Frederick C O Neill, Alfred W Sieving: Transmission control console with recessed brake lever. Caterpillar Tractor Co, Phillips Moore Weissenberger Lempio & Strabala, December 14, 1976: US03997040 (3 worldwide citation)

The invention comprises a console attachable to a vehicle to control a transmission thereof. The console comprises an enclosure which includes a plate atop the enclosure. The plate includes an indentation which forms a trough therein and further includes a channel passing through the plate in an upr ...