Henkel patents

August 11, 2005

Henkel patents
Paint masking for corners
Patent No. U.S. 6,579,587 B2
Henkel Consumer Adhesives, Inc. has received a patent for a paint mask for masking a corner area adjacent workpieces to be painted, comprising a thin, flexible sheet having opposite bottom and top faces. The sheet being L-shaped and having first and second legs that are generally rectangular in shape and at right angles to one another. The sheet includes an adhesive on the bottom face. A plurality of the paint mask sheets are stacked upon one another to form a paint mask pad. The top surface of each sheet includes release means and the adhesive on the bottom face of each paint mask sheet engages the top face of the adjacent underlying paint mask sheet.