US 10,362,834 B2
Hydrogel connection
Hossein A. Baghdadi, Portland, OR (US); Caleb W. Dyer, Beaverton, OR (US); John Hurd, Beaverton, OR (US); Myron Maurer, West Linn, OR (US); Denis Schiller, Vancouver, WA (US); Michele Tosello, Portland, OR (US); Jeremy D. Walker, Portland, OR (US); and Zachary C. Wright, Beaverton, OR (US)
Assigned to Nike, Inc., Beaverton, OR (US)
Filed by NIKE, Inc., Beaverton, OR (US)
Filed on Feb. 24, 2017, as Appl. No. 15/441,802.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/302,385, filed on Mar. 2, 2016.
Prior Publication US 2017/0251759 A1, Sep. 7, 2017
This patent is subject to a terminal disclaimer.
Int. Cl. A43B 13/12 (2006.01); A43B 13/22 (2006.01); B32B 27/08 (2006.01); B32B 27/34 (2006.01); B32B 27/40 (2006.01); A43B 13/04 (2006.01); A43B 1/00 (2006.01); B32B 7/08 (2019.01); B32B 9/02 (2006.01); B32B 9/04 (2006.01); B32B 15/088 (2006.01); B32B 15/095 (2006.01); B32B 15/18 (2006.01); B32B 15/20 (2006.01); B32B 25/08 (2006.01); B32B 27/28 (2006.01); B32B 27/36 (2006.01); B32B 3/04 (2006.01); B32B 3/08 (2006.01); B32B 3/30 (2006.01); B29K 77/00 (2006.01); B29K 105/00 (2006.01); B29K 75/00 (2006.01)
CPC A43B 13/223 (2013.01) [A43B 1/009 (2013.01); A43B 13/04 (2013.01); A43B 13/122 (2013.01); B32B 3/04 (2013.01); B32B 3/085 (2013.01); B32B 3/30 (2013.01); B32B 7/08 (2013.01); B32B 9/025 (2013.01); B32B 9/045 (2013.01); B32B 15/088 (2013.01); B32B 15/095 (2013.01); B32B 15/18 (2013.01); B32B 15/20 (2013.01); B32B 25/08 (2013.01); B32B 27/08 (2013.01); B32B 27/283 (2013.01); B32B 27/285 (2013.01); B32B 27/34 (2013.01); B32B 27/36 (2013.01); B32B 27/40 (2013.01); B29K 2075/00 (2013.01); B29K 2077/00 (2013.01); B29K 2105/0061 (2013.01); B29K 2105/0085 (2013.01); B32B 2250/02 (2013.01); B32B 2250/44 (2013.01); B32B 2262/101 (2013.01); B32B 2262/106 (2013.01); B32B 2266/122 (2016.11); B32B 2274/00 (2013.01); B32B 2307/50 (2013.01); B32B 2307/728 (2013.01); B32B 2307/732 (2013.01); B32B 2437/02 (2013.01); B32B 2439/00 (2013.01); B32B 2479/00 (2013.01); B32B 2605/00 (2013.01); Y10T 428/24802 (2015.01)] 50 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. An article of manufacture comprising: a substrate body having a first side; a hydrogel-containing material secured to the first side such that a portion of the hydrogel-containing material is embedded into the substrate body, the hydrogel-containing material defining at least a portion of a first external surface of the article, wherein the substrate body comprises one or more traction elements extending from the first side such that the embedded portion of the hydrogel-containing material is embedded into the one or more traction elements.