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Susan K Nestegard: Disposable diaper with improved hook fastener portion. Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company, Donald M Sell, Walter N Kirn, William L Huebsch, January 16, 1990: US04894060 (506 worldwide citation)

A hook fastener portion including a thin strong flexible plate like backing and a multiplicity of resiliently flexible spaced hook members projecting at generally a right angle from an upper surface of the backing. The hook members each comprise a stem portion attached at one end to the backing and ...


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William L Melbye, Susan K Nestegard, Leigh E Wood, Marvin D Lindseth, Dale A Bychinski: Mushroom-type hook strip for a mechanical fastener. Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company, Gary L Griswold, Walter N Kirn, William L Huebsch, January 7, 1992: US05077870 (259 worldwide citation)

A mushroom-type hook strip for a hook-and-loop fastener has a flexible backing of thermoplastic resin and, integral with backing, an array of upstanding stems distributed across at least one face of the backing, each having a mushroom head. The stems have a molecular orientation as evidenced by a bi ...


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Ronald L Ott, Susan K Nestegard: Loop fastener portion with thermoplastic resin attaching and anchoring layer. Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company, Donald M Sell, William L Huebsch, August 2, 1988: US04761318 (133 worldwide citation)

A loop fastener portion including a soft flexible sheet-like fibrous structure having a multiplicity of loops along a first surface adapted to be releasably engaged by a mating fastener portion, and a layer of thermoplastic resin adhered to a second major surface of the fibrous structure which ancho ...


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Michael R Gorman, Dennis L Becker, Donald W Folske, William L Melbye, Susan K Nestegard, Ronald L Ott: Method for making a sheet of loop material. Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company, Gary L Griswold, Walter N Kirn, William L Huebsch, October 26, 1993: US05256231 (129 worldwide citation)

A method of providing a sheet of loop material adapted to be cut into pieces to form loop portions for fasteners of the type comprising releasably engageable hook and loop portions, or to be incorporated into items such as disposable garments or diapers or into sheets of abrasives. The sheet of loop ...


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Leigh E Wood, John A Miller, Alan J Sipinen, Susan K Nestegard: Disposable diaper with improved fastener attachment. Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company, Donald M Sell, Walter N Kirn, William L Huebsch, November 27, 1990: US04973326 (84 worldwide citation)

A disposable garment or diaper having a fastener including fastener portions adapted for releasably mechanically engaging each other; and a bonding layer of room-temperature non-tacky thermoplastic material adhering one of the fastener portions to a thin polyolefin layer of the garment and being bon ...


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Ronald L Ott, Michael R Gorman, Dennis L Becker, Donald W Folske, William L Melbye, Susan K Nestegard, David E Slama, John L Barry, Jeffrey R McMahon: Coated abrasive sheet material with loop material for attachment incorporated therein. Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company, Gary L Griswold, Walter N Kirn, William L Huebsch, October 19, 1993: US05254194 (83 worldwide citation)

A sheet of coated abrasive material including a backing having abrasive on one surface and loops projecting from its other surface by which the sheet of coated abrasive material can be held by hooks on the support surface of a pad. The backing comprises a polymeric bonding layer defining its rear su ...


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Susan K Nestegard, Gerald M Benson, Cheryl M Frey, John C Kelliher, James E Lasch, Kenneth L Smith, Theodore J Szczech: Dual orientation retroreflective sheeting. 3M Innovative Properties Company, Stephen C Jensen, August 10, 1999: US05936770 (81 worldwide citation)

A cube corner retroreflective sheeting construction comprising alternating zones of cube corner element arrays disposed at approximately ninety degrees orientations to provide exactly two principal plane of improved retroreflective performance in response to light incident on the sheeting at high en ...


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Susan K Nestegard, Gerald M Benson, Cheryl Frey, John C Kelliher, James E Lasch, Kenneth L Smith, Theodore J Szczech: Dual orientation retroreflective sheeting. Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company, Jed W Caven, Robert H Jordan, Stephen C Jensen, January 6, 1998: US05706132 (80 worldwide citation)

A cube corner retroreflective sheeting construction comprising alternating zones of cube corner element arrays disposed at approximately ninety degrees orientations to provide exactly two principal plane of improved retroreflective performance in response to light incident on the sheeting at high en ...


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Philip Miller, William L Melbye, Susan K Nestegard, Leigh E Wood, Marvin D Lindseth, Dale A Bychinski: Mushroom-type hook strip for a mechanical fastener. Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company, William L Huebsch, December 8, 1998: US05845375 (78 worldwide citation)

A mushroom-type hook strip that can be used in a hook-and-loop mechanical fastener. The hook strip comprises a homogeneous backing of thermoplastic resin and, integral with the backing, a high density array of hooks including stems projecting from the backing and circular disc shaped heads at the en ...