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Title:
VARIABLE OR MULTI-GAUGE TUFTING WITH COLOR PLACEMENT AND PATTERN SCALING
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2019/140349
Kind Code:
A1
Abstract:
A shiftable backing feed or shiftable needle assembly is utilized with a tufting machine having reciprocating needles and gauge parts for seizing or cutting yarns wherein yarn placement patterns can be utilized to tuft at different gauge densities while maintaining the same pattern sizes and appearance.

Inventors:
PADGETT, Robert, A. (P.O. Box 3009, Chattanooga, TN, 37404, US)
DETTY, Jason, Daniel (P.O. Box 3009, Chattanooga, TN, 37404, US)
BEATTY, Paul, E. (P.O. Box 3009, Chattanooga, TN, 37404, US)
SMITH, Jeffrey, D. (P.O. Box 3009, Chattanooga, TN, 37404, US)
FROST, Steven, L. (P.O. Box 3009, Chattanooga, TN, 37404, US)
Application Number:
US2019/013412
Publication Date:
July 18, 2019
Filing Date:
January 13, 2019
Export Citation:
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Assignee:
TUFTCO CORPORATION (2318 Holtzclaw Avenue, Chattanooga, TN, 37408, US)
PADGETT, Robert, A. (P.O. Box 3009, Chattanooga, TN, 37404, US)
DETTY, Jason, Daniel (P.O. Box 3009, Chattanooga, TN, 37404, US)
BEATTY, Paul, E. (P.O. Box 3009, Chattanooga, TN, 37404, US)
SMITH, Jeffrey, D. (P.O. Box 3009, Chattanooga, TN, 37404, US)
FROST, Steven, L. (P.O. Box 3009, Chattanooga, TN, 37404, US)
International Classes:
D05C15/18; D05B19/12; D05C15/04; D05C15/12; D05C15/26; D05C15/30
Foreign References:
US20170096757A12017-04-06
US20070283863A12007-12-13
US5461996A1995-10-31
US20160298275A12016-10-13
US20020043202A12002-04-18
US20170204546A12017-07-20
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
JOHNSON, Douglas, T. (Miller & Martin PLLC, 832 Georgia AvenueSuite 1200 Volunteer Buildin, Chattanooga TN, 37402-2289, US)
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