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Kevin D McKee: Apparatus and method of neutral start control of a power transmission. Case Corporation, Foley & Lardner, September 15, 1998: US05809441 (244 worldwide citation)

A control system for a work vehicle transmission includes a sensor for detecting the output speed of the vehicle engine and an operator-movable command device for placing the transmission in a neutral condition. The transmission includes a plurality of intermeshing gears, and clutches associated wit ...


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Monte A Dickson, Noboru Noguchi, Qin Zhang, John F Reid, Jeffrey D Will: Sensor-fusion navigator for automated guidance of off-road vehicles. Case Corporation, September 3, 2002: US06445983 (204 worldwide citation)

An automatically guided agricultural vehicle with multiple sensors is disclosed. The automatically guided agricultural vehicle includes guidance parameter identification using multi-sensor data fusion for real-time vehicle guidance. To insure robust navigation, a map-based guidance and sensor-based ...


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John D Watt, Richard E McMillen, Gerald E Salzman, Jesse H Orsborn, Stephen M Faivre, James G Morrow, Peter J Vogel: Control of vehicular systems in response to anticipated conditions predicted using predetermined geo-referenced maps. Case Corporation, Foley & Lardner, November 30, 1999: US05995895 (201 worldwide citation)

A control system for controlling a vehicle system at least partly in response to an anticipated condition along the vehicle's course of travel is disclosed herein. The vehicle includes a drive train powered by an engine, and the anticipated condition may affect engine load. The control system includ ...


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Monte Andre Dickson, Bingcheng Ni, Shufeng Han, John F Reid: Trajectory path planner for a vision guidance system. Case Corporation, Foley & Lardner, May 7, 2002: US06385515 (183 worldwide citation)

An automatic vision guidance system for an agricultural vehicle is disclosed and described. The vision guidance system uses a K-means clustering algorithm in image processing to distinguish between crop and non-crop features. The vision guidance system utilizes moment algorithms to determine the loc ...


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Monte Andre Dickson, Bingcheng Ni, Shufeng Han: Tracking improvement for a vision guidance system. Case Corporation, Foley & Lardner, September 4, 2001: US06285930 (151 worldwide citation)

An automatic vision guidance system for an agricultural vehicle is disclosed and described. The vision guidance system uses a K-means clustering algorithm in image processing to distinguish between crop and non-crop features. The vision guidance system utilizes moment algorithms to determine the loc ...


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Monte Andre Dickson, Bingcheng Ni, Shufeng Han: Region of interest selection for a vision guidance system. Case Corporation, Foley & Lardner, August 21, 2001: US06278918 (135 worldwide citation)

An automatic vision guidance system for an agricultural vehicle is disclosed and described. The vision guidance system uses a K-means clustering algorithm in image processing to distinguish between crop and non-crop features. The vision guidance system utilizes moment algorithms to determine the loc ...


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Monte Andre Dickson, Bingcheng Ni, Shufeng Han: Region of interest selection for varying distances between crop rows for a vision guidance system. Case Corporation, December 3, 2002: US06490539 (127 worldwide citation)

An automatic vision guidance system for an agricultural vehicle is disclosed and described. The vision guidance system uses a K-means clustering algorithm in image processing to distinguish between crop and non-crop features. The vision guidance system utilizes moment algorithms to determine the loc ...


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George H Hale, Andrew P Milleville, Alan D Berger: System and method for communicating information related to a geographical area. Case Corporation, Foley & Lardner, November 23, 1999: US05991687 (121 worldwide citation)

A system for communicating information relating to a geographical area includes a circuit for determining the location of a vehicle within a geographical area and for receiving and processing message information relevant to the geographical area. The system further includes a communication device fo ...


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David D Flamme, Paul Haack, Abe Orbach, Keith Wendte: Variable rate agricultural product application implement with multiple inputs and feedback. Case Corporation, Foley & Lardner, June 6, 2000: US06070539 (117 worldwide citation)

One or more agricultural products, such as seed, fertilizer, herbicide and pesticide, may be dispensed at each of a plurality of row locations on an agricultural implement toolbar. A local bus connects each local metering device to a local controller at the row location, which may also have actual p ...


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Alan Daniel Berger, Richard L Hall: Adaptable controller for work vehicle attachments. Case Corporation, Mayer Brown & Platt, May 9, 2000: US06061617 (102 worldwide citation)

An adaptable control system for the efficient use of different implement attachments for a work vehicle is disclosed. The work vehicle has an actuator for attachment and operation of different implements. The actuator is controlled by a control unit. The control unit has an input coupled to a user o ...