Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Inclined automatic meat trimmer apparatus and method










Image Number 4 for United States Patent #5399118.

The inclined automatic trimmer apparatus of the present invention includes a base frame and trimming blade mounted on the base frame for trimming unwanted material from the meat product. A feed conveyor is situated forwardly of the trimming blade for transporting the meat product to the trimming blade. A feed roller is mounted on the base frame adjacent the trimming blade to receive the meat product transported by the feed conveyor and to advance the meat product into trimming engagement with the trimming blade. A press roller is mounted on the base frame for rotating the meat in trimming engagement with the trimming blade. The feed roller trimming blade and press roller all form a "V" shaped trough for receiving the meat product. The method of the present invention includes providing an automatic trimmer having a feed conveyor, a feed roller and a trimming blade, placing a meat product to be trimmed on the feed conveyor, advancing the meat product on the feed conveyor to the feed roller means and rolling the meat product in a generally stationary position in the "V" shaped trough and in trimming engagement with the trimming blade for circumferential trimming of a layer of material therefrom.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Wrench head
Adjustable voltage regulator with dynamic voltage compensation
Hybrid fin field-effect transistor structures and related methods
Optical sensor and electronic apparatus
Power surface mount light emitting die package
Ink, ink jet recording method, ink cartridge, and ink jet recording apparatus
Photographic printing paper and method of making same
  Randomly Featured Patents
ATV hoist
Extended duration insect repellent composition and method of application to the skin
Method of producing a moisture-insensitive molded leather holster
Apparatus and method for determining the symmetry of a surface
Diabetes-mediating proteins and therapeutic uses thereof
Variable radiopacity guidewire with spaced highly radiopaque regions
Apparatus for inspecting a disk-like object
Battery with integrally formed terminal
Handle of a switch valve
Combustion process