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Gerhard Schafer, Rainer Kowald: Ventilating system for garbage containers. Fritz Schafer Gesellschaft mit beschrankter Haftung, Toren McGeady & Associates, July 16, 1991: US05031796 (48 worldwide citation)

A ventilating system for a garbage container. The container includes a vessel for receiving wastes and a cover. The receiving vessel has walls which are at least over portions thereof provided with air passage openings. An air-permeable intermediate wall is arranged spaced above the vessel bottom fo ...


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Roberto Dossena, Marco Vedeo: Device for lifting, tilting and discharging of garbage containers into a garbage truck. Valle Teiro S r l, Jacobs & Jacobs, February 23, 1988: US04726726 (46 worldwide citation)

A device for lifting, tilting and discharging of garbage containers into garbage trucks. The device includes a transverse mobile slider (3) located between the truck driver's cab (1) and the dump box (2), of a fixed or articulated double structural shaped upright (5) mounted on the mobile slider hea ...


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Jakob Naab: Universal device to empty different-style garbage containers. Zoller Kipper, H Gibner Lehmann, K Gibner Lehmann, September 23, 1986: US04613271 (43 worldwide citation)

A device for emptying different designs of containers including a lifting-tilting mechanism having a locking mechanism for engaging a container and an additional locking hook having an actuating mechanism which may be selectively adjusted so that the locking hook operates either in an operative or a ...


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Jakob Naab: Lifting and tilting device for emptying containers into a garbage collector. Zoller Kipper, H Gibner Lehmann, K Gibner Lehmann, March 26, 1991: US05002450 (37 worldwide citation)

An improved lifting and tilting device for emptying garbage containers into the pour-in opening of a garbage truck. The device comprises a quadrangle of joints of a collapsible frame which carries the container during the emptying process. An upper bar of the quadrange is coupled to a swivel drive w ...


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Kenneth L Morris: Ultrasonic sound wave generating device for repelling animals. Mobil Oil Corporation, Alexander J McKillop, Michael G Gilman, Charles J Speciale, April 14, 1987: US04658386 (26 worldwide citation)

A device for repelling animals is disclosed which is adapted for use with refuse and garbage containers to discourage entry therein by foraging animals. The device comprises:


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Thomas M Ahearn: Garbage container truck. Weingarten Maxham & Schurgin, July 14, 1981: US04278390 (20 worldwide citation)

A vehicle for transporting garbage containers or the like fron one place to another. The vehicle includes a mast which is disposed on a flat bed to the rear of a truck cab and which is capable of traveling longitudinally along the length of the truck bed from one end adjacent the cab to the other en ...


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Jakob Naab, Karl Heinz Droge, Hans Joachim Pieperhoff: Equipment for emptying containers statement as to rights to inventions made under federally-sponsored research and development. Zoller Kipper, H Gibner Lehmann, K Gibner Lehmann, April 25, 1989: US04824315 (15 worldwide citation)

An emptying utility for containers, in particular for emptying garbage containers into the collecting tank of a garbage truck, is equipped with a weighing device which determines during the uninterrupted progress of the emptying operation, in one or two time clock windows, the weight of the filled c ...


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Hans J Pieperhoff: Safety circuit arrangement for lifting/tilting or tilting devices. Zoller Kipper, H Gibner Lehmann, K Gibner Lehmann, November 5, 1991: US05062759 (14 worldwide citation)

A safety circuit arrangement for use with lifting/tilting devices for emptying garbage containers into garbage trucks. To prevent the manipulation of switches such as flap and acknowledgement signal switches provided on such lifting/tilting devices, for the safety of the operating personnel, these s ...


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Loughman Patrick, Corcoran Seamus, Allen Paul: Device for handling garbage containers. Waterford Foundry Inventions L, February 3, 1999: EP0894739-A1 (11 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a device (4) for taking up a garbage container and emptying it into a collection container positioned on the chassis (1) of a garbage collection truck, said device (4) comprising a gripping member (30) being operable to grip the garbage container, raise it and tilt it over, ...


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Gustav D Edelhoff, Fred T Smith: Apparatus for lifting and removing garbage containers from garbage trucks. Edelhoff Polytechnik & Co, Morgan & Finnegan, March 1, 1988: US04728241 (8 worldwide citation)

Garbage can be collected and fowarded in an economical manner by garbage trucks on which containers are detachably mounted. The containers can be lifted and removed from the garbage trucks and transferred to forwarding trucks in a simple operation. This is accomplished by the provision of a conveyor ...