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Craig Allen
Craig Allen McEldowney, Mark Richard Mitchell: Tab, tooling for the manufacture of the tab and method of manufacturing the tab. Stolle Machinery Company, Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, Grant E Coffield Esquire, March 16, 2010: US07677404 (9 worldwide citation)

The invention generally relates to a tab used to open food can ends and beer/beverage can ends. The tab has a nose portion located at a front end of the tab and a lift portion located at a back end of the tab. The tab also has a rivet receiving portion located proximate to the nose portion with a ri ...


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Craig Allen
Craig Allen McEldowney, Mark Richard Mitchell: Tab with coin precurl for improved curl formation. Stolle Machinery Company, Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellot, Grant E Coffield Esq, November 10, 2009: US07614520 (6 worldwide citation)

A tab is used to open beer/beverage can ends and food can ends. The tab has one or more arcuate strips that are provided on a surface of the tab proximate to a peripheral surface of the tab where the one or more arcuate strips have been formed further into a preselected portion of curled or hemmed p ...


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Craig Allen
Craig Allen McEldowney, Mark Richard Mitchell: Tooling and method for the manufacture of a tab with coin precurl for improved curl formation. Stolle Machinery Company, Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, Grant E Coffield Esquire, July 12, 2011: US07975520

A tab is used to open beer/beverage can ends and food can ends. The tab has one or more arcuate strips that are provided on a surface of the tab proximate to a peripheral surface of the tab where the one or more arcuate strips have been formed further into a preselected portion of curled or hemmed p ...


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Craig Allen
Craig Allen McEldowney, Mark Richard Mitchell: Tab, tooling for the manufacture of the tab and method of manufacturing the tab. Stolle Machinery Company, Eckert Seaman Cherin & Mellott, Grant E Coffield, April 24, 2012: US08161787

The invention generally relates to a tab used to open food can ends and beer/beverage can ends. The tab has a nose portion located at a front end of the tab and a lift portion located at a back end of the tab. The tab also has a rivet receiving portion located proximate to the nose portion with a ri ...


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Craig Allen
Craig Allen McEldowney, Mark Richard Mitchell: Tab, tooling for the manufacture of the tab and method of manufacturing the tab. Stolle Machinery Company, Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, December 6, 2007: US20070278230-A1

The invention generally relates to a tab used to open beer/beverage can ends and food can ends. The tab has one or more arcuate strips that are provided on a surface of the tab proximate to a peripheral surface of the tab where the one or more arcuate strips have been formed further into a preselect ...


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Craig Allen
Craig Allen McEldowney, Mark Richard Mitchell: Tooling and method for the manufacture of a tab with coin precurl for improved curl formation. Stolle Machinery Company, Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, January 28, 2010: US20100021270-A1

A tab is used to open beer/beverage can ends and food can ends. The tab has one or more arcuate strips that are provided on a surface of the tab proximate to a peripheral surface of the tab where the one or more arcuate strips have been formed further into a preselected portion of curled or hemmed p ...


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Craig Allen
Craig Allen McEldowney, Mark Richard Mitchell: Tab, tooling for the manufacture of the tab and method of manufacturing the tab. Stolle Machinery Company, Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, May 20, 2010: US20100124475-A1

The invention generally relates to a tab used to open food can ends and beer/beverage can ends. The tab has a nose portion located at a front end of the tab and a lift portion located at a back end of the tab. The tab also has a rivet receiving portion located proximate to the nose portion with a ri ...


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Craig Allen
Craig Allen McEldowney, Mark Richard Mitchell: Tab, tooling for the manufacture of the tab and method of manufacturing the tab. Stolle Machinery Company, Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, April 3, 2008: US20080078764-A1

The invention generally relates to a tab used to open food can ends and beer/beverage can ends. The tab has a nose portion located at a front end of the tab and a lift portion located at a back end of the tab. The tab also has a rivet receiving portion located proximate to the nose portion with a ri ...


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Craig Allen
Mark Richard Mitchell, Craig Allen McEldowney, Robert H Brussell: Tab with reinforced rivet hole, and tooling and associated method for providing same. June 23, 2011: US20110147382-A1

A tab is provided, which includes a body having first and second opposing ends, a nose portion disposed at or about the first end of the body, a lift portion disposed at or about the second end of the body of the tab, and a rivet receiving portion disposed proximate the nose portion. The rivet recei ...