ApplicationNo. 091309 filed on 07/14/1993
US Classes:428/93, U-, V-, or W-shaped or continuous strand, filamentary material428/94, Continuous strand with adhesive bond to backing428/95Particular backing structure or composition
ExaminersPrimary: Lesmes, George F.
Assistant: Morris, Theodore
Attorney, Agent or Firm
Foreign Patent References
International ClassD04H 011/00
AbstractA bonded pile fabric is provided which comprises a base layer and a pile forming yarn adjacent to the base layer. The pile forming yarn is tacked to the base layer preferably by the introduction of heat prior to the application of adhesive which is preferably a low viscosity latex. A method and apparatus for making the bonded pile fabric are also provided.