Including Particulate Material Other Than Fiber Patents (Class 442/294)
  • Publication number: 20150050476
    Abstract: A burnthrough resistant laminate film is described. Embodiments of the burnthrough resistant laminate film include a glass layer, a first film, a second film, and an adhesive. The glass layer can include a high purity silicon dioxide cloth. The first film and the second film can be adapted to be fire retardant. The adhesive can include at least one inorganic filler adapted to negate heat transfer. The glass layer, the first film, and the second film can be coupled together by the adhesive and thermally laminated.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 22, 2013
    Publication date: February 19, 2015
    Inventors: Zheng Zheng, Qin Jian Li
  • Publication number: 20130330993
    Abstract: A process for the preparation of a composite material from a particulate binder material having an average particle size (D9 0) of from 15 to 850 pm and a fibrous material having a density of from 150 to 550 kg/m3, comprising the steps of: a) blending the particulate binder material and the fibrous material, preferably in a weight ratio of 60:40 to 10:90, and b) subjecting the blended material obtained in a) to a curing step under increased temperature and pressure to obtain a composite material. The invention further relates to the composite material thus obtained, and to its use as building materials or as panelling.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 16, 2011
    Publication date: December 12, 2013
    Applicant: HOLLAND COMPOSITES INNOVATION B.V.
    Inventors: Pieter Jan Dwarshuis, Ronald Edward Van Riemsdijk
  • Publication number: 20130276772
    Abstract: A multi-layered sheet includes a layer of a moisture-permeable base material and a layer of a moisture-permeable resin formed on a surface of the layer of the moisture-permeable base material, wherein the moisture-permeable resin may also be found inside the layer of the moisture-permeable base material and the moisture-permeable resin includes a resin that adheres to the moisture-permeable base material and a water-insoluble powdery or granular material that generates heat by moisture absorption and that is a hydrolysate of a substance derived from a plant and/or hydrolysate of a substance derived from an animal, wherein in the total amount of the moisture-permeable resin, the amount of the resin that adheres to the moisture-permeable base material is 20 to 80 mass % and the amount of the water-insoluble powdery or granular material that generates heat by moisture absorption is 80 to 20 mass %.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 29, 2012
    Publication date: October 24, 2013
    Applicant: OHSHIN MLP CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Keizo Ota
  • Patent number: 8524620
    Abstract: A method of forming an exterior surface protective structure (12) for an aircraft (10) includes uniting a loaded surfacer (52) having a carrier (51) to a hybrid prepreg substrate (32). The prepreg substrate (32) includes a carbon fabric (44) with an integral conductive component (48) having conductivity with in a metal conductivity range and is united to a base substrate (30). The loaded surfacer (52) and the prepreg substrate (32) are cured, which includes interfacially adhering matter between the loaded surfacer (52) and the prepreg substrate (32). A protective fabric system (12) for an exterior (14) of an aircraft (10) includes the base substrate (30). The hybrid prepreg substrate (32) is coupled to the base substrate (30). The loaded surfacer (52) with the carrier (51) is interfacially adhered to the prepreg substrate (32).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 14, 2008
    Date of Patent: September 3, 2013
    Assignee: The Boeing Company
    Inventor: Arlene McKeeman Brown
  • Patent number: 8446734
    Abstract: The invention relates to a circuit board having high density circuit and excellent connection reliability and lamination reliability. A resin fabric cloth (4) is provided by arranging single fibers (4a) or fiber bundles composed of a plurality of single fibers, which single fiber has a linear thermal expansion coefficient smaller than that of silicon, at least in two directions and alternately weaving them. In the board, the resin fabric cloth is covered with a resin portion (5) made of a resin material having a linear thermal expansion coefficient larger than that of silicon.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 30, 2007
    Date of Patent: May 21, 2013
    Assignee: Kyocera Corporation
    Inventors: Katsura Hayashi, Yutaka Tsukada, Kimihiro Yamanaka, Masaharu Shirai, Isamu Kirikihira
  • Publication number: 20130040194
    Abstract: A layered composite material which is suitable, in particular, for use in a redox flow battery, contains at least one layer of a textile fabric and at least one graphite-containing molded body which is obtained by a method in which graphite particles are mixed with at least one solid organic additive to form a mixture and the thus obtained mixed is then compressed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 31, 2010
    Publication date: February 14, 2013
    Applicant: SGL CARBON SE
    Inventors: Oswin Öttinger, Rainer Schmitt, Jürgen Bacher, Sylvia Mechen, Bastian Hudler
  • Patent number: 7989368
    Abstract: A mixture contains polymer particles along with solids or fibers that can be utilized in press felts (or fabrics) for the press section of a papermaking machine and a method of making the mixtures are described.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 24, 2006
    Date of Patent: August 2, 2011
    Assignee: Voith Patent GmbH
    Inventors: Sanjay Patel, Robert Crook
  • Publication number: 20100304936
    Abstract: A conveyor belt or treadmill belt comprises a cloth layer woven by at least one warp and woof and having an outer surface and an inner surface in response to each other, a clearance passing through the inner and the outer surfaces and being formed between the warp and the woof; a laminating layer serving as being stepped, the laminating layer being molded to a laminated film and melted to couple with an outer surface of the cloth layer, such that the laminating layer merges into the clearance between the warp and the woof of the cloth layer so that the laminating layer is integrally formed a rough connecting surface; a gel layer coated on an inner surface of the cloth layer so as to link with the connecting surface of the laminating layer, thus engaging the cloth layer between the gel layer and the laminating layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 28, 2009
    Publication date: December 2, 2010
    Inventor: Shuei Mu Wang
  • Patent number: 7732355
    Abstract: A water-vapor permeable film. The film includes 90˜99 wt % polyurethane (PU) and 1˜10 wt % polyethylene (PE). The invention also provides a textile including the film.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 16, 2006
    Date of Patent: June 8, 2010
    Assignee: Industrial Technology Research Institute
    Inventors: Dan-Cheng Kong, Lien Tai Chen, Ruei-Shin Chen
  • Publication number: 20090239436
    Abstract: Spray-formed, anti-burst, leak-self-sealing coating structure applicable to the outside surface of a fuel container, and an associated application methodology. In an operative condition relative to such a surface, the coating structure includes (a) a solid, continuous-phase body of fuel-reactive, high-elastomeric material in the form of an expanse having an inner side applied to such a surface, and a spaced, outer side, (b) a field of distributed, fuel-reactive, fuel-imbiber beads embedded in and throughout the expanse of said body, generally spaced from, and centrally between, the body's inner and outer sides, but exposed to neither such side, and (c) an anti-burst fabric web having meshes formed by elongate, stretch-resistant fibers extending generally centrally within and throughout bead field. Meshes in the fabric web, and beads in the bead field, are relatively sized appropriately to permit the ready mesh-through-passage of beads during spray-formation of the coating structure.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 11, 2009
    Publication date: September 24, 2009
    Inventors: Thomas S. Ohnstad, Russell A. Monk
  • Patent number: 7259116
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a flexible sheet having a composite structure for stabilizing coatings, comprising a first layer of fiber material and a second layer of fiber material impregnated by a first and a second impregnating material, respectively, and a body layer set between said first layer and said second layer according to a general sandwich structure, where the body layer consists of a third material. The first and the second impregnating materials and the third material constituting the body layer are polymeric materials presenting a substantial affinity, so that the flexible sheet has a physically heterogeneous and chemically homogeneous structure.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 5, 2003
    Date of Patent: August 21, 2007
    Assignee: Mondo S.p.A.
    Inventor: Fernando Stroppiana
  • Patent number: 7179538
    Abstract: A heat and pressure consolidated flexible laminate, and a method for producing the same, is provided that includes in superimposed relationship, a flexible, resin coated backing layer consisting of one or more sheets, a decorative layer consisting essentially of a leather material and, optionally, an overlay.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 20, 2004
    Date of Patent: February 20, 2007
    Assignee: Panolam Industries International, Inc.
    Inventors: Sylvie Gauthier, George Tsangarides
  • Patent number: 6774065
    Abstract: A waterproofed fabric and a sealing tape for a waterproofed fabric each include a waterproof layer, a resin composition containing spherical particles with a specified particle size laminated to the waterproof layer. A waterproof article of clothing uses the fabric and the sealing tape. The article has a waterproof property, is very comfortable to wear, inexpensive, and light in weight.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 2, 2002
    Date of Patent: August 10, 2004
    Assignee: Toray Industries, Inc.
    Inventors: Masaru Haruta, Hiroshi Kagao, Yuichi Manabe, Masanori Uemoto, Takenori Furuya
  • Patent number: 6730393
    Abstract: A polymeric sheet having excellent cut-resistance contains: (A) a polymeric material, and (B) a hard filler distributed in the polymeric material, the hard filler having a Mohs hardness value of at least about 3.0, the hard filler being in the form of particles having an average diameter sufficient to provide cut-resistance properties to the polymeric material but which is no more than about 5 microns. The cut-resistant sheet may be in the form of a conventional sheet, a film, a coating, a composite and the like, and may be used to form cut-resistance articles such as, e.g., protective garments and tires. The cut-resistant sheet may also be laminated onto a textile fabric to form a composite from which articles, e.g., garments, can be formed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 8, 1997
    Date of Patent: May 4, 2004
    Assignee: Honeywell International, Inc.
    Inventors: Ehteridge Odell Oakley, Gregory J. Johnson, Herman Leslie Lanieve
  • Patent number: 6709993
    Abstract: A base textile has a camouflage pattern on the first surface and a coating on the second surface. The coating is a ethylene methyl acrylate thermoplastic with a carbon black pigment. The base textile and coating have a visible light transmission such that shadows of hunters or others inside a blind of the camouflage are not visible on the opposite side of the camouflage.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 21, 2001
    Date of Patent: March 23, 2004
    Assignee: Milliken & Company
    Inventors: John David Strength, Allan W. Smith, Gary K. Greene, Thomas E. Godfrey
  • Publication number: 20030228819
    Abstract: A material adapted to regulate vibration by distributing and partially dissipating vibration exerted thereon. The material includes a first elastomer layer. A support structure is preferably formed by a second elastomer layer. The support structure being located and configured to support the first elastomer layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 7, 2003
    Publication date: December 11, 2003
    Applicant: Innercore Grip Company
    Inventors: Robert A. Vito, Thomas Falone, Carmen A. DiMario
  • Publication number: 20030228817
    Abstract: A material adapted to regulate vibration by distributing and partially dissipating vibration exerted thereon. The material includes an elastomer layer. A support structure is penetrated by and is embedded on and/or within the elastomer layer. The support structure is semi-rigid and supports the elastomer layer. Methods of making the material are also disclosed herein.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 17, 2002
    Publication date: December 11, 2003
    Applicant: Innercore Grip Company
    Inventors: Robert A. Vito, Thomas Falone, Carmen A. DiMario
  • Publication number: 20030228818
    Abstract: A material adapted to regulate vibration by distributing and partially dissipating vibration exerted thereon. The material includes an elastomer layer. A support structure is penetrated by and is embedded on and/or within the elastomer layer. The support structure is semi-rigid and supports the elastomer layer. Methods of making the material are also disclosed herein.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 17, 2003
    Publication date: December 11, 2003
    Applicant: Innercore Grip Company
    Inventors: Robert A. Vito, Thomas Falone, Carmen A. DiMario
  • Publication number: 20030228816
    Abstract: A multi-layer material adapted to dissipate transmitted vibrations. The material preferably has two generally independent layers including a first elastomer layer. An aramid fiber layer is disposed on the first elastomer layer. The aramid fiber layer may be woven to form a cloth layer. Additional embodiments of the mutli-layer material are disclosed herein.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 7, 2002
    Publication date: December 11, 2003
    Applicant: Innercore Grip Company
    Inventors: Robert A. Vito, Thomas Falone, Carmen DiMario
  • Publication number: 20030096546
    Abstract: A base textile has a camouflage pattern on the first surface and a coating on the second surface. The coating is a ethylene methyl acrylate thermoplastic with a carbon black pigment. The base textile and coating have a visible light transmission such that shadows of hunters or others inside a blind of the camouflage are not visible on the opposite side of the camouflage.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 21, 2001
    Publication date: May 22, 2003
    Inventors: John David Strength, Allan W. Smith, Gary K. Greene, Thomas E. Godfrey
  • Publication number: 20030060110
    Abstract: A method of extruding a foamed plastic into a carrier that relies on the use of dual, multiple blowing agents, a dispersed blowing agent and a micro-encapsulated blowing agent. The resulting product is a polymer coated textile that is resilient with good compression rebound.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 22, 2002
    Publication date: March 27, 2003
    Inventor: Dilipkumar R. Desai
  • Publication number: 20030045195
    Abstract: A composite fiber made from natural and/or synthetic fibers having mineral compounds such as gemstones, colors and wavelengths, piezoelectric crystals and magnets whereby said fabrics can be placed against the body, such as the longitudinal lines of acupuncture points called meridians, the chakra system and/or circulatory systems for the purpose of transporting and channeling energy. The methods of combining the gemstones with the natural/synthetic fibers include encasing the mineral compounds within the natural/synthetic fibers by bonding the mineral compounds to the natural/synthetic fibers or laminating the mineral compound or compounds to the natural/synthetic fibers.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 29, 2001
    Publication date: March 6, 2003
    Inventor: Veronica Piselli
  • Patent number: 6444596
    Abstract: A base cloth for an air bag is obtained by forming a film of a silicone modified thermoplastic polyurethane resin having a polysiloxane segment on a surface of a woven fabric, and the air bag is formed of the base cloth. Since an organic solvent is not used when the resin is prepared, its workability is superior, the resin is safe for the human body. Also, the air bag can be quickly developed in a wide range from an extremely low temperature to a high temperature, and there is no problem of adhesion or sticking. Thus, the air bag having a stable performance and the base cloth for the air bag are provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 11, 2000
    Date of Patent: September 3, 2002
    Assignees: Takata Corporation, Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd., Dainichiseika Color & Chemicals Mfg. Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kinji Hirai, Masahiko Minemura, Yoshitaka Koshiro, Susumu Nakamura, Kazuyuki Hanada
  • Patent number: 6416856
    Abstract: A retroreflective article 10 includes retroreflective elements 12 partially embedded in a binder layer 14 that comprises a polyurethane polymer. The polyurethane polymer is a reaction product of (i) a polyether polyol having a number average molecular weight of at least 2,000 and (ii) a polyisocyanate. A retroreflective article that employs a binder layer of this kind demonstrates extraordinary laundering durability under harsh wash conditions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 10, 1997
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2002
    Assignee: 3M Innovative Properties Company
    Inventor: Michael D. Crandall
  • Publication number: 20010046826
    Abstract: A textile material has a base structure (10) and a functional layer (18) supported by this latter. This functional layer comprises material (22) which glides over the skin with a low degree of friction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 27, 2001
    Publication date: November 29, 2001
    Inventor: Gerold Tebbe
  • Patent number: 6287681
    Abstract: Wear resistant overlays for use in decorative laminates and laminates prepared therefrom comprising a web of cellulosic fibers having deposited on the surface thereof a layer of mineral pigment composite particles wherein said composite particles comprise mineral pigment particles embedded in a cured carrier material are disclosed. A process for forming an abrasion resistant overlay sheet which comprises forming a web of cellulosic fibers on a papermaking machine and applying a slurry including mineral pigment composite particles to the upper surface of the web on the papermaking machine wherein said mineral pigment composite particles comprise mineral pigment particles embedded in a cured carrier material is also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 20, 1999
    Date of Patent: September 11, 2001
    Assignee: The Mead Corporation
    Inventors: Mahendra Mehta, Amitabh Das, John Rourke
  • Patent number: 6228444
    Abstract: A tubular structure comprising reinforcing fibers impregnated with a thermosetting polymer and a sheet of matrix material filled with an additive suitable for improving tribological and heat conductivity characteristics of the tubular structure. The reinforcing fibers alternate with the matrix material. The tubular structure is formed by winding the reinforcing fiber fabric and the matrix sheet material, wherein the fabric and the matrix sheet material have first and second ends and the first ends are located in the interior of the winding and the second ends are radially outwardly displaced from the first ends.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 15, 1997
    Date of Patent: May 8, 2001
    Assignee: Societe Nationale d'Etude et de Construction de Moteurs d'Aviation
    Inventors: Peter Wolki, Emmanuel Edeline, Jean-Francois Cretegny
  • Patent number: 6028019
    Abstract: A water vapor permeable, waterproof polyether ester membrane contains 1 to 10% by weight of finely dispersed carbon particles, especially soot particles, having an average size of 5 to 40 nm.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 4, 1998
    Date of Patent: February 22, 2000
    Assignee: Akzo Nobel, NV
    Inventors: Jozef Christiaan Wilhelmus Spijkers, Henricus Joannes Maria Van De Ven
  • Patent number: 5859083
    Abstract: A water vapor permeable, waterproof polyether ester membrane contains 1 to 10% by weight of finely dispersed carbon particles, especially soot particles, having an average size of 5 to 40 nm.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 2, 1997
    Date of Patent: January 12, 1999
    Assignee: Akzo Nobel NV
    Inventors: Jozef Christiaan Wilhelmus Spijkers, Henricus Joannes Maria Van de Ven
  • Patent number: 5817583
    Abstract: Textile materials having radar attenuating properties based upon a polymer enclosed scrim having hollows which are at least partially filled with radar attenuating material. The scrim is sandwiched between two or more polymeric layers, the spaces being the interstices of the scrim. Suitable radar attenuating materials for inclusion in these spaces include carbon granules, carbon fiber, carbonyl iron, ferrites or metal coated microspheres. Carbon fiber is conveniently used in chopped or otherwise relatively short fiber form. The textiles offer lightweight with equivalent radar attenuation performance to known textiles and may include further radar attenuating material in polymeric components to provide enhanced attenuation effect.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 24, 1995
    Date of Patent: October 6, 1998
    Assignee: The Secretary of State for Defence in her Britannic Majesty's Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    Inventors: John Alderson, Alan F. Vickers
  • Patent number: 5759658
    Abstract: A composite panel is provided which includes a resin matrix having embedded therewithin alternating layers of particulates and flexible sheeting. The composite panel is capable of supporting its own weight and exhibits impact resistance and shatter resistance. Preferably, the resin is transparent, the particulates are decorative, and the flexible sheeting becomes transparent upon curing of the resin. The composite panels are included within articles such as tables, desks, other furniture, vertical partitions, decorative panels, doors, windows and floors. Also included is a method of making the composite panels by molding layers of these materials within an open mold.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 26, 1996
    Date of Patent: June 2, 1998
    Assignee: Tables International Corporation
    Inventor: Richard M. Piekos
  • Patent number: 5720736
    Abstract: An absorbent material is provided which enjoys suppleness, possesses highly satisfactory absorption qualities (speed of absorption and capacity for absorption), allows section into pieces of desired size and shape, and excels in safety.An absorbent material comprising 100 parts by weight of absorbent resin particles and 15 to 150 parts by weight of water, which absorbent material is in the form of a sheet having a thickness in the approximate range of 0.3 to 5 mm, the form of a sheet resulting from mutual adhesion of the absorbent resin particles.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 6, 1996
    Date of Patent: February 24, 1998
    Assignee: Nippon Shokubai Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Takumi Hatsuda, Kazumasa Konishi