flaps may be tucked.


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Charles W Chappell, John J Angstadt: High speed pleating apparatus. The Procter & Gamble Company, Stephen P Kearney, Larry L Huston, Steven W Miller, February 9, 1993: US05185052 (28 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is an apparatus for longitudinally pleating a moving lamina. The apparatus features a curved axis roll having a stationary axis circumscribed by a rotating sleeve with a plurality of circumferentially oriented grooves in the rotating sleeve. The pleats are produced by the intermeshing of t ...


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Karen K Leeker: Absorbent article having folded side flaps. The Procter & Gamble Company, Jeffrey V Bamber, Stephen P Kearney, Steven W Miller, July 19, 1994: US05330461 (27 worldwide citation)

An absorbent article having a main body portion and a pair of flaps joined to the main body portion. The flaps are folded over the garment side of the main body portion such that the flap adhesives and the central pad adhesives can be covered by a single release liner. The flaps may or may not be us ...


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Bruce W Lavash, Thomas W Osborn III, Stephen P Kearney: Absorbent article having a unitary release member joined to a flap retaining member. The Procter & Gamble Company, Stephen P Kearney, Jeffrey V Bamber, Steven W Miller, May 28, 1996: US05520676 (12 worldwide citation)

An absorbent article having a main body portion and a pair of flaps joined to the main body portion. The main body portion comprises an absorbent assembly and a pair of retaining members joined to the absorbent assembly to form recessed areas wherein the flaps may be tucked. Each retaining member co ...


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Anthony Armand DelGreco: Guidance device for a track-following vehicle and method of guiding a track-following vehicle. Stephen P Kearney Atty, September 30, 1997: US05671680 (4 worldwide citation)

The invention is a guidance device for a railway vehicle and, more generally, is a guidance device for any track-following vehicle. The guidance device has a guide wheel which is complementary with a substantially circular guide rail, and which is capable of pivoting about the guide rail from rotati ...