05816190 is referenced by 99 patents and cites 10 patents.

The Invention relates to a construction including an implement for milking animals, such as cows, provided with a milk box (2). In the milk box (2) the floor (15) is designed as a flexible conveyer (16), below which there is disposed a flexible floor (31) supported against a metal plate (33). The floor (31), provided with recesses (32) at the underside, is relatively flexible. In the milk box (2) there is furthermore provided a trough (14) including a mixing device, by means of which a lure substance, such as treacle, can be added to the concentrate. Moreover, the milk box (2) is provided with a medical instrumenl (36), by means of which the blood pressure, the heartbeat, the temperature, etc. of an animal in the mild box (2) can be determined. In addition, the milk box (2) is provided with a sensor, by means of which the physical state of the animal's legs can be determined.

Title
Apparatus for milking animals
Application Number
8/736285
Publication Number
5816190
Application Date
October 24, 1996
Publication Date
October 6, 1998
Inventor
Cornelis van der Lely
7 Bruschenrain, CH-6300 Zug
CH
Agent
Penrose Lucas Albright
IPC
A01J 5/00
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