Carpet jointing method

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 5191692
SERIAL NO

07663006

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When forming joins between carpet pieces in laying carpet, pile may be brushed into its proper orientation at the joins by pulling a brushing tape upwardly through the join between the carpet pieces. The brushing tape may be provided as a cover for adhesive carpet tape or for carpet tape having draft of a hook and loop fastening system. A pull string may also be provided for the brushing tape.

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Patent Owner(s)

Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
Tac-Fast Systems SARICHMOND HILL ONTARIO4

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Pacione, Joseph R Thornhill, CA 22 748

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Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
Other [Check patent profile for assignment information] (1)
* 4716065 Underlying pad for attaching removable automobile carpet 12 1986
 
Tac-Fast Georgia L.L.C. (1)
* 4822658 Carpet backing and installation system 87 1987
 
ORCON CORPORATION (1)
* 4536244 Methods and apparatus for locking the facing edges of carpet backings directly together at the seam during a face seaming operation with a hot melt adhesive tape 26 1984
 
Milliken Research Corporation (1)
* 4769895 Interlocking dust control mats 40 1988
 
J. F. Adolff AG (1)
* 4755401 Artificial turf with playing field markings 55 1987
 
NIHON NOHYAKU CO., LTD. (1)
* 4909833 .DELTA..sup.2 -1,2,4-triazolin-5-one derivatives, and uses thereof 5 1987
 
MORGAN ADHESIVES COMPANY (1)
* 4857371 Method of making an adhesive construction for articles and said articles 30 1987
* Cited By Examiner

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Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
Other [Check patent profile for assignment information] (7)
* 2006/0057,328 Carpet tile, installation, and methods of manufacture and installation thereof 7 2004
* 2008/0216,946 ADHESIVE TAPE 2 2007
8113448 Methods of recycling carpet components and carpet components formed thereform 16 2009
* 9788674 Covering module 0 2010
* 2012/0011,795 COVERING MODULE 2 2010
* 2010/0273,001 Method of Recycling Carpet Components and Carpet Components formed Therefrom 0 2010
* 2011/0040,027 METHODS OF RECYCLING CARPET COMPONENTS AND PRODUCTS FORMED THEREFROM 4 2010
 
MINNESOTA MINING AND MANUFACTURING COMPANY (5)
5691026 Fastener member with a dual purpose cover sheet 28 1994
5691027 Fastener with a dual purpose cover sheet 34 1995
* 5725423 Abrading apparatus 19 1997
5902427 Fastener arrangement with dual purpose cover sheet 19 1997
5785784 Abrasive articles method of making same and abrading apparatus 39 1997
 
Tac-Fast Georgia L.L.C. (24)
* 5723195 Carpet and underpad attachment system 19 1993
6306477 Covering module and anchor sheet 43 1997
6395362 Anchor sheet framework and subflooring 21 1998
6298624 Anchor sheet and anchor sheet module 42 1998
6797353 Covering module and anchor sheet 26 2000
7185473 Anchor sheet and anchor sheet module 17 2001
7096632 Anchor sheet and attachment devices 16 2001
7412806 Structures for creating spaces while installing anchor sheet and attachment piece subfloors 19 2001
* 2003/0110,728 Structures for creating spaces while installing anchor sheet and attachment piece subfloors 1 2001
6802167 Anchor sheet framework and subflooring 15 2002
* 7194843 Anchor sheet and anchor sheet module 14 2002
7980040 Anchor sheet positioning and connection system 3 2004
* 2006/0191,218 Floor covering having a removable decorative inlay 1 2004
* 2006/0185,303 Anchor sheet positioning and connection system 4 2004
* 2006/0162,269 Anchor sheet 5 2004
* 7185465 Covering module and anchor sheet 10 2004
* 2005/0055,976 Covering module and anchor sheet 5 2004
7383663 Anchor sheet and attachment devices 31 2005
* 2005/0183,371 Anchor sheet and attachment devices 0 2005
* 2007/0204,556 Covering module and anchor sheet 9 2007
* 2007/0204,428 Anchor sheet and anchor sheet module 12 2007
* 2010/0236,180 METHOD FOR INSTALLING A SURFACE COVERING, AND APPARATUS THEREFOR 2 2007
* 2009/0038,251 COVERING MODULE AND ANCHOR SHEET 5 2008
8691360 Structures for creating spaces while installing anchor sheet and attachment piece subfloors 0 2008
 
3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANY (11)
* 5505747 Method of making an abrasive article 135 1994
* 5672186 Method of making an abrasive article 54 1996
* 5667540 Method of making an abrasive article 23 1996
6579161 Abrasive article 12 1996
* 5840089 Method of making an abrasive article 49 1997
6579162 Abrasive article 15 2000
6866928 Cleanly removable tapes and methods for the manufacture thereof 28 2002
6884157 Abrasive article 6 2003
* 2005/0142,359 Cleanly removable tapes and methods for the manufacture thereof 1 2005
7044834 Abrasive article 4 2005
* 2005/0202,770 Abrasive article 1 2005
 
Tac-Fast Systems SA (1)
* 5382462 Carpet tape 45 1993
 
XEROX CORPORATION (1)
* 5569150 Assembly apparatus 1 1994
 
MOHAWK BRANDS INC. (1)
* 5804273 Floor covering with carpet over carpet and hook and loop fasteners 13 1997
 
TAC-FACT GEORGIA LLC (1)
* 2007/0269,631 Carpet tile, installation, and methods of manufacture and installation thereof 5 2004
 
VELCRO BVBA (3)
7160600 Hook-engageable fastener sheets, and methods and articles of manufacture 9 2003
8500940 Hook-engageable fastener sheets, and methods and articles of manufacture 4 2005
* 2006/0102,037 Hook-engageable fastener sheets, and methods and articles of manufacture 1 2005
 
INTERFACE, INC. (14)
7721502 System and method for floor covering installation 9 2005
* 2006/0107,617 System and method for floor covering installation 6 2005
8381473 System and method for floor covering installation 7 2008
* 2009/0094,919 System and Method for Floor Covering Installation 9 2008
8468771 System and method for floor covering installation 4 2009
* 2010/0024,329 System and Method for Floor Covering Installation 11 2009
8220221 System and method for floor covering installation 9 2010
* 2010/0176,189 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR FLOOR COVERING INSTALLATION 5 2010
* 2010/0251,641 Systems and Methods for Modular Floor Installation 16 2010
8468772 Carpet tiles and carpet tile installations 6 2010
8434282 System for carpet tile installation 4 2012
9402496 System for modular tile installation 0 2013
9085902 Methods for installing modular tiles on a flooring surface 2 2013
9691240 Floor covering system with sensors 0 2016
 
TAC-FAST GEORGIA, L.L.C., C/O LONG, ALDRIDGE & NORMAN (2)
* 6083596 Hooked tape with adhesive for fastening carpet seams 30 1998
6460303 Hook and loop anchor sheet module with overlapped edges and sufficient mass to resist buckling 28 2000
 
KURARAY FASTENING CO., LTD. (2)
* 8381370 Fusion-bondable hook-and-loop fastener 1 2008
* 2010/0287,743 FUSION-BONDABLE HOOK-OR-LOOP FASTENER 1 2008
 
VELCRO INDUSTRIES B.V. (1)
* 2003/0070,391 Fastening with wide fastening membrane 30 2002
 
R&L MARKETING & SALES, INC. (11)
6635331 Universal mat with removable strips 14 2001
6440525 Floor mat system with adjustable clip 10 2001
6663937 Universal mat with removable strips 10 2001
6531203 Floor mat system for supporting heavy loads 25 2002
6444284 Floor mat system for supporting heavy loads 13 2002
6740380 Floor mat system 13 2002
7043792 Floor mat system with flanged cover 13 2002
* 2003/0196,288 Floor mat system with flanged cover 1 2002
* 2005/0170,139 Universal mat with removable strips 3 2005
7175899 Universal mat with removable strips 5 2005
7303801 Universal mat with removable strips 6 2006
 
FUJITSU COMPONENT LIMITED (2)
7394039 Keyboard and membrane switch for keyboard 3 2006
* 2007/0209,920 Keyboard and membrane switch for keyboard 3 2006
* Cited By Examiner