Molding apparatus and related systems and methods

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 7806677
APP PUB NO 20090022840A1
SERIAL NO

11778271

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This invention relates to molding apparatus and related systems and methods. In one aspect of the invention, a mold roll, assembly includes an inner member and multiple molding tools disposed about a circumference of the inner member, each molding tool including at least one molding plate that at least partially defines a molding cavity.

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VELCRO BVBADEINZE, BE198

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Clarner, Mark A Concord, US 39 256
Gallant, Christopher M Nottingham, US 62 372

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Other [Check patent profile for assignment information] (1)
* 7021918 Apparatus for shaping and perforating a plastic film 1 2005
 
Velera Industries (1)
7192266 Molding device inserts 2 2004
 
3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANY (2)
2001/0000,117 Tooling for articles with structured surfaces 3 2000
6902389 Wire wound tooling 6 2003
 
AGRU/AMERICA, INC. (1)
5167895 Method of manufacturing elastic nub panel produced thereby 7 1990
 
YKK CORPORATION (1)
5800845 Molded surface fastener, and method and apparatus for manufacturing the same 21 1997
 
PAPER CONVERTING MACHINE COMPANY (1)
* 6716017 Embossing roll with removable plates 14 2002
 
VELCRO BVBA (10)
5900350 Molding methods, molds and products 53 1996
5980230 Forming fastener products 18 1997
5875527 Fastener element arrangement 24 1997
6039556 Stackable mold plates having arrays of laser-cut mold surfaces at their edges 21 1997
6099289 Forming mold cavities 21 1997
6202260 Touch fasteners their manufacture and products incorporating them 36 1998
6162040 Molds for forming touch fasteners 39 1999
6258311 Forming mold cavities 36 1999
6163939 Molding of fastening hooks and other devices 41 1999
7217119 Fastener molding 3 2005
 
Velcro Industries B.V., a Curacao (1)
2002/0190,418 Continuous molding of fastener products with a mold belt 9 2002
 
SKF Kugellagerfabriken GmbH (1)
4383670 Method and apparatus for casting or injection-molding of cages of cylindrical rolling elements 13 1981
 
Alois Gruber GmbH (1)
7029265 Apparatus for producing plastic panels with undercut 4 2003
 
Goodrich Hella Aerospace Lighting Systems GmbH (1)
2006/0023,463 Reading lamp for a vehicle 3 2005
 
VELCRO INDUSTRIES B.V. (9)
4775310 Apparatus for making a separable fastener 144 1986
4794028 Method for continuously producing a multi-hook fastner member and product of the method 185 1986
5971738 Continuous molding of fasteners and other features 15 1997
6280670 Post- forming heads on fastener elements 22 1997
5922222 Forming fastener mold cavities by electro-discharge machining 17 1997
6432339 Continuous molding of fastener products with a mold belt 10 1999
6640348 Forming continuous fastener material 14 2000
6533981 Molding of fasteners and other features 7 2002
2007/0029,695 Methods of producing fastener products 9 2006
 
CANON KABUSHIKI KAISHA (3)
* 5173313 Roll-stamper for forming substrate of information-recording medium 16 1991
* 5308235 Roll stamper and apparatus for forming a substrate for information recording medium 6 1992
* 5320514 Roll stamper, and apparatus and process for manufacturing substrate sheet for information recording mediums by using the same 9 1992
 
Tiefenthaler Machinery Co., Inc. (1)
* 5297947 Rotary die moulding insert system 26 1992
 
GOTTLIEB BINDER GMBH & CO. KG (1)
6287665 Method and device for producing a hook-and-pile type closure part from thermoplastic plastics 59 1999
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