Global Patent Index - EP 1016746 A2

EP 1016746 A2 2000-07-05 - A method for making an elasticised pants article for persons suffering from incontinence and the pants made thereby

Title (en)

A method for making an elasticised pants article for persons suffering from incontinence and the pants made thereby

Title (de)

Verfahren zur Herstellung einer elastischen Unterhose für an Inkontinenz leidende Personen und nach diesem Verfahren hergestellte Unterhose

Title (fr)

Procédé pour la fabrication d'un slip élastique pour des personnes souffrant d'incontinence et slip obtenu selon ce procédé

Publication

EP 1016746 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 99124731 A

Priority

IT MI982838 A

Abstract (en)

The invention relates to a method for making an elasticised pants article for persons suffering from incontinence, comprising the steps of knitting, by a circular loom, a tubular fabric element, having a homogeneous knitted construction, of the 1-to-1 knitting type, removing equivalent portions of the tubular element fabric, so that the front and rear fabric portions of the tubular element are equal to one another, and seaming, without any upturned portions, the tubular element near the zones thereof from which said fabric portions have been removed. The knitting process further provides to introduce one or more threads or yarns of an uncoated elastomeric material. The present invention further relates to an elasticised pants article for persons suffering from incontinence made by the inventive method. <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

D04B 1/24

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

D04B 1/24 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

D04B 1/243 (2013.01); D10B 2509/00 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

EP 1016746 A2 20000705; EP 1016746 A3 20010131; EP 1016746 B1 20040211; AT 259438 T 20040215; AU 6531099 A 20000629; AU 761864 B2 20030612; DE 69914713 D1 20040318; DE 69914713 T2 20041007; IT 1304506 B1 20010319; IT MI982838 A1 20000628

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