|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||66/171 ; 66/176 ; 66/177|
|§371/§102 date||19960808 (19960808)|
|발명자 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 15 인용 특허 : 8|
A method of knitting side-by-side brief blanks (BLK, BLK') in the form of a tube (T) on an electronically controlled circular knitting machine wherein the tube (T) is shaped by needle selection (50) between the brief blanks (BLK, BLK') to form apertures (AP, AP') which provide leg openings (LO, LO') by taking out of action needles (50') which would otherwise knit yarn across the apertures (AP, AP'). At the same time yarn feed (Y2) to the inoperative needles (50') is cut (42, 44) and trapped (46) whereby the apertures (AP, AP') are formed. End portions of...
[ What is claimed is:] [1.] A method of forming a plurality of brief blanks on a circular knitting machine having needle selection and stitch length control, the method comprising the steps of:forming a tube of brief blanks in a side-by-side relationship;forming apertures at positions between the brief blanks as leg openings by taking needles out of action to cause the needles to be inoperative;cutting and trapping yarn feed to the inoperative needles; andslitting the tube walewise at positions between the blanks to provide a plurality of separate brief ...