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Olson Christopher Peter, Coenen Joseph Daniel, Meyer Mary Jo, Datta Paul Joseph, Johnson Eric Donald, Freiburger Sarah Jane Marie, Veith Jerome Steven, Schenck Mortell Heather, Vogt Robert Eugene: Method for making a refastenable undergarment. Kimberly Clark Co, September 15, 2004: EP1455708-A2

A method of making an undergarment having refastenable side seams (12, 14). The method includes a step of preconditioning a substantially two-dimension web (57) to include at least four refastening surfaces (82-85). The refastenable side seams (12, 14) can be incorporated into undergarments formed f ...


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Brandon Robert Griffiths, Chen Franklin Mean Chi, Vogt Robert Eugene: Composite material with elasticized portions and a method of making the same. Kimberly Clark Co, September 20, 2000: EP1035816-A1

A method of making a composite material (10) having elasticized portions includes supplying a web of temperature sensitive elastic material (12), applying a microwave sensitive material to selected regions of the elastic material (10) and subjecting the composite material to microwave energy. The mi ...


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Pozniak Jennifer Elizabeth, Blenke Timothy James, Morris Cassandra Elizabeth, Roessler Thomas Harold, Suprise Jody Dorothy, Vogt Robert Eugene: Pant-like disposable absorbent articles. Kimberly Clark Co, August 27, 2003: EP1337213-A2

A pant-like, refastenable, disposable absorbent article includes an absorbent chassis, a pair of opposed side panels, a pair of releasable joints and a pair of proportional fasteners. The absorbent chassis defines a pair of laterally opposed side edges and a pair of longitudinally opposed waist edge ...


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Vogt Robert Eugene: Method of making a prefolded prefastened diaper with latent elastics. Kimberly Clark Co, December 3, 2003: EP1365717-A2

A method of making a prefolded diaper or other undergarment includes the steps of forming a web of diaper material, placing a fastening system divided between front and back waist sections onto each diaper section of the web and cutting the web to define individual diapers. The diapers are then fold ...


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Engelhart Darin Allen, Boldra James Alvin, Leveille Robert John, Vogt Robert Eugene: Method and device for multi-roll bonding and a diaper obtainable by said method. Kimberly Clark Co, February 27, 2008: EP1890852-A2

A method and apparatus for bonding and aperturing one or more fibrous webs including bonding at least one fibrous web in a bonding nip created by a rotatable bonding roll and a rotatable anvil roll and aperturing the at least one fibrous web in an aperturing nip created by a rotatable aperture roll ...


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Stopher James Bennington, Olson Carl William, Mcnichols Patrick Sean, Krummel Gregory Arthur, Vogt Robert Eugene, Bourassa Alain Rene: Apparatus and method for applying discrete components onto a moving web. Kimberly Clark Co, July 28, 2004: EP1440027-A1

A method and apparatus (20) for changing the speed of discrete components (22) can include a first rotatable drive member (32), and at least a second rotatable drive member (42) which is substantially coaxial with the first drive member (32). A first servo motor (44) is connected to rotate the first ...


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Venturino Michael Barth, Vogt Robert Eugene: Folded absorbent product and method of producing same. Kimberly Clark Co, August 9, 2006: EP1686936-A1

Absorbent structures are disclosed which may be incorporated into liquid absorbent products, such as diapers, adult incontinence products, feminine hygiene products, and the like. The absorbent structures are made from a fibrous material and include a pair of opposing lateral flaps. The lateral flap ...


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Pozniak Jennifer Elizabeth, Blenke Timothy James, Morris Cassandra Elizabeth, Roessler Thomas Harold, Suprise Jody Dorothy, Vogt Robert Eugene: Pant-like disposable absorbent articles with a releasable line of weakness and a fastener. Kimberly Clark Co, September 3, 2003: GB2385772-A

A pant-like, disposable absorbent article includes an absorbent chassis, a pair of opposed side panels, at least one line of weakness and at least one fastener. The absorbent chassis defines a pair of laterally opposed side edges and a pair of longitudinally opposed waist edges. The side panels exte ...


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Datta Paul Joseph, Vogt Robert Eugene, Odorzynski Thomas Walter, Morris Cassandra Elizabeth, Pozniak Jennifer Elizabeth: A pre-fastened absorbent article having simplified fastening features. Kimberly Clark Co, December 24, 2003: GB2389772-A

The invention relates to prefastened absorbent articles (20) including one or more of several improvement features. The articles can be made to be prefastened by having a singular fastening mechanism that includes an oversized fastener (60). The articles of the invention can include a multiple prope ...


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Vogt Robert Eugene, Serbiak Paul John, Sauer Barbara Oakley: Personal care article with aperture aligned for receiving fecal material. Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, TUMM Brian R, March 5, 1998: WO/1998/008476

A personal care article for preventing exudates from contacting the body of a user comprises a substrate including an extensible bodyside liner layer, and an aperture support structure limiting extensibility of the bodyside liner layer along the length of the aperture support structure. One support ...