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Christian Bernadet: Electrically fired static gun for destroying moles. Bernadet Christian, November 3, 1995: FR2719192-A1 (9 worldwide citation)

The heavy steel base (3), placed on a levelled mole-hill, vents the mole-tunnel through a large hole surrounding the gun muzzle, on which a detector cone (9b), with a permanent magnet collar (9a) freely slides. The mole, resealing the tunnel, throws up more earth, lifting the detector till the magne ...


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Box for stunning animals prior to slaughter. Bernadet Christian, January 2, 1998: FR2750295-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

A box for stunning animals prior to slaughter, especially for stunning pigs, comprises a frame (1) closed at the back by a guillotine door, and open at the front, where it has two hinged side panels (3, 4) and a moving floor panel (5). The front end of the box has shutters (8) equipped with moving s ...


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Christian Bernadet: Containment box for anaesthesia of animals before slaughter - used to support animal on articulating side support panels when floor is removed, to reduce shock during electrocution. Bernadet Christian, January 28, 1994: FR2693875-A1

Containment box for anaesthesia of livestock, partic. pork, prior to slaughter by cutting of throat comprises: (a) a vertical sliding door (1) for introduction of the animal, (b) inclining pivoting lateral panels (3,4), of which one (3) is adjustable according to the size of the animal, (c) a frame ...


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Bernadet Christian: Improved stunning of pigs in an abattoir where current is applied to the snout and flanks, reducing the likelihood of damage to the carcass. Bernadet Christian, October 6, 2000: FR2791525-A1

An electric current is applied simultaneously or consecutively to the snout and to the flanks of the animal. Electrodes (3) mounted on a chariot and arm are applied to the sides of the animal. The arms are articulated so their position can be adjusted according to the size of the animal. Current pas ...