Disposable absorbent underpants
Absorbent article having floating inner cuffs
Diapers with elasticized side pockets
Disposable liquid-absorbing article
Disposable garments Patent #: 5055103
ApplicationNo. 738447 filed on 07/31/1991
US Classes:604/385.29, And waist opening604/386, Pad having means for securing pad during use604/392By strap, belt, tying, or endless band means
ExaminersPrimary: Shay, Randy C.
Assistant: Gualtieri, Gina M.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
Foreign Patent References
International ClassA61F 013/15
Foreign Application Priority Data1989-12-18 JP
AbstractHere is disclosed an arrangement of elastic surrounding respective leg-openings of garments such as disposable diaper, wherein the elastic surrounding each of the leg-openings comprises a plurality of first elastic members and a plurality of second elastic members; the first elastic members are positioned substantially along a front half of the leg-opening while the second elastic members are positioned substantially along a rear half of the leg-opening; the first and second elastic members have their tensile stress gradually decreasing from their longitudinally inner ends toward their longitudinally outer ends; and the first and second elastic members have their inter-member spacings gradually enlarged from their longitudinally inner ends toward their longitudinally outer ends (FIG. 2).