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Cornelis van der Lely: Construction for automatically milking animals. Penrose Lucas Albright, January 28, 1997: US05596945 (125 worldwide citation)

A construction for automatically milking animals, such as cows, comprising a milking parlor with a milking robot and a covered area where the animals can move freely about. The construction further includes a system of one-way portals, e.g., doors and gates, which open in one direction to define a p ...


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Cornelis van der Lely: Apparatus for milking animals. Penrose Lucas Albright, April 18, 2000: US06050219 (120 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for milking animals, such as cows, comprising a movable floor which carries four milking compartments. Each milking compartment has a computer controlled milking robot. The movable floor may be a rotating circular platform on which the four milking compartments are located adjacent its ...


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Cornelis van der Lely: Apparatus and method for automatically milking animals. Penrose Lucas Albrigt, July 28, 1998: US05784994 (117 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and method for automatically milking animals such cows confined within a milking compartment. The milking apparatus includes four robotic arms for individually emplacing and removing teat cups from the animal's teats and a separate robot arm for scanning the animal's teats to effect a comp ...


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Cornelis van der Lely: Apparatus for milking animals. Penrose Lucas Albright, October 6, 1998: US05816190 (99 worldwide citation)

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 fl ...


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Cornelis van der Lely, Karel van den Berg: Apparatus and method for controlling feed received by animals while being automatically milked. Penrose Lucas Albright, July 14, 1998: US05778820 (43 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and method for automatically milking animals, such as cows, including a milking robot with a laser detector for locating and emplacing teat cups on an animal's teats while in a milking compartment, milking the animal, and upon concluding the milking operation, withdrawing the teat cups and ...


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Cornelis van der Lely: Soil cultivation. Penrose Lucas Albright, August 27, 1985: US04537262 (42 worldwide citation)

A soil cultivating machine comprises two transverse rows of fixed tines and three transversely extending rollers. The front roller has discs which cut parallel slits in the soil. The two following rollers have transversely extending releasable blades mounted on angle-irons which form shallow V's poi ...


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Cornelis van der Lely: Mounting of soil working tines. Mason Mason & Albright, November 15, 1977: US04058171 (37 worldwide citation)

A tine mounting for a rotary harrow has an elongated support and a holder at each outer support end. Each holder has a configured vertical bore that tightly receives the fastening portion of a tine and a central bore that receives a rotary shaft. The mounting is preferably made of a single piece of ...


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Ary van der Lely, Cornelis van der Lely, Cornelis J G Bom, Karel van den Berg: Arrangement for keeping dairy animals clean. C van der Lely, Penrose Lucas Albright, March 23, 1993: US05195455 (36 worldwide citation)

A device for maintaining dairy animals and surface areas where they may be confined in a clean condition, and providing a station for feeding, milking and elimination of wastes which is movable as a unit. The station has a waste disposal at the rear and a feeder forward. An electronic system causes ...


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Cornelis van der Lely: Agricultural implements. Mason Mason & Albright, August 22, 1978: US04108089 (34 worldwide citation)

An implement has a forward structure that supports a fluid distribution system including soil penetrating tools, such as hoe bodies of freely rotatable tine groups through which fluid is ditributed across a broad path. The supporting structure is connectable to a three point tractor hitch and linked ...


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Cornelis van der Lely: Implement for cleaning teats for milk-producing animals. Penrose Lucas Albright, January 24, 1995: US05383423 (34 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and method for cleaning the teats of milk-producing animals, such as cows, wherein a computer controls a rotatable apparatus which has mounted thereon four cleaning brushes for receiving the teats of the farm animal, cleaning them with a liquid cleansing agent applied to the brushes, and d ...