Patent Number: 8,794,680

Title: Apparatus for preparing knots and its method of use

Abstract: An apparatus for use in the preparation of a knot in at least one length of material, wherein the apparatus includes a base portion, the base portion including; a) a loop former configured in use to form an open loop in the length of material; and; b) at least one restraining device configured to restrain the length of material on the loop former, and wherein the apparatus includes a twister configured to intercept and twist at least two portions of the length of material.

Inventors: Frew; David Bruce (Hamilton, NZ)

Assignee: Tytaz Holdings Limited

International Classification: B65H 69/04 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/05/12018