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Scott C Simmons, John R Pohl, Terrell M Guess, Douglas A Rushing, Michael P Caputo Jr, Roger D Billica: Telemedicine instrumentation pack. Krug International, Jacox Meckstroth & Jenkins, December 30, 1997: US05701904 (112 worldwide citation)

The invention concerns a portable medical diagnostic apparatus which includes three types of data-gathering instruments: (1) visual instruments (eg, otoscope, ophthalmoscope, rhino-laryngoscope, macro lens and fundus camera); (2) an audio instrument (eg, electronic stethoscope); and (3) data-gatheri ...


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Scott C Simmons, Filip Wijffels, Michael J Cooper: Density system bypass for a round baler. CNH Industrial America, Patrick M Sheldrake, March 29, 2016: US09295198 (2 worldwide citation)

An improved belt tensioning system for an agricultural round baler that temporarily bypasses a bale density, belt tension increasing system while the baler tailgate is moved out of a closed position thereby allowing the tailgate to be opened without encountering resistance form the belts and the bel ...


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Scott C Simmons: Duckbill cam geometry for reduced actuation forces. CNH America, Patrick M Sheldrake, John William Stader, Michael G Harms, August 31, 2010: US07784400 (2 worldwide citation)

An improved mechanism for directing the motion of a knife mechanism in a bale wrapping apparatus which reduces actuation and acceleration forces in the knife mechanism thereby improving operational efficiency and durability of the mechanism and actuator.


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Kevin M Smith, Bram Rosseel, Scott C Simmons: Net wrapping system back wrap roll. CNH Industrial America, Patrick M Sheldrake, August 16, 2016: US09415888 (1 worldwide citation)

A net wrapping system includes an insertion assembly configured to move between a home position and an insert position. The insertion assembly has at least one insertion assembly spreader roll configured to engage net wrapping from a net roll. The net wrapping system also includes a fixed spreader r ...


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Scott C Simmons, John H Merritt, Robert D Crandall: Round baler tailgate latch. CNH Industrial America, Patrick M Sheldrake, Seyed V Sharifi T, December 2, 2014: US08899637

A tailgate latching mechanism for a round bale that utilizes action of the tailgate lift cylinders to release the latch to allow the tailgate to be opened and an independent spring action to cause the mechanism to catch and latch the tailgate into position upon closure of the tailgate.


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Scott C Simmons, Michael J Cooper, Kevin M Smith: Accumulator system for round baler belt pre-tension. CNH Industrial America, Patrick M Sheldrake, April 18, 2017: US09622419

An improved belt tensioning system for an agricultural round baler that increases belt tension to reduce slippage between the belts and the driving rolls during the initial stage of a bale forming cycle when the bale chamber is empty and as the belts are beginning to be rolled. The system includes a ...


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Frederick R Hubach, James D Walker, Scott C Simmons: Belt tracking using sleeves and rotating belt guides. CNH Industrial America, Patrick M Sheldrake, Seyed V Sharifi T, July 14, 2015: US09078399

An improved belt guide system has individual guide sleeves mounted on one or more of the guide rolls, one sleeve for each belt, in an agricultural round baler. Each sleeve encircles the roll surface of the guide roll and is positioned between the belt and the guide roll surface in a manner allowing ...


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Scott C Simmons, Mark K Chow, Stephen C Schlotterbeck: Even bale block for monitoring bale shape in a round baler. CNH Industrial America, Patrick M Sheldrake, Seyed V Sharifi T, January 20, 2015: US08935979

A bale size sensing mechanism for an agricultural round baler having bale chamber partially defined by continuous side-by-side belts disposed between a pair of spaced-apart side walls and trained around a plurality of rolls. Bale size sensing mechanisms disposed in each side wall detects the density ...


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Scott C Simmons: Net pole latch mechanism. CNH Industrial America, Patrick M Sheldrake, December 25, 2018: US10161431

The disclosure relates to a wrapping material system in a harvester, particularly to a latching mechanism that allows a material support cylinder to be unlocked and automatically ejected from its locked position. The latching mechanism comprises a support plate, connected to a harvester sidewall and ...


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Kevin M Smith, Scott C Simmons, Brian T Wolf: Baler brake drum locking mechanism. CNH Industrial America, Patrick M Sheldrake, June 28, 2016: US09376227

A net dispensing assembly in a baler includes a net roll support tube configured to hold the net roll and a brake drum assembly coupled to the net roll support tube and configured to rotate about the net roll support tube and apply tension to the net wrapping dispensed from the net roll. The net dis ...