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MECHANICAL OR PRESSURE CLEANING OF CARPETS, RUGS, SACKS, HIDES OR OTHER SKIN OR TEXTILE ARTICLES OR FABRICS; TURNING INSIDE-OUT FLEXIBLE TUBULAR OR OTHER HOLLOW ARTICLES (mechanical preparation or mechanical treatment of bed feathers B68G 3/00)
Definition statement
This subclass/group covers:

Methods or devices for mechanical or pressure cleaning of textile articles or fabrics.

Methods or devices for turning inside-out tubular or other hollow textile articles.

Beating, brushing, or otherwise mechanically cleaning or pressure cleaning carpets, rugs, sacks, hides, or other skin or textile articles or fabrics (brushes A46B; suction cleaners A47L; domestic cleaning apparatus A47L; cleaning in general B08B; apparatus for cleaning bed feathers B68G 3/00)
References relevant to classification in this group
This subclass/group does not cover:
Cleaning devices for sheets or webs in connection with printing
Suction cleaners (i.e. domestic)
Cleaning devices for sheets or webs in connection with printing
Turning inside-out flexible tubular or other hollow articles (in combination with inspecting D06H 3/16; [N: turning tubes inside out in the shaping joining of plastics or shaping of substances in a plastic state B29C 67/0018])
Glossary of terms
In this subclass/group, the following terms (or expressions) are used with the meaning indicated:
Flexible tubular or other hollow articles
textile or fabric type articles
Mechanical, vacuum, or pressure cleaning in combination with the turning inside-out of flexible tubular or other hollow articles
Glossary of terms
In this subclass/group, the following terms (or expressions) are used with the meaning indicated:
Flexible tubular or other hollow articles
textile or fabric type articles
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Last Modified: 10/11/2013