Underlying pad for attaching removable automobile carpet

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 4716065
SERIAL NO

06929261

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The specification comprises an underlying pad formed of resilient plastic material atop which is joined detachably a removable carpet, whose area is somewhat smaller than the pad. The removable carpet fits into an opening cut out of the main floor carpet in the well area of an automobile in a manner that has both its surface and the main carpet surface in the same plane; the remaining area of the underlying pad fits under and may be joined to, the main floor carpet. A modification that permits this combination, an underlying pad with a removable carpet fastened to its upper surface, to be used as a general floor removable carpet provided that an opening is prepared for it in the general floor carpet.

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
McLaughlin, John J 729 Shore Rd., Somers Point, NJ 08244 3 54

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Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
The 2500 Corporation (2)
* 4361610 Non-skid carpet protector 20 1980
* 4481240 Floor mat mounting system 22 1982
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Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company (3)
* 5691026 Fastener member with a dual purpose cover sheet 30 1994
* 5691027 Fastener with a dual purpose cover sheet 36 1995
* 5902427 Fastener arrangement with dual purpose cover sheet 21 1997
 
Other [Check patent profile for assignment information] (4)
* 5003664 Automobile mat and securing clip 18 1988
* 2004/0053,002 Magnetic message mat 6 2003
* 2007/0225,124 Magnetized exercise mat 2 2006
* 2008/0125,290 Magnetized Exercise Mat 9 2008
 
TAC-FAST GEORGIA, L.L.C. (1)
* 5723195 Carpet and underpad attachment system 20 1993
 
FUTURIS AUTOMOTIVE INTERIORS (US), INC. (4)
* 2007/0194,592 Vehicle Carpet System 5 2007
* 2008/0220,200 TUFTED PET FIBER FOR AUTOMOTIVE CARPET APPLICATIONS 0 2008
* 2008/0292,831 TUFTED PET FIBER FOR AUTOMOTIVE CARPET APPLICATIONS 0 2008
* 2011/0177,283 PET Carpet With Additive 2 2010
 
Tac-Fast Systems SA (2)
* 5191692 Carpet jointing method 59 1991
* 5382462 Carpet tape 48 1993
 
LEAR CORPORATION (1)
* 6145911 Vehicle track cover system 7 2000
 
DOSKOCIL MANUFACTURING COMPANY, INC. (1)
* 2004/0129,230 Litter box ramp rug 6 2003
 
MOHAWK BRANDS INC. (1)
* 5804273 Floor covering with carpet over carpet and hook and loop fasteners 14 1997
 
The 2500 Corporation (1)
* 4921742 Floor mat retention system for automotive vehicles 33 1988
 
MILLIKEN & COMPANY (2)
* 7125595 Multiple-component magnetic mat 9 2003
* 2004/0013,849 Multiple-component magnetic mat 3 2003
 
FUTURIS AUTOMOTIVE (US) INC. (1)
8091684 Low mass acoustically enhanced floor carpet system 3 2008
* Cited By Examiner