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David W Appel, Michael T Morman: Method for forming nonwoven webs. Kimberly Clark Corporation, William D Herrick, Wendell K Fredericks, Howard Olevsky, July 20, 1982: US04340563 (1019 worldwide citation)

An improved method and apparatus for forming nonwoven webs by spinning filaments into a quench chamber where they are contacted with a quenching fluid, then utilizing the quench fluid to draw the filaments through a two-dimensional nozzle spanning the full machine width, and collecting the filaments ...


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Tony J Wisneski, Michael T Morman: Polyolefin-containing extrudable compositions and methods for their formation into elastomeric products including microfibers. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Joseph P Harps, May 5, 1987: US04663220 (782 worldwide citation)

The disclosure is generally directed to an extrudable elastomeric composition formed by blending from at least 10 percent, by weight, of an A-B-A' block copolymer where "A" and "A'" are each a thermoplastic endblock which includes a styrenic moiety and where "B" is an elastomeric poly(ethylene-butyl ...


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Michael T Morman: Process for forming a composite elastic necked-bonded material. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Karl V Sidor, July 13, 1993: US05226992 (569 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a composite elastic necked-bonded material including at least one necked material joined to at least one elastic sheet. The composite elastic necked-bonded material is stretchable in a direction generally parallel to the direction of constriction or necking of the neck ...


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Michael T Morman: Reversibly necked material. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Karl V Sidor, October 23, 1990: US04965122 (289 worldwide citation)

A reversibly necked material capable of stretching at least about 75 percent and recovering at least about 50 percent when stretched about 75 percent, typically in a direction generally parallel to the direction of necking. The reversibly necked material is made by applying a tensioning force to at ...


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Michael T Morman: Composite elastic necked-bonded material. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Karl V Sidor, August 9, 1994: US05336545 (273 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a composite elastic necked-bonded material including at least one necked material joined to at least one elastic sheet. The composite elastic necked-bonded material is stretchable in a direction generally parallel to the direction of constriction or necking of the neck ...


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Michael T Morman: Composite nonwoven elastic web. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Joseph P Harps, April 14, 1987: US04657802 (271 worldwide citation)

A process for producing a composite nonwoven elastic web including a nonwoven elastic web joined to a fibrous nonwoven gathered web is disclosed. The process includes the steps of (a) providing a nonwoven elastic web having a relaxed unbiased length and a stretched, biased length; (b) stretching the ...


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Michael T Morman: Composite elastic material including a reversibly necked material. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Karl V Sidor, January 1, 1991: US04981747 (260 worldwide citation)

A composite elastic material including at least one reversibly necked material and at least one elastic sheet joined at least at two locations in which the reversibly necked material is formed from a neckable material which has been treated so that, upon application of a force to extend the necked m ...


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Michael T Morman: Multi-direction stretch composite elastic material. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Karl V Sidor, May 26, 1992: US05116662 (257 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a composite elastic material capable of stretching in at least two directions. The material is disclosed as having at least one elastic sheet and at least one necked material joined to the elastic sheet at least at three locations arranged in a nonlinear configuration, ...


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Michael T Morman: Multi-direction stretch composite elastic material including a reversibly necked material. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Karl V Sidor, May 19, 1992: US05114781 (234 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a composite elastic material adapted to stretch in at least two directions and which includes at least one reversibly necked material. The composite elastic material is disclosed as having at least one elastic sheet and at least one reversibly necked material joined to ...


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Michael T Morman, Tony J Wisneski: Elasticized garment and method of making the same. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Joseph P Harps, April 7, 1987: US04655760 (186 worldwide citation)

Garments having a medial section which includes a gathered crotch portion and transversely opposed side sections are made by stretching an elastic layer transversely of the garment and stretch-bonding it to a gatherable non-elastic layer. Upon release of the elongating forces, the medial portion of ...