Another embodiment of this invention is shown in FIGS. 23 through 29 wherein the tape roll 63 consists of a washable pressure sensitive adhesive tape comprised of a plastic substrate, one side of which has been coated with a pressure-sensitive adhesive coating. This type of washable adhesive lint remover is well known in the art and will not be described herein. Suffice it to say that the washable tape roll 63 has an outwardly facing adhesive surface and acts in the same manner as the embodiment 40 shown and described in FIGS. 1 through 22.
In the washable tape embodiment of the invention shown in FIGS. 23 through 26 the washable tape roll 63 is provided with two spaced apart slits 64 and 65, respectively, which define unslit portions 66 and 67, respectively, between the outer ends thereof and the side edges 63a and 63b, respectively, of the tape roll 63 and a centrally positioned unslit portion 68 therebetween. The unslit portions 66, 67 and 68 cooperate to maintain the retentive longitudinally continuous integrity of the tape roll 63. The washable tape lint remover as shown in the sequential views of FIGS. 23 through 25 functions in the same manner as the embodiment of the invention shown and described in FIGS. 1 through 3.
This great sticky lint remover is washable and reusable. You can use is over and over again without having to buy any refills for it. It easily picks up and removes lint, hair, dust and fine dirt particles from virtually any surface. After use, one can just rinse it under warm water to keep it clean for later usage. Now you can remove lint and other dust particles from your pets coat the easy way. After rinsing it under the faucet you can place it in a plastic sheath for storage. This washable sticky lint remover will outperform traditional rollers in level of stickiness and the ability to pick up dust particles. It helps you in cleaning the coat of your pet quickly and is hence a user friendly product too.