Processes for manufacturing bristled component for personal-care applicator

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 9756933
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14752714

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A bristled component for a cosmetic applicator comprising: an elongated carrier having a longitudinal axis; and at least a first plurality of bristles including at least one array of bristles ultrasonically welded to the carrier and outwardly extending therefrom according to a first pre-determined pattern, wherein the carrier and the bristles comprise ultrasonically compatible materials, and wherein the bristles are ultrasonically bonded to the carrier through a direct ultrasonic bond between a surface of the carrier and a lengthwise portion of each of the bristles. A process comprises wrapping a yarn around a moving endless band, juxtaposing a support strip with the band's edge, ultrasonically welding the yarn to the first support strip, removing the welded yarn and support strip from the band, and cutting the strip into a plurality of bristled components.

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GALLERIA COONE PROCTOR AND GAMBLE PLAZA CINCINNATI OH 45202

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Chanthabandith, Akira Henrietta, US 7 37
Clemons, Todd M Canandaigua, US 7 32
Guay, Gordon Gerald Cockeysville, US 28 171
Loughney, David M Phelps, US 9 44
Sabino, Michael Christopher Cockeysville, US 12 55
Wilson, David Edward Reisterstown, US 55 720

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