Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Construction including a shed for animals










Image Number 2 for United States Patent #5983833.

A shed for animals such as cows, having an overhead rail supported from the shed's roof which supports cleaning apparatus that is capable of being moved throughout the shed to remove manure and other debris from the floor. The cleaning apparatus includes a manure suction device, motor driven rotatable brushes and a connection to cleaning or disinfecting fluid. Containers for cleaning or disinfecting fluid and to receive manure are supported on a platform underlying the rail, the rotatable brushes and manure suction device being supported by articulated robotic arms which are controlled by piston and cylinder units to move transversely relative to the overhead rail and platform. Movement of the cleaning apparatus is guided by detectors and operatively associated controls so that the shed can be selectively cleaned. A suction device extends into the shed for removing manure into a container outside the shed as needed. A fodder pick-up device is also provided for moving fodder from a silo for distributing it into feed troughs in the shed. The pick-up device, which includes a gripping member, is also supported by a rail suspended from the shed's roof and can pick up fodder and other material at any place within the shed.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Media used in digital high speed inkjet web press printing
Compounds, compositions and use
Dual source mass spectrometry system
Aware manufacturing of integrated circuits
Digital broadcast receiver and method for processing caption thereof
LED illumination systems
Apparatus for performing timer management regarding a system timer scheduler service, and associated method
  Randomly Featured Patents
Wireless phone
Parallel-to-serial converter
Esters prepared from diacylium complexes of tetrahaloterephthalic acid
Method and apparatus for the cooling of the outer shrouds of the rotor blades of a gas turbine
Storage apparatus for vehicle
Trailer provided with manoeuvring device
Biaxial rate gyro comprising elastic joint parts
Manual vehicle jack assembly
Electrical instrument
Multi-combined tossing ball