Abrasive article

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 6579161
SERIAL NO

08772051

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An abrasive sheet member is disclosed, including a substrate having first and second major surfaces, an abrasive on the first major surface, and a plurality of hooking stems on the second major surface. The hooking stems are adapted to hook engaging structures on an opposed surface to releasably affix the abrasive sheet member to the surface.

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3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANYST PAUL, MN8847

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Bell, Donald R White Bear Township, Ramsey County, MN 16 439
Chesley, Jason A Hudson, WI 24 878
Rude, Harold E Roseville, MN 16 467
Sheffield, William F Oakdale, MN 20 634
Slama, David F Vadnais Heights, MN 44 662
Stephens, Alan N Warwickshire, GB 10 386

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Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company (23)
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4454183 Strip material with heat-formed hooked heads 107 1983
4710414 Fastener assembly with heat shrinkable film cover 73 1984
4563380 Fastener assembly with improved temporary attachment layer 72 1984
4609581 Coated abrasive sheet material with loop attachment means 134 1985
4706914 Attaching assembly 83 1986
4761318 Loop fastener portion with thermoplastic resin attaching and anchoring layer 149 1986
4819309 Fastener with parts having projecting engaging portions 47 1987
4784890 Fastener assembly with peripheral temporary attachment layer 74 1987
4894060 Disposable diaper with improved hook fastener portion 536 1988
4931343 Sheet material used to form portions of fasteners 82 1988
4875259 Intermeshable article 119 1988
5088164 Container with intermeshable closure members 48 1989
4959265 Pressure-sensitive adhesive tape fastener for releasably attaching an object to a fabric 154 1989
4910062 Sheet material used to form portions of fasteners 28 1989
5100400 Disposable diaper with thermoplastic material anchored hook fastener portion 33 1989
5040275 Strip material used for forming fasteners 54 1990
5149573 Highly transparent strip material used for forming fasteners 52 1990
5196266 Reclosable mechanical fastener based on a composite article 44 1990
5077870 Mushroom-type hook strip for a mechanical fastener 293 1990
5201785 Disc-holder assembly 42 1992
5201101 Method of attaching articles and a pair of articles fastened by the method 104 1992
5242646 Method of making an interengaging fastener member 55 1992
 
Other [Check patent profile for assignment information] (4)
4410327 Diaper 67 1981
4897891 Dust Ruffles for a bed with an improved fastener system 20 1988
5281244 Flexible abrasive pad with ramp edge surface 19 1992
5309681 Conformable sanding assembly 38 1993
 
Norton Company (1)
5383309 Abrasive tool 21 1993
 
TRECO PRODUCTS, INC. (1)
4653582 Point indicating system for combat sports 25 1985
 
TAC-FAST GEORGIA, L.L.C. (1)
4822658 Carpet backing and installation system 89 1987
 
3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANY (1)
5152917 Structured abrasive article 383 1991
 
AVCOR HEALTH CARE PRODUCTS, INC. (1)
4665909 Bandage 43 1985
 
S.C. JOHNSON HOME STORAGE, INC. (1)
5066444 Process and apparatus for reducing color contamination in the process recycle of zippered thermoplastic bags 38 1990
 
Tac-Fast Systems SA (6)
4974384 Structural assembly system 44 1988
5042221 Apparatus for applying wall covering and wall covering 42 1989
5060443 Anchor board system 50 1989
5133166 Structural assembly system 46 1990
5191692 Carpet jointing method 59 1991
5144786 Anchor board system 48 1991
 
Kanebo Bell-Touch, Ltd. (1)
4707893 Fabric fastener 32 1986
 
The Procter & Gamble Company (6)
4699622 Disposable diaper having an improved side closure 351 1986
5032122 Loop fastening material for fastening device and method of making same 186 1989
5058247 Mechanical fastening prong 103 1990
5116563 Process for producing a mechanical fastener 68 1990
5230851 Process of manufacturing a refastenable mechanical fastening system 74 1991
5318741 Process of making a refastenable mechanical fastening system 48 1993
 
MILLER, SANDRA L. (1)
5175965 Method for forming sandpaper disks 13 1990
 
DOWBRANDS L.P. (1)
5138750 Zipper for reclosable thermoplastic bag 80 1991
 
YKK CORPORATION (1)
5067210 Surface-type fastener 100 1990
 
KIMBERLY-CLARK WORLDWIDE, INC. (1)
5374262 Adjustable garment attachment system 113 1992
 
HUTCHINS MANUFACTURING COMPANY (1)
5445558 Wet sander 28 1994
 
The Butcher Company (1)
5054245 Combination of cleaning pads, cleaning pad mounting members and a base member for a rotary cleaning machine 36 1990
 
REYNOLDS CONSUMER PRODUCTS INC. (1)
5067822 Method of forming recloseable packages, profiles used therein, and packages produced thereby 121 1989
 
SIA SCHWEIZER SCHMIRGEL-UND SCHLEIFINDUSTRIE AG (1)
4437269 Abrasive and polishing sheets 86 1980
 
VELCRO INDUSTRIES B.V. (10)
4775310 Apparatus for making a separable fastener 149 1986
4814036 Method for adapting separable fasteners for attachment to other objects 59 1987
4933224 Method for adapting separable fasteners for attachment to other objects 93 1987
4870725 Pop-through touch fastener 57 1988
4872243 Multi-hook fastener member 120 1988
4881997 Method for adapting separable fasteners for attachment to other objects 91 1989
5110649 Separable fasteners for attachment to other objects 50 1990
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5315740 Hook for hook and loop fasteners 68 1992
5339499 Hook design for a hook and loop fastener 65 1993
 
FIRST BRANDS CORPORATION (1)
5056933 Multiposition interlocking closure fastening device 47 1989
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Other [Check patent profile for assignment information] (2)
* 2010/0139,678 KIK-N-IT CALLUS REMOVER 1 2007
D673330 Golf glove with slidingly engaging fasteners 4 2011
 
SAINT-GOBAIN ABRASIVES, INC (2)
* 2011/0159,794 ABRASIVE ARTICLE WITH OPEN STRUCTURE 0 2010
* 2014/0010,998 ABRASIVE ARTICLE HAVING REVERSIBLE INTERCHANGEABLE ABRASIVE SEGMENTS 3 2013
 
3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANY (17)
* 6988941 Engaging assembly for abrasive back-up pad 3 2003
* 2005/0079,802 Engaging assembly for abrasive back-up pad 5 2003
* 2005/0064,805 Structured abrasive article 59 2003
7338355 Abrasive article and methods of making and using the same 3 2006
* 2007/0287,366 ABRASIVE ARTICLE AND METHODS OF MAKING AND USING THE SAME 4 2006
7628829 Abrasive article and method of making and using the same 16 2007
* 2008/0229,672 ABRASIVE ARTICLE AND METHOD OF MAKING AND USING THE SAME 41 2007
* 2008/0233,850 ABRASIVE ARTICLE AND METHOD OF MAKING AND USING THE SAME 42 2007
* 2010/0184,363 ABRASIVE ARTICLES HAVING MECHANICAL FASTENERS 1 2007
7892074 Surface modifying tool adapter using a plurality of surface modifying article inserts for use in a surface modifying system 0 2008
7731573 Method, system, and apparatus for modifying surfaces 2 2008
* 2009/0191,376 METHOD, APPARATUS, AND SYSTEM USING ADAPTER ASSEMBLY FOR MODIFYING SURFACES 2 2008
* 2010/0011,672 COATED ABRASIVE ARTICLE AND METHOD OF MAKING AND USING THE SAME 3 2008
8052506 Method, system, and apparatus for modifying surfaces 2 2010
* 2010/0120,342 METHOD, SYSTEM, AND APPARATUS FOR MODIFYING SURFACES 1 2010
8790164 Method, system, and apparatus for modifying surfaces 2 2011
9511472 Modular dual-action devices and related methods 0 2012
 
DIAMOND TOOL SUPPLY, INC. (1)
* 2011/0300,784 FLEXIBLE AND INTERCHANGEABLE MULTI-HEAD FLOOR POLISHING DISK ASSEMBLY 5 2010
 
Cerium Group Limited (1)
* 2013/0303,059 LENS SURFACING PAD 0 2013
 
NORITAKE CO., LIMITED (2)
* 7044990 Vitrified bond tool and method of manufacturing the same 27 2004
* 2004/0185,763 Vitrified bond tool and method of manufacturing the same 12 2004
 
VELCRO INDUSTRIES B.V. (1)
* 2007/0110,952 Touch fastener components carrying indicia, and methods of making the same 2 2005
 
CCL LABEL, INC. (1)
7954208 Fastening member for a molded article 0 2007
 
Velero Industries B.V. (1)
* 7716792 Touch fastener elements 2 2003
* Cited By Examiner