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MAKING NETS BY KNOTTING OF FILAMENTARY MATERIAL; MAKING KNOTTED CARPETS OR TAPESTRIES; KNOTTING NOT OTHERWISE PROVIDED FOR (binding knotters for harvesters A01D 59/04; wire netting B21F; tying articles by knotting B65B; knotting in association with winding or unwinding B65H 69/00; knotting in weaving D03J; making nets, carpets, or tapestries by other techniques, see the relevant subclasses)
Definition statement
This subclass/group covers:

Textile articles including knots to secure members, e.g. beads or tufts, or to connect threads for forming nets machines and methods for making said articles by knotting.

References relevant to classification in this subclass
This subclass/group does not cover:
Knotters for binding harvested produce
Wire network
Tying articles by knotting
Weavers' tools, e.g. knot-tying tools
Making nets by knotting of filamentary material
Definition statement
This subclass/group covers:

Knotted nets, methods of hand knotting same and tools for performing said methods.

Informative references
Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:
Load bearing nets
Wire network per se
Fishing nets
Producing nets by moulding techniques
in machines
Definition statement
This subclass/group covers:

Details of net knotting machines; machines not limited to knotting particular types of netting; ancillary equipment for use with knotting machines.

using a single thread
Definition statement
This subclass/group covers:

Nets machine-knotted from a single thread, processes for making same and apparatus specifically designed for such processes.

Informative references
Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:
Nets knotted by hand from a single thread in general
using a single thread and a series of threads
Definition statement
This subclass/group covers:

Nets machine-knotted from a single thread and a series of threads, processes for making same and apparatus specifically designed for such processes.

Informative references
Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:
Nets knotted by hand from a single thread and a series of threads in general
using two series of threads
Definition statement
This subclass/group covers:

Nets machine-knotted from two series of threads, processes for making same and apparatus specifically designed for such processes.

Informative references
Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:
Nets knotted by hand from two series of threads in general
Making knotted carpets or tapestries
Definition statement
This subclass/group covers:

Methods of making knotted carpets or tapestries and devices for use in such methods not provided for in one of the subgroups, e.g. tools for preparing tufts

Informative references
Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:
Making pile fabric by tufting
by hand; Tools therefor
Definition statement
This subclass/group covers:

Hand tools for knotting tufts into carpet canvas.

Informative references
Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:
Hand tufting needles
in machines
Definition statement
This subclass/group covers:

Machines for knotting tufts into carpet backings

Informative references
Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:
Tufting machines
Other knotting
Definition statement
This subclass/group covers:

Knotting not provided for in D04G 1/00 or D04G 3/00, e.g. forming knots along a cord; tying rope ends or Macramé work tools and devices for use in such knotting methods

Informative references
Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:
Knotting methods and devices for interconnecting threads
Thread knotting devices in circular knitting machines
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