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Kendall Johnston: Gate assembly for tufting machine. Card Monroe, Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice PLLC, March 7, 2006: US07007617 (22 worldwide citation)

A tufting machine includes a hook apparatus, which has gates and hooks. The hook apparatus has connectors that are coupled to the gates and actuators. The actuators can be actuated to move both the connectors and gates.


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Johnston Kendall: Gate assembly for tufting machine. Card Monroe Corporation, WOMBLE CARLYLE SANDRIDGE SUDDERTH Scott D PO Box 7037 Atlanta GA 30357 0037, June 16, 2005: WO/2005/054561 (11 worldwide citation)

A tufting machine includes a hook apparatus, which has gates and hooks. The hook apparatus has connectors that are coupled to the gates and actuators. The actuators can be actuated to move both the connectors and gates.


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Johnston Kendall: Gate assembly for tufting machine. Card Monroe, October 4, 2006: EP1706528-A1

A tufting machine includes a hook apparatus, which has gates and hooks. The hook apparatus has connectors that are coupled to the gates and actuators. The actuators can be actuated to move both the connectors and gates.


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Kendall Johnston: Gate assembly for tufting machine. Card Monroe, Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, May 26, 2005: US20050109253-A1

A tufting machine includes a hook apparatus, which has gates and hooks. The hook apparatus has connectors that are coupled to the gates and actuators. The actuators can be actuated to move both the connectors and gates.