Abstract

A stem deflector having a mounting arm element including a first spring holder. A shoe, coupled to the mounting arm element, having an outer side, an inner side, a first end, a second end and a middle portion, the middle portion including a second spring holder on the inner side. A compression spring having a first …

Legal parties

Party
Inventors (applicants): Lance C. Tschetter, Kim R. Tschetter, Brian J. Hyronimus
Assignees (initial): Lankota Group, Inc. (Huron, US)
Agents: Westman, Champlin & Koehler, P.A. (attorney)

The application was examined by Thomas B Will (USPTO dept. 3671), Joan D Misa

Claims

  • 1. A stem deflector comprising: …
  • 2. The stem deflector of claim 1 and wherein the first spring holder and the second …
  • 3. The stem deflector of claim 1 and wherein the first spring holder and the second …

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Drawings

Brief Description of the Drawings

FIG. 1 is a diagrammatic illustration of a combine harvester with a connected head to which a stem deflector is coupled. FIG. 2A is a side elevation view of a stem …

Description

Field

The present embodiments relate generally to agricultural equipment and more particularly to stem deflectors that are utilized with crop harvesting machines, …

Detailed Description of Illustrative Embodiments

FIG. 1 is a diagrammatic illustration of a combine harvester 100 with a connected head 102 to which a set of stem deflectors 104 is coupled. In FIG. 1 , combine …

More details about Stem Deflector

Miscellaneous patent data

The known inventor's name is Tschetter Kim R., the inventor's state is SD, city - Cavour, the known agent's company name - Westman, Champlin & Koehler, P.A., similar classification categories are Safety devices for parts of the machines, Belt actuated, Sheaf or Bundle Discharging Carriers, the tines rotating about a substantially horizontal axis, collecting and depositing devices for the tops, Devices for protecting the tops against damage, additional devices or implements, Simultaneous, scoop wheels or drums, Wire-twister type, dischargers, the invention description is illustrated by 5 drawings, invented by Brian J. Hyronimus et al., the assignee location is Huron (US); its company is Lankota Group, Inc., the patent grant was extended by 120 days, the invention is titled Stem Deflector, the application publication date is Jul. 22, 2011, the assignee classification - a United States company, the grant publication number is 08806846, categorized under Track clearers and dividers as a primary classification, was examined by Thomas B Will, the main examiner, Joan D Misa, the assistant (3671 USPTO department), claims 1-13 comprise the invention scope, the known applicant's name is Tschetter Kim R., the applicant's state - SD, city - Cavour, the claim number 1 is selected as exemplary, the patent was granted on Aug. 19, 2014, the exemplary patent drawings are Side elevation view of a stem, Diagrammatic illustration of a combine, Stem Deflector, Perspective view of the stem, the patent particularly claims a stem deflector comprising…, explained by 9 figures, numbered 13/189,184 (application).

Invention classification information

The invention is classified under Outside dividers, Track clearers and dividers. The designated search classifications include With endless-chain gatherers only, Rotating on horizontal transverse axis, Plurality of rows, Specific standard and beam connection, Stalk Choppers, Supplemental clearer, Stalk breakers, Gatherers or guides, Specific tool and standard connection, Track clearers and dividers.

Patent details
Publication number 08806846
Publication date Aug. 19, 2014
Kind code B2
Application number 13/189,184
Application date Jul. 22, 2011
Application type U
Application series code 13
Extension term 120
National classification 56/314
Total number of claims 13
Exemplary claims 1
Number of drawings 5
Number of figures 9
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