Anchor sheet and attachment devices

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 7096632
APP PUB NO 20020124515A1
SERIAL NO

10004834

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Abstract

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A method and apparatus for connecting anchor sheets to each other and/or to a floor. The approach includes using attachment pieces which fit into an area of reduced thickness of the anchor sheet which surround a cut away of the anchor sheet. In one embodiment, the attachment pieces are corner pieces which overlap areas of reduced thickness on a number of anchor sheets.

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Patent Owner(s)

Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
Tac-Fast Georgia L.L.C.ATLANTA, GA18

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Pacione, Joseph Rocco Newmarket, Ontario, CA 23 188

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Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
Other [Check patent profile for assignment information] (11)
4671976 Web-type stock material with upwardly projecting filamentary elements and defined periphery 45 1986
4825477 Hair retriever tub drain device 39 1987
4810546 General floor carpet with flush removable section 27 1987
4968548 Removable floor cover for recreational vehicles 41 1989
5200245 Fastener 49 1991
5398347 Urinal mat 33 1993
5482755 Readily attachable and detachable coverings for surfaces 29 1994
5753336 Reversible underlay for rugs 24 1996
5832619 Adjustable tile installation tool and method of use 37 1996
6182414 Wooden floorboard assembly 12 1999
6158185 Resilient flooring 18 1999
 
MINNESOTA MINING AND MANUFACTURING COMPANY (5)
4770917 Sheet material used to form portions of fasteners 70 1985
5149573 Highly transparent strip material used for forming fasteners 51 1990
5691026 Fastener member with a dual purpose cover sheet 28 1994
5691027 Fastener with a dual purpose cover sheet 34 1995
5672404 Attachment strips 53 1995
 
Tac-Fast Georgia L.L.C. (7)
4822658 Carpet backing and installation system 87 1987
5723195 Carpet and underpad attachment system 19 1993
5654066 Carpet and layered backing for dimensional stability and integrity 28 1995
* 6306477 Covering module and anchor sheet 43 1997
6298624 Anchor sheet and anchor sheet module 42 1998
* 6395362 Anchor sheet framework and subflooring 21 1998
6217974 Carpet and layered backing for dimensional stability and integrity 16 1998
 
FIBERWEB NORTH AMERICA, INC. (1)
4824498 Strippalble sponge cushion underlay for a surface covering, such as carpeting 83 1987
 
SuperTurf, Inc. (1)
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McDermott, III; Lewis J. (1)
4405668 One piece binder-carpet construction 47 1982
 
NOVARTIS AG (1)
5981479 Cyclosporins 51 1998
 
Indoor Media Group, Inc. (1)
6250001 Advertising floor mat 28 1998
 
Milliken Research Corporation (1)
4769895 Interlocking dust control mats 40 1988
 
Tac-Fast Systems SA (9)
4974384 Structural assembly system 42 1988
5042221 Apparatus for applying wall covering and wall covering 41 1989
5060443 Anchor board system 47 1989
5133166 Structural assembly system 44 1990
5191692 Carpet jointing method 57 1991
5144786 Anchor board system 46 1991
5259163 Anchor board system 23 1991
5382462 Carpet tape 45 1993
5479755 Method of installing looped backed carpet 17 1995
 
BERLEBURGER SCHAUMSTOFF-WERKE GMBH, POSTFACH 11 80, 5920 BAD BERLEBURG (1)
4697294 Speed bumps for roadways 49 1985
 
AFI LICENSING LLC (1)
6599599 Underlayment composite and associated flooring installation system 35 2000
 
Japan Alpha Corporation (1)
4638618 Decorative panels comprising replaceable decorative sheets 22 1985
 
Saami Co., Ltd. (2)
4649069 Rectangular tile-like carpet 30 1985
4766022 Rectangular tile-like carpet with looped tile on both surfaces 30 1986
 
Sponge-Cushion, Inc. (1)
5116439 Method and product for floor covering installation and removal 59 1989
 
CREDIT SUISSE FIRST BOSTON, AS ADMINISTRATIVE AGENT (1)
5374719 Process for converting loracarbef dihydrate to loracarbef monohydrate 8 1993
 
INVISTA NORTH AMERICA S.A.R.L. (1)
5965232 Decorative composite floor coverings 33 1996
 
ASTENJOHNSON, INC. (1)
5879777 Modular papermaking fabric 19 1997
 
Naka Technical Laboratory (1)
4922670 Free access floor and method of constructing the same 76 1989
 
The British Picker Company, Ltd. (1)
4577448 Floors 60 1982
 
Mentor Dynamics Limited (1)
* 4528783 Method of securing a lining to a substrate 20 1984
 
TAC-FAST GEORGIA, L.L.C., C/O LONG, ALDRIDGE & NORMAN (1)
6083596 Hooked tape with adhesive for fastening carpet seams 30 1998
 
KABUSHIKI KAISHA TOSHIBA (1)
* 5386670 Method for manufacturing system floor and floor base for system floor 41 1991
 
OWENS CORNING INTELLECTUAL CAPITAL, LLC (1)
6199328 Clamp assembly for attaching panels to substrate 12 1998
 
FIBERTEX A/S (1)
5902663 Low-stretch and dimension stable floor covering 39 1997
 
BELL TELEPHONE LABORATORIES, INCORPORATED (1)
4430837 Fastening arrangement for abutting structural members 22 1981
 
PMC, INC. (1)
5045389 Carpet padding comprising cover film, and prime and rebond foam layers 40 1990
 
Gradus Limited (1)
5529825 Matting 37 1994
 
DAY-GLO COLOR CORP. (1)
7029524 Water-based spray marking composition 15 2004
 
J. F. Adolff AG (1)
4755401 Artificial turf with playing field markings 55 1987
 
Step Loc Corporation (2)
4557774 System for holding carpet in place without stretching 74 1984
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The 2500 Corp. (2)
4673603 Floor mat mounting system 46 1984
4829627 Floor mat and method of attaching retainer thereto 61 1987
 
TATE ACCESS FLOORS, INC. (1)
* 4578910 Elevated floor panel system 34 1984
 
YKK CORPORATION (1)
5537793 Joint structure of panel-like components 35 1995
 
VELCRO BVBA (1)
5980230 Forming fastener products 18 1997
 
TINBY A/S (1)
5863637 Mat as a support for persons in a standing working posture 25 1997
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Patent Citation Ranking

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Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
Other [Check patent profile for assignment information] (3)
* 2006/0003,141 Floor covering having a removable decorative inlay 3 2004
* 2007/0248,772 Inlaying process for installing features in a synthetic sports field 5 2006
* 2008/0104,914 Resilient Floor Surface 5 2006
 
SANYO ELECTRIC CO., LTD. (1)
* 2010/0247,984 SEALED CELL 4 2010
 
SON, GYEUL (2)
* 8128311 Grass protection mat and mat assembly having the same 4 2005
* 2008/0052,986 Grass Protection Mat and Mat Assembly Having the Same 2 2005
 
Tac-Fast Georgia L.L.C. (6)
* 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
* 2007/0204,556 Covering module and anchor sheet 9 2007
* 8691360 Structures for creating spaces while installing anchor sheet and attachment piece subfloors 0 2008
 
CONNOR SPORT COURT INTERNATIONAL, LLC (9)
8397466 Tile with multiple-level surface 24 2005
8407951 Modular synthetic floor tile configured for enhanced performance 15 2007
8505256 Synthetic floor tile having partially-compliant support structure 4 2010
8683769 Modular sub-flooring system 1 2010
8596023 Modular tile with controlled deflection 4 2010
D656250 Tile with wide mouth coupling 14 2010
8424257 Modular tile with controlled deflection 4 2011
8881482 Modular flooring system 3 2012
8955268 Modular tile with controlled deflection 0 2013
 
ROBBINS, INC. (2)
* 7694480 Panel-type subfloor for athletic floor 5 2006
* 2007/0039,269 Panel-type subfloor for athletic floor 5 2006
 
ZARTMAN, RONALD R. (2)
* 7788860 Vandal proof system for securing a frangible facing plate to rigid supporting structure by wedging action and a method therefor 4 2003
* 2005/0005,557 Vandal proof system for securing stone products to supporting structure 1 2003
 
USG INTERIORS, LLC (2)
8898985 Ceiling panel system 0 2011
* 2012/0167,514 CEILING PANEL SYSTEM 0 2011
 
BUTECH BUILDING TECHNOLOGY S.A. (2)
* 9090030 Procedure for manufacturing pieces for the formation of a removable floor covering 2 2010
* 2013/0160,397 PROCEDURE FOR MANUFACTURING PIECES FOR THE FORMATION OF A REMOVABLE FLOOR COVERING 1 2010
* Cited By Examiner

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