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 new patent  Position-based hydraulic leveling system and methods of using the same

The disclosure relates to a leveling system useful for self-leveling casters on suspension systems of harvesters, such as self-propelled windrowers. The suspension system utilizes position sensors and hydraulic actuators operably linked to each caster, the hydraulic actuators responding to a rotational position of the caster as detected by the respective position sensor to level the caster.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

 new patent  Position/height-based hydraulic suspension system and methods of using the same

The disclosure relates to a ride height adjustment system useful for self-adjusting casters on suspension systems of harvesters, such as self-propelled windrowers. The suspension system utilizes sensors and hydraulic actuators operably linked to each caster, the hydraulic actuators responding to a detected ride height of the harvester to adjust the position of the casters to achieve the preferred ride height.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

 new patent  Agricultural baler with extended bale ejection system

An agricultural baler includes a main bale chamber for the compressing of crop material into bales. The main bale chamber has a floor and an outlet for discharge of compressed crop material in the form of bales. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

 new patent  Combination flex and rigid header height control in a harvester

A combination flex and rigid control system for a header of an agricultural harvester includes ground proximity detection arrangements for both rigid mode and flex mode operation of the header. The ground proximity detection arrangements are each coupled to the same sensor shaft by way of a sensor arm that is moved by either of the ground proximity detection arrangements.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

 new patent  Ground height gauge assembly

A ground height gauge assembly is provided. The ground height gauge assembly includes a shaft configured to be rotatably coupled to the header. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

 new patent  System and method for leveling an agricultural implement

A method includes receiving a first signal indicative of an implement pitch angle from a sensor, determining whether the pitch angle is within a pitch angle range, generating a first control signal indicative of instructions to adjust a hitch actuator if the pitch angle is not within the pitch angle range, and communicating the first control signal to the hitch actuator.. . ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

Clutch control system for a work vehicle

A clutch control system for a work vehicle includes a controller having a memory and a processor. The controller is configured to receive a first signal indicative of a clutch pedal position, to determine an output torque based on the clutch pedal position, and to determine an inching torque for a control clutch based on the output torque and a first gear ratio downstream from the control clutch. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

Hood guiding system for a work vehicle

A hood guiding system for a work vehicle may include first and second walls positioned within an engine compartment of the work vehicle. The system may also include a hood configured to extend in a crosswise direction of the work vehicle between a first side and a second side so as to least partially cover the engine compartment. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

Sieve arrangement in a cleaning system for a combine harvester

A sieve system of an agricultural vehicle for separating crop residue from grain, the sieve system including a frame, a plurality of sieve sections, a plurality of dividers and a pivoting system. The sieve sections are pivotally coupled to the frame. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

Multiple seed type seed meter with seed switching mechanism

A multiple seed type seed meter is provided for multi-variety row crop planting. The seed meter maintains multiple seed pools inside a seed meter sump while controlling which of the seed pools is exposed to a seed disk inside the seed meter for selective delivery onto a field. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

Bale shape and density improvement

An agricultural baler comprising a baling chamber and a pre-compression chamber, wherein the pre-compression chamber is adapted to gather crop material and to periodically form a slice of said crop material and introduce it in a first segment of the baling chamber, the baling chamber comprising a plunger and a movable top wall, wherein the first segment is provided with at least one sensor for outputting a first signal relating to a height of the slice in the first segment, a second signal relating to a speed of introduction of the slice in the first segment, and a third signal relating to a position of the movable top wall, wherein the baler further comprises a processor adapted to receive the signals and to adjust baler operation parameters of the agricultural baler based on the received signals.. . ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

System and method for automatically estimating and adjusting crop residue parameters as a tillage operation is being performed

A method for estimating and adjusting crop residue parameters may include controlling an operation of a tillage implement as the implement is being towed by a work vehicle across the field to perform a tillage operation and receiving a pre-tilled image of an imaged portion of the field located to one side of a first section of the field as the implement is being towed across the first section of the field. The method may also include receiving a post-tilled image of the imaged portion of the field as the implement is being towed across the field, analyzing the pre-tilled and post-tilled images of the imaged portion of the field to estimate a crop residue parameter for the field, and, when the estimated parameter differs from a target associated with such parameter, actively adjusting the operation of the tillage implement in a manner designed to adjust the crop residue parameter.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

Method and apparatus for controlling engine speed of a work machine

The invention is related to a method for controlling the rotational speed of an engine operating as the power source of a work machine, preferably an agricultural harvester, wherein a change in the load required from the engine during operation of the machine results in the controlled change of the engine speed towards a target value defined by a control curve, wherein the controlled change takes place according to one of a plurality of active control characteristics, depending on the degree of change in the engine speed detected as a direct consequence of the load change. A faster or slower speed change may for example be selected, and/or the target value may be continuously updated. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

System and method for providing implement-based speed control for a work vehicle

In one aspect, a system for providing implement-based speed control for a work vehicle may include a planter controller provided in operative association with a planter towed by the work vehicle and a vehicle controller provided in operative association with the work vehicle. The planter controller may be configured to access an input associated with at least one predetermined threshold value for an operating parameter of the planter and monitor the operating parameter relative to the predetermined threshold value(s) as the planter is being towed at a current ground speed of the work vehicle. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

07/26/18 / #20180206406

Draper belt system

A draper belt system is provided that includes first and second draper belt assemblies. The first draper belt assembly includes first and second rollers, and a draper belt looped around the first and second rollers. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

07/26/18 / #20180206399

Method for securing an inductor segment to an inductor assembly of an agricultural implement

A system includes an inductor assembly of an agricultural implement having an inductor box with a wall configured to separate an interior of the inductor box from an exterior of the inductor box, an inductor segment, and a mounting clip. The wall includes an inner surface in the interior and an outer surface on the exterior. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

07/26/18 / #20180206388

Double rolling basket linkage

An agricultural tillage implement includes a frame member, a secondary frame member and at least one double rolling basket assembly coupled to the secondary frame member. A plurality of linkage assemblies interconnect the frame member and the secondary frame member. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

07/26/18 / #20180206386

Double rolling basket attachment

An agricultural tillage implement includes a frame member and at least one double rolling basket assembly coupled to the frame member. The double rolling basket assembly has a forward basket and a rearward basket behind the forward basket. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

07/19/18 / #20180199516

Rectangular baler having a wall positioning system and wall positioning method

A rectangular baler having a wall positioning system. The baler having a bale chamber which includes a plurality of walls including a movable wall section. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

07/19/18 / #20180199514

Combine threshing system with crop flow control

A threshing system for an agricultural harvester includes a rotor and a substantially cylindrical cage that surrounds at least a portion of the rotor. The threshing system also features a material flow adjustor for controlling axial movement of material through the cage. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

07/19/18 / #20180199509

Stripper plate system

A stripper plate system is provided that includes a first stripper plate movably mounted to a frame, a second stripper plate movably mounted to the frame in an opposing orientation to the first stripper plate, and an elongated gap in-between the first and second stripper plates. A first tensioning mechanism biases a proximal end of the first stripper plate toward a center of the elongated gap, a second tensioning mechanism biases a distal end of the first stripper plate toward the center of the elongated gap, a third tensioning mechanism biases a proximal end of the second stripper plate toward the center of the elongated gap, and a fourth tensioning mechanism biases a distal end of the second stripper plate toward the center of the elongated gap. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

07/19/18 / #20180199499

Depth and down pressure control of an agricultural fertilizer row unit

A fertilizer row unit including a toolbar coupling, first and second suspension members, a pressure applying device, a wheel assembly, a knife assembly and a wheel down pressure system. The first suspension member has a first end pivotally coupled to the toolbar coupling. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

07/19/18 / #20180199498

Depth control of an agricultural fertilizer row unit

A fertilizer row unit including a toolbar coupling, first and second suspension members, a pressure applying device, a tensioned wheel assembly, a knife assembly and a depth control system. The first suspension member has a first end pivotally coupled to the toolbar coupling. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

07/19/18 / #20180199496

Agricultural implement with balanced weight

An agricultural implement includes: a frame including a front frame section, a rear frame section, and a counterbalancing frame section between the front frame section and the rear frame section; a hitch connected to the front frame section; a plurality of shanks connected to the rear frame section; a plurality of residue managing assemblies connected to the front frame section and/or the counterbalancing frame section; and a ground engaging assembly connected to the frame between the counterbalancing frame section and the rear frame section and defining a fulcrum between a front side and a rear side of the frame, the front side and the rear side of the frame being substantially balanced about the fulcrum.. . ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

07/12/18 / #20180196438

Aerial vehicle systems and methods

A system includes a first aerial vehicle comprising one or more sensors configured to obtain an image of a worksite. The system also includes a controller configured to receive the image of the worksite, to generate a map of the worksite by overlaying information related to the worksite on the image, and to display the map via a display.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

07/12/18 / #20180195542

Self-contained fastening assembly for agricultural system

The present disclosure describes a fastening system for an agricultural system. The fastening system includes a first mounting plate coupled to a first component of the agricultural system and a second mounting plate coupled to a second component of the agricultural system, in which the second mounting plate is configured to be aligned with the first mounting plate. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

07/12/18 / #20180192591

Retractable blocks in the doors of a large square baler

An agricultural baler has a bale chamber for the compression of crop into bales with a floor, ceiling, and two walls. A plunger forces crop into the bale chamber. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

07/12/18 / #20180192590

Hydromechanical transmission system for a header of an agricultural harvester

A header comprising an inlet line, a check valve, an accumulator and a hydromechanical transmission system is disclosed. The inlet line is used to receive a first pressure of hydraulic fluid and be in communication with the check valve. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

07/12/18 / #20180192587

Lateral tilt control system for an agricultural harvester

A lateral tilt control system for an agricultural harvester may include first and second tilt cylinders coupled between a support structure and an implement of the harvester. The first tilt cylinder may include a first cap-side chamber and a first rod-side chamber and the second tilt cylinder may include a second cap-side chamber and a second rod-side chamber. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

07/12/18 / #20180192586

Crop residue spreader for a combine harvester

A spreader system of an agricultural vehicle for spreading crop residue including a spreader device and a fan. The spreader device includes a plurality of paddles configured to rotate about a first axis, with the rotation of the paddles producing a stream of crop residue. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

07/12/18 / #20180192582

Knife drive assembly for an agricultural harvester

An improved knife drive assembly for use with a header of an agricultural harvester is provided. The knife drive assembly includes a housing, a rotatable driver having at least one curved channel or sloped lateral side, at least one wobble arm engaging the curved channel and a at least one mounting bar that engages the wobble arm and a cutter bar such that when the rotatable driver is rotated, the cutter bar engages in substantially linear oscillating motion.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

07/12/18 / #20180192581

Cutting assembly for a plant cutting machine

A cutting assembly comprising a drive arm assembly and knife head assembly for a header of a plant-cutting machine is disclosed. The drive arm assembly generally includes a drive unit connected to a pivotable drive member and a bearing element with a rounded head. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

07/12/18 / #20180192570

Agricultural implement with boltless tines

An agricultural implement includes: a chassis; a hitch connected to the chassis; and a harrow carried by the chassis. The harrow includes: a tine frame having at least one clamp tab; and at least one tine clamped to the tine frame by the at least one clamp tab, the at least one tine including a clamped portion with a pair of opposite ends and a pair of vertically descending teeth, each of the vertically descending teeth being connected to a respective end of the clamped portion.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

07/05/18 / #20180187728

System and method for adaptive engagement control of a pto clutch of a work vehicle

A method for controlling engagement of a power take-off (pto) clutch of a work vehicle may generally include transmitting, by a computing device, a control signal associated with initiating engagement of the pto clutch, determining a clutch slippage energy generated during engagement of the pto clutch due to clutch slippage and, while the pto clutch is getting engaged, calculating a clutch engagement time remaining until engagement of the pto clutch is completed based on the clutch slippage energy and a maximum clutch engagement energy associated with the pto clutch. In addition, the method may include determining a torque command for controlling engagement of the pto clutch as a function of the remaining clutch engagement time and controlling the engagement of the pto clutch based on the torque command.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

07/05/18 / #20180186207

Hydraulic damping system and methods of using the same

The disclosure relates to a dampening system useful for reducing the shimmying or movement of caster on suspension systems of harvesters, such as self-propelled windrowers. The suspension system utilizes hydraulic cylinders on harvesters which are operably linked to the caster and that respond to movement of the caster and/or caster wheel during operation of the harvester in a high-speed operable mode.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

07/05/18 / #20180184587

Sickle cutter for a header of a plant cutting machine

A header having a sickle cutter for a combine harvester is provided. The sickle cutter includes moveable first and second sickle knife assemblies oscillating at an offset phase. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

07/05/18 / #20180184579

Multiple seed-type planting system with seed delivery speed control

A system for planting multiple types of seed and automatically switching between the varieties during planting in a single planting pass of a planting session of row-crop planting of an agricultural field while controlling seed delivery speed to mitigate seed bounce and/or provide desired seed spacing distances. The system may include a bulk storage system, an on-row storage system, and a charging system that selectively delivers seeds of different varieties from the bulk storage system to the on-row storage system and a seed delivery speed control system that regulates seed delivery speed.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

07/05/18 / #20180184574

Folding stand for an agricultural implement

In one embodiment, an agricultural implement system includes a folding stand. The folding stand includes an attachment member configured to attach the folding stand to an agricultural implement, wherein the attachment member comprises a track. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

07/05/18 / #20180184573

Apparatus and method for safe unfold/fold of agricultural implements

An agricultural implement having ground engaging components and inboard and outboard frame members are safely unfolded by using a radar or laser sensor to detect the presence of an obstacle in the unfolded position. A warning signal or disabling the unfolding process occurs when an obstacle is detected.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

07/05/18 / #20180184572

Pivotable lift assist assembly for an agricultural implement

In one embodiment, an agricultural implement system includes a pivotable lift assembly. The pivotable lift assembly includes a first bar member and a second bar member rotatively coupled to the first bar member. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

07/05/18 / #20180184571

System and method for leveling an agricultural implement

A system includes an agricultural implement, a sensor, and a control system. The agricultural implement is configured to be coupled to an agricultural vehicle. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/28/18 / #20180179735

System and method for control of a work vehicle

A dual mode control system for a work vehicle includes a hydraulic system configured to drive a loader assembly and a dozer assembly coupled to the work vehicle. The hydraulic system includes a fluid delivery system comprising a plurality of flow paths fluidly coupled to a hydraulic pump. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/28/18 / #20180179733

Door activated interlock system for a work vehicle

An interlock system for a work vehicle includes a controller configured to output instructions to an actuator assembly to control an implement positioned rearward of a chassis of the work vehicle relative to a forward direction of travel. The controller is configured to instruct the actuator assembly to block movement of the implement while an access door positioned on a rear portion of the chassis relative to the forward direction of travel is in an open state.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/28/18 / #20180179731

Platform assembly for a ground engaging tool

A platform assembly for a ground engaging tool contains a platform that establishes a single substantially planar support surface, at least one pivot joint that is coupled to the platform to facilitate its rotation between a lowered and raised position and that is coupled to the ground engaging tool. The platform supports an object above the ground engaging components of the ground engaging tool while the platform is in the lowered position, and the platform facilitates access to the ground engagement components of the ground engaging tool while the platform is in the raised position.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/28/18 / #20180179729

Accessory mounting system for a work vehicle

An accessory mounting system for a work vehicle includes a first mount extending from a lateral side of a body of the work vehicle, in which the first mount is configured to couple to a first end of a rotatable component to rotatably couple the rotatable component to the body of the work vehicle. Further, the accessory mounting system for includes a cover assembly having a cover, in which the cover assembly is coupled to the lateral side of the body of the work vehicle, and at least a portion of the cover is positioned laterally outward from the first mount such that the first end of the rotatable component is disposed between the lateral side of the body of the work vehicle and the portion of the cover while the first end of the rotatable component is coupled to the first mount.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/28/18 / #20180178857

Protection system for a work vehicle

A protection system for a work vehicle includes a rear portion configured to couple to a chassis of the work vehicle and a top portion configured to couple to a cab of the work vehicle. The top portion is also configured so that at least part of the top portion is positioned above the cab of the work vehicle relative to a ground surface. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/28/18 / #20180178837

Implement steering system

In one embodiment, a steering system for an agricultural implement system includes a first actuating cylinder configured to rotate a first track relative to an implement frame where the first actuating cylinder is connected to a first frame of the first track, and a second actuating cylinder configured to rotate a second track relative to the implement frame where the second actuating cylinder is connected to a second frame of the second track. The steering system also includes a first fluid control conduit extending to a cap end of the first actuating cylinder, a second fluid control conduit extending between a rod end of the first actuating cylinder and a rod end of the second actuating cylinder, a third fluid control conduit extending to a cap end of the second actuating cylinder, and a steering control valve in fluid communication with the first and third fluid control conduits.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/28/18 / #20180178746

Cab mount for a work vehicle

A work vehicle includes an operator cabin, a transmission-supporting frame, and a mounting assembly. The mounting assembly includes a first mount configured to couple to the operator cabin, and a second mount configured to couple to the transmission-supporting frame. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/28/18 / #20180178648

Slidable mounting assembly for a work vehicle

The present disclosure is directed to a slidable mounting assembly for a work vehicle includes a mounting bracket configured to couple to a frame member of the work vehicle, and a rail coupled to the mounting bracket. The rail includes a channel that extends substantially along a longitudinal axis of the mounting bracket. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/28/18 / #20180178633

Selective filtration level air treatment system

A selective filtration system for an operator cab attached to an agricultural vehicle. A hvac unit supplies conditioned air to an operator space selectively from a cat 4 filter and a cat 2 filter. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/28/18 / #20180178627

Airflow control system of a work vehicle

A controller of an airflow control system is configured to determine a target position of a door of an airflow control assembly, a first flow rate of a first airflow from a recirculated air blower, and a second flow rate of a second airflow from a fresh air blower based at least in part on a target total airflow rate into an interior of a and a target fresh airflow rate into the interior of the cab. The fresh air blower receives a mixture of fresh air and recirculated air based on a position of the door. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/28/18 / #20180178620

Airflow control assembly for an hvac system of a work vehicle

An airflow control assembly for an hvac system of a work vehicle includes a body having a first inlet configured to receive a first airflow, a second inlet configured to receive a second airflow, and an outlet configured to output a third airflow. The airflow control assembly also includes an arcuate door disposed within the body. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/28/18 / #20180178619

Airflow control system of a work vehicle

A controller of an airflow control system is configured to instruct a blower to output an airflow, to instruct an airflow control assembly to close a door upon detection of a first threshold pressure within the interior of the cab, and to measure a depressurization time between the detection of the first threshold pressure and detection of a second threshold pressure, less than the first threshold pressure, which is used to determine a restriction factor. The controller is configured to determine an airflow rate into the interior of the cab based at least in part on the restriction factor and a pressure within the interior of the cab. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/28/18 / #20180178618

Airflow control system for a cool box and a cab of a work vehicle

An airflow control system of a work vehicle includes a cool box input flow passage configured to only receive a cooling system output airflow and to provide only the cooling system output airflow to the cool box. In addition, the airflow control system includes a cool box input valve fluidly coupled to the cool box input flow passage. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/28/18 / #20180178617

Airflow control system of a work vehicle

An airflow control system of a work vehicle includes a controller having a memory and a processor. During an initialization phase, the controller is configured to instruct a blower to operate at an initialization capacity to provide an airflow from an external environment into an interior of a cab of the work vehicle. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/28/18 / #20180178614

Airflow control system of a work vehicle

An airflow control system of a work vehicle includes a front vent assembly and a front blower configured to provide a front airflow to the front vent assembly. In addition, the airflow control system includes a rear vent assembly and a rear blower configured to provide a rear airflow to the rear vent assembly. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/28/18 / #20180178237

Method for nozzle flow detection

With the use of a low cost microphone mounted at each nozzle, a sound signature of the nozzles may be captured and stored to be used as a continuous indicator of any changes in the flow rate of the nozzles. By measuring changes in sound at each nozzle, it is possible to determine the change in flow before a change in pressure manifests into a problem in the system. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/28/18 / #20180178236

Self-propelled sprayer

A system for metering liquids at very low flows for use with agricultural sprayers is provided. The system may utilize two electronically controlled solenoid valves in series with a storage chamber in between. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/28/18 / #20180177134

Auxiliary power system for an agricultural baler with mechanical flywheel braking

An agricultural baler includes a plunger reciprocally movable within a main bale chamber during a compression stroke and a return stroke, a flywheel associated with the plunger, and a driveline associated with the flywheel and couplable with a power take-off (pto) of a traction unit. The baler further includes an aps coupled with the driveline and configured for receiving power from the driveline and storing the power. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/28/18 / #20180177126

Straw spreader and chaff spreader for a combine harvester

A spreader system of an agricultural vehicle for spreading crop residue including first and second spreader devices and a chute. The first spreader device includes a plurality of first paddles configured to rotate about a first axis, the rotation of the first paddles producing a first stream of crop residue. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/28/18 / #20180177121

Agricultural header with multiple knife drives

An agricultural vehicle includes a chassis and a header carried by the chassis. The header includes: at least three knife assemblies; and at least three knife drives, each of the knife drives being drivingly coupled to at least one of the at least three knife assemblies.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/21/18 / #20180172089

Clutch control system for a work vehicle transmission

A clutch control system for a work vehicle includes a controller comprising a memory and a processor. The controller is configured to receive a first signal indicative of an inching pedal position and to determine a commanded inching torque based on the inching pedal position. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/21/18 / #20180170464

Rounded track idlers

An agricultural vehicle has a chassis with a drivetrain and at least one rubber track assembly with a rubber track belt. The rubber track assembly has at least one idler, each of which has two idler wheels spaced apart on an axle. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/21/18 / #20180170274

Adjustable interface mount for a work vehicle

In one embodiment, an interface mount for a work vehicle includes a first mounting arm and a second mounting arm. The first mounting arm includes a mounting portion disposed at a first end of the first mounting arm and configured to mount to a base bracket, and a first mating portion disposed at a second end of the first mounting arm, wherein the first mounting arm includes a bend disposed between the first end and the second end. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/21/18 / #20180168099

Slats for use within a material moving system of an agricultural combine

A slat for use within a material moving system of an agricultural combine may include a connector web extending in a lengthwise direction of the slat between a first end and a second end and in a widthwise direction of the slat between a front side and a rear side of the slat. The connector web may also define an outer surface and an inner surface. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/14/18 / #20180164797

Method of adjusting tillage equipment remotely from outside a tractor cab

An agricultural apparatus includes an agricultural tractor and at least one agricultural implement. The agricultural tractor has at least one tractor controller and the agricultural implement has at least one implement controller. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/14/18 / #20180164126

Method of roll calibration for a work vehicle

A method of calibrating a roll angle associated with a work vehicle includes the steps of: positioning the vehicle on a substantially level surface in a first direction; taking a first calibration reading, by using an inertial measurement unit (imu) to measure a roll of the vehicle while the vehicle is in a first of a sequence of calibration maneuvers in the first direction; positioning the vehicle on the substantially level surface in a second direction, generally opposite the first direction; taking a second calibration reading, by using the imu to measure a roll of the vehicle while the vehicle is in a second of the sequence of calibration maneuvers in the second direction; and reconciling the first calibration reading and the second calibration reading to determine a calibrated roll angle of the vehicle.. . ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/14/18 / #20180163778

Agricultural rolling basket bearing assembly

An agricultural tillage implement includes a frame member and at least one rolling basket assembly coupled to the frame member. The rolling basket assembly has at least one bearing hanger, at least one rolling basket and at least one bearing assembly rotationally coupling the rolling basket to the bearing hanger. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/14/18 / #20180163753

Regenerative energy capturing and launching assistant

An agricultural, construction, or industrial vehicle or machine has a driveline including an engine, a power-shuttle transmission connected to the engine, and at least one drive axle driven by an output shaft of the power-shuttle transmission. The power-shuttle transmission has an input shaft, a forward shuttle gear train, and a reverse shuttle gear train. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/14/18 / #20180160627

Threshing and separating system with adjustable rotor vanes

A threshing and separating system for an agricultural vehicle includes: a rotor cage; a first vane rail movably connected to the rotor cage; a first vane portion pivotably connected to the rotor cage and linked to the first vane rail; a second vane rail movably connected to the rotor cage, the second vane rail being movable independently of the first vane rail; and a second vane portion pivotably connected to the rotor cage and linked to the second vane rail, the second vane portion and the first vane portion together defining a substantially continuous vane.. . ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/14/18 / #20180160614

Strip tillage implement and method

A strip tillage implement includes a frame, a plurality of row units and a plurality of auxiliary tillage units. The plurality of row units are carried by the frame and spaced apart from each other at a common row spacing, with each row unit being configured for preparing a strip of soil for application of a crop input. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/14/18 / #20180160611

Agricultural implement with tines

An agricultural implement includes a chassis; a hitch connected to the chassis and defining a longitudinal axis; and a tine harrow carried by the chassis and including a plurality of tines. At least one of the tines includes a vertically extending main body; a first tooth connected to the main body and extending laterally in a first lateral direction relative to the longitudinal axis; and a second tooth connected to the main body and extending laterally in a second lateral direction relative to the longitudinal axis which is opposite to the first lateral direction.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/07/18 / #20180156321

Roller assembly for a hood actuation system

A roller assembly for a hood actuation system includes a mounting block and a fastener having a shaft extending through the mounting block. The fastener is configured to couple the mounting block to an actuator of the hood actuation system. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/07/18 / #20180154387

Self-propelled sprayer

With the use of a low cost microphone mounted at each nozzle, a sound signature of the nozzles may be captured and stored to be used as a continuous indicator of any changes in the flow rate of the nozzles. By measuring changes in sound at each nozzle, it is possible to determine the change in flow before a change in pressure manifests into a problem in the system. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/07/18 / #20180154384

Self-propelled sprayer

By injecting a chemical fluid and a carrier fluid directly at each nozzle, and by then mixing the fluids at each nozzle to produce a mixed fluid, an improved spray system may be provided which does not contaminate the tank or distribution system with chemical fluid and which allows improved spraying with minimal delay. Accordingly, a system is provided on a field sprayer for independently controlling the flow rate of concentrated chemical fluid to individual spray nozzles using a high pressure chemical distribution rail or loop routed to each nozzle and solenoid injection valves to control the flow of chemical fluid to each nozzle independently.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

06/07/18 / #20180153087

Tillage and fertilizer knife attachment method

A tillage implement has row units with shank assemblies including shanks. The shank assemblies may be pivotally engaged with the row units and biased toward engagement with the ground using a spring member. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

05/31/18 / #20180146621

Flail chopper assembly with spring tines for an agricultural combine

A chopper assembly for a crop residue distribution system of an agricultural combine may include a rotor shaft extending lengthwise along a rotational axis between a first end and a second end. The chopper assembly may also include a plurality of flail blades pivotally coupled to the rotor shaft. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

05/31/18 / #20180146610

Agricultural implement with combined down force and depth control

An agricultural implement system includes a down force cylinder configured to apply a downward force to a row unit, and a depth control cylinder configured to vary a penetration depth of a ground engaging tool of the row unit. The agricultural implement system also includes a valve assembly in fluid communication with the down force cylinder and the depth control cylinder. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

05/24/18 / #20180142446

System and method for providing reconfigurable input devices for a work vehicle

A system for providing reconfigurable input devices for a work vehicle may generally include a plurality of input devices configured to receive operator inputs associated with controlling the operation of a plurality of components. Each input device may include a light source. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

05/24/18 / #20180139905

Improved flail chopper assembly for an agricultural combine

A chopper assembly for a crop residue distribution system of an agricultural combine may include a rotor shaft extending lengthwise along a rotational axis between a first end and a second end. The chopper assembly may also include a plurality of flail blades pivotally coupled to the rotor shaft. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

05/24/18 / #20180139902

Corn header for an agricultural harvester having an active hood

A header for a combine harvester is provided. The header includes a frame, a row unit and a pair of rollers. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

05/24/18 / #20180139892

System for adjusting smoothing tools of a harrow according to location

By providing a control system in communication with a hydraulic system for adjusting an angle of smoothing tools of a harrow, and a communications system for determining a present geographic location of the tillage implement in communication with the control system, the angle of the smoothing tools can be adjusted according to presently determined coordinate locations on a map which indicates amounts of plant residue. This may allow an automated process in which smoothing tools can be continuously adjusted during a tilling session in order to provide the most aggressive setting for optimum field leveling and residue flow based on field conditions.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

05/24/18 / #20180139891

Electronic sensor assembly for monitoring smoothing tools of a harrow

By providing an electronic sensor in communication with a hydraulic system for adjusting an angle of smoothing tools of a harrow, the angle of the smoothing tools may be continuously monitored by a controller and/or an operator in the tractor cab. This may allow continuous adjustment of the smoothing tools during a tilling session in order to provide the most aggressive setting for optimum field leveling and residue flow based on field conditions.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

05/24/18 / #20180139886

Field cultivation combined with fertilizer placement

A standard fertilizer applicator with coulters and shank assemblies with knives for placement of fertilizer below the soil surface is equipped with cultivator shank assemblies to provide complete tillage between the fertilizer shanks. Each cultivator shank is mounted by a plate having notches therein for adjusting the vertical height of the assembly. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

05/17/18 / #20180134114

Heating, ventilation, and air conditioning system of a work vehicle

A heating, ventilation, and air condition (hvac) system of a work vehicle includes a housing configured to mount to a structure of a cab of the work vehicle. The housing includes at least one mounting assembly configured to support at least one heat exchanger within the housing, and the at least one mounting assembly is configured to position the at least one heat exchanger such that the at least one heat exchanger extends through the structure from an interior of the cab to an exterior of the cab while the at least one heat exchanger is coupled to the at least one mounting assembly.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

05/17/18 / #20180132421

System and method for installing separator grates within an agricultural combine

A system for installing separator grates within a combine may include a grate frame having first and second frame members extending circumferentially between proximal and distal ends. The system may also include a first and second separator grate sections configured to be supported between the frame members along first and second circumferential frame sections of the grate frame, respectively. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

05/17/18 / #20180132415

Inductor box for an agricultural implement having compression limiters

An inductor box for an agricultural implement having compression limiters. One inductor box includes a housing having a first side configured to receive an agricultural product from a tank. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

05/10/18 / #20180125012

Knotter system for a baler

A knotter system for performing a first knot forming cycle and a second knot forming cycle. The knotter system includes a needle for delivering a needle twine, a tucker arm for delivering a tucker twine, a twine receiver for holding the needle twine and the tucker twine, a billhook, a cutting arm, a twine finger for guiding at least the needle twine. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

05/10/18 / #20180124991

System for adjusting down pressure loads on ground engaging elements of an agricultural implement

A system for adjusting down pressure loads on a harrow of an agricultural implement may include a base hitch member and an upper tow arm pivotally coupled to the base hitch member. First and second linkage arms may pivotally couple to the upper tow arm. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

05/03/18 / #20180119807

High drivability control for cvt tractors

A method for providing a high drivability control system for an agricultural or industrial vehicle having an engine and a continuously variable transmission (cvt) includes setting a maximum speed target (mst), and setting a vehicle speed percentage (vsp) according to input using a desired speed input. A target engine speed, a target rate of change of the engine speed, a target cvt ratio, and a target rate of change of the target cvt ratio is then calculated from the vsp, the mst, and the present engine speed. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

05/03/18 / #20180118290

System and method for monitoring track tension for a track assembly of a work vehicle

A system for monitoring the track tension for a track assembly of a work vehicle may include a track tensioning assembly having a fluid-driven actuator. The actuator may be configured to adjust the track tension of the track assembly based on a fluid pressure of fluid within the actuator. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

05/03/18 / #20180118262

Steerable drive axle for a tracked work vehicle

A steerable drive axle for a tracked work vehicle may generally include an axle body extending lengthwise between first and second ends and an axle support assembly pivotally coupled to one of the first end or the second end of the axle body. The axle support assembly may include an inboard support member configured to extend at least partially along an inboard side of a drive wheel of the tracked work vehicle, an outboard support member configured to extend at least partially along an outboard side of the drive wheel, and a non-rotating planetary carrier extending lengthwise between an inboard end and an outboard end. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

05/03/18 / #20180118082

Agricultural applicator attachment system

A system for agricultural operations is provided in which an applicator may be attached to chassis using a ball and socket configuration. The ball and socket configuration allows for a faster and more convenient way to change between applicators than previously known for such applications. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

05/03/18 / #20180116095

System for equalizing pressure on smoothing tools of a harrow

By providing a hydraulic system for configuring an angle of rotation for smoothing tools of a harrow that is predetermined for a tilling session, hydraulic pressure of the hydraulic system may be maintained (and not adjusted) to allow the hydraulic system to actuate during the tilling session by tilling forces encountered by the smoothing tools. As a result, the angle of the smoothing took may change during the tilling session, thereby allowing excessive plant residue encountered by the smoothing tools to be passed over to minimize plugging or bunching.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

04/19/18 / #20180103588

Perforated covers for threshing concaves

A removable cover plate to be used in a threshing module of an agricultural machine, e.g., a grain harvester. The removable cover plate provides a uniform and homogeneous distribution of grains onto a cleaning and harvesting system of the machine. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

04/19/18 / #20180103578

Method of applying an active ingredient to a geographic area using an agricultural implement

An agricultural implement for applying an active ingredient to a geographic area includes a chassis, and at least one active ingredient tank. Each active ingredient tank is removably positioned on and carried by the chassis. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

04/19/18 / #20180103575

Electronic control system for adjusting smoothing tools of a harrow

By providing an electronic control system in communication with a hydraulic system for adjusting an angle of smoothing tools of a harrow, the smoothing tools may be adjusted more quickly and on the go, including from a tractor cab, for optimum field leveling during a tilling session. The control system may include a hydraulic control valve in communication with a linear actuator. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

04/19/18 / #20180103574

System for adjusting smoothing tools of a harrow using a linear actuator

By providing a linear actuator in communication with a slide bar disposed in a channel, and by configuring multiple bars of a harrow to achieve an angle of rotation defined by the slide bar, the angle of rotation for smoothing tools of the harrow may be precisely controlled by the linear actuator. As a result, an infinite range of downward angles may be available for the smoothing tools for achieving various effects with the soil.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

04/12/18 / #20180101956

Machine control measurements device

A method according to a set of instructions stored on the memory of a computing device. The method including the steps of locating, identifying and determining. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

04/12/18 / #20180098503

Plunger slot cleaner for an agricultural baler

An agricultural baler includes a pre-compression chamber having an outlet, and a main bale chamber adapted to receive crop from the pre-compression chamber. A plunger is reciprocally disposed within the main bale chamber, and includes a plurality of plunger slots which are structured and arranged to allow a plurality of needles to intermittently pass therethrough. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

04/12/18 / #20180098491

Header height control system with multiple height sensors

A header system includes a frame; a cutter carried by the frame; a cutter sensor associated with the cutter which outputs a cutter height signal; a gauge wheel carried by the frame behind the cutter; a wheel sensor associated with the gauge wheel which outputs a wheel position signal; and a controller electrically coupled to the cutter height sensor and the wheel sensor. The controller is configured to: receive the cutter height signal; receive the wheel position signal; compare the cutter height signal and the wheel position signal to determine a terrain irregularity is present; and activate one or more actuators to adjust the frame in response to determining the terrain irregularity is present.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

04/12/18 / #20180098490

Controller for a harvester

A controller for a harvester. The controller is configured to receive crop flow information representative of how crop is flowing through the harvester and generate display information for providing a visual display to an operator of the harvester. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

04/12/18 / #20180098482

Apparatus and method for an agricultural implement folding frame

A large field cultivator has forward and rear wing frames that are articulated to a main frame between a field position in which they extend laterally and a transport position in which they pivot forward and rearward about an axis substantially perpendicular to the plane of the frames in the field position. A pair of flip up frames secured to the aft frames pivot out of the way so that the rear wing frame assemblies may be pivoted inward to the transport position.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

04/12/18 / #20180098480

Safety clutch for an agricultural vehicle or trailed accessory thereof

A clutch for an agricultural implement including a rotating unit for connection to a powered shaft, a selectively disengageable unit, a zero-backlash torque limiter operable in an engaged position where a biased plunger is housed in a seat to angularly connect the rotating unit and the selectively disengageable unit for torque transfer until a maximum torque level is reached; and in a disengaged position where the plunger is retracted outside the seat. Further, a safety occlusion mechanism having an obstructing element selectively movable in an obstructing position to hinder the seat from housing the plunger and in a release position to allow shape coupling when the plunger and the seat overlap. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

04/05/18 / #20180094404

Cab suspension system for a work vehicle

A cab suspension system for a work vehicle includes a front suspension assembly having a bracket configured to fixedly couple to a frame of a cab of the work vehicle. In addition, the front suspension assembly includes a support element having a torsion bar and a pair of longitudinal supports. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

04/05/18 / #20180092305

Agricultural header with cutter tracking reel

An agricultural vehicle includes a chassis and a header carried by the chassis. The header includes: a header frame; a cutter movably coupled to the header frame; a reel arm pivotably coupled to the header frame; a reel carried by the reel arm and including a plurality of tines; a variable displacement fluid cylinder including an interior chamber, a first piston linked to the reel arm placed within the interior chamber and a second piston placed within the interior chamber, the interior chamber defining a shared volume between the first piston and the second piston; and a piston driver linked to the cutter and configured to translate movement of the cutter relative to the header frame into displacement of the second piston within the interior chamber.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

04/05/18 / #20180092286

Caster wheel assembly for an agricultural implement system

A caster wheel assembly for an agricultural implement system includes a frame configured to pivotally couple to a tool bar of the agricultural implement system via a mount, a sub-frame rotatably coupled to the frame, and at least one connecting linkage configured to control movement of the frame relative to the tool bar. The caster wheel assembly also includes a locking assembly, which includes a lock lever movably coupled to the frame, wherein the lock lever comprises a locking element and a release element, a locking structure fixedly coupled to the sub-frame, and a driving element fixedly coupled to the at least one connecting linkage. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

03/29/18 / #20180084726

Air blow off cover for synchro-knife drive cleaning

A header of an agricultural harvester or plant cutting machine is provided that includes a shaft sealing assembly for a center knife drive assembly having an output shaft, a cover, and a pressurized air source. The shaft sealing assembly is fastened to the cover, circumscribes the output shaft and conveys pressurized air for cleaning.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

03/29/18 / #20180084721

Adjustable auger hood for a header of an agricultural harvester

A header for a combine harvester is provided. The header includes an auger for directing the movement of harvested grain toward a feederhouse of the combine harvester and an adjustable hood positioned above the auger and moveable between a lowered position, a raised position and an intermediate position between the lowered and raised positions. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

03/29/18 / #20180084707

Agricultural implement

A disk harrow having a carriage frame and diverging forward and rear secondary frames extending laterally with respect to a travel direction. Gangs of disk blades are connected to and supported by the secondary frames. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

03/22/18 / #20180080191

Universal backhoe coupler

A universal backhoe bucket coupler for a work machine includes a first pair of apertures positioned to be spanned by the mounting flanges of a first style bucket having mounting holes for receiving at least one front mounting pin, a second pair of apertures positioned to be spanned by the mounting flanges of a second style bucket having mounting holes for receiving at least one front mounting pin. A pair of like pivotal spacers is disposed laterally intermediate corresponding outer and inner side portions of the coupler and are pivotable between stowed positions and deployed positions aligned with the first pair of apertures for minimizing lateral bucket motion.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

03/22/18 / #20180077872

Needle coupling device for an agricultural baler

A baler including a bale chamber; a plunger to compress crop material in the bale chamber to form a bale; a plurality of knotters; a needle yoke with a plurality of needles to deliver a plurality of lower strands through the bale chamber to the plurality of knotters; a tucker arm shaft carrying a plurality of tucker arms to deliver a plurality of upper strands to the plurality of knotters; a driving shaft located above the bale chamber and extending in a traverse direction of the baler; wherein the tucker arm shaft extends parallel to the driving shaft; a tucker arm coupling device to covert the rotation of the driving shaft into a rotation of the tucker arm shaft; a needle coupling device to convert a rotation of the driving shaft into a movement of the needle yoke from a rest position to a twine delivery position and back.. . ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

03/22/18 / #20180077871

Agricultural baler with improved needle coupling device

A baler including a bale chamber; a plunger configured to compress crop material in the bale chamber in order to form a bale; a needle yoke with a plurality of needles configured to deliver twine through the bale chamber; a plurality of knotters configured to receive the twine from the plurality of needles; a bale length measurement and trigger device configured to measure the length of the bale in the bale chamber and to generate a trigger when a predetermined length is reached; a driving shaft located above the bale chamber and extending in a traverse direction of the baler; a needle coupling device between the driving shaft and the needle yoke, the needle coupling device being configured for moving the needle yoke from a rest position to a twine delivery position and back, when the bale length measurement and trigger device generates a trigger.. . ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

03/22/18 / #20180077870

Method for unloading bales from a round baler onto a field

A method for unloading a first and a second bale from a round baler onto a field. The round baler includes a bale chamber and a bale holder. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

03/22/18 / #20180077851

Obstacle detection warning system

An obstacle warning system having sensors solely positioned adjacent the lateral extremities of an implement towed by a tractor for determining the presence of an object within a given distance. An alarm generator positioned within an operator cab for the tractor provides a visual or audible signal indicating the presence of an obstacle in the forward path of the lateral extremities of the implement.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

03/22/18 / #20180077848

Agricultural tillage implement with soil finishing system having multiple bar harrow and hydraulic down pressure for finishing tool

An agricultural tillage implement is provided with a soil finishing system that includes a multi-bar harrow and a down pressure-controlled finishing tool that are arranged with respect to each other to enhance soil tilth and leveling, including reducing residual shank grooves in tilled soil, to improve seed bed preparation.. . ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

03/15/18 / #20180072358

Wheel designs for use within a track assembly of a work vehicle

A track wheel may include a wheel rim having an outer rim wall extending axially between first and second sides of the track wheel. The wheel rim may also include a first side wall extending radially inwardly from the outer rim wall along the first side of the wheel such that an inner end of the first side wall is spaced radially inwardly from the outer rim wall. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

03/15/18 / #20180070531

Header height control system with multiple height sensors

An agricultural vehicle includes a chassis and a header system carried by the chassis. The header system includes a frame; a cutter carried by the frame; a cutter sensor associated with the cutter which outputs a cutter height signal; a gauge wheel carried by the frame behind the cutter; a wheel sensor associated with the gauge wheel which outputs a wheel position signal; an actuator system including actuators which can adjust a height and/or a tilt angle of the frame; and a controller electrically coupled to the cutter height sensor, the wheel sensor and the actuator system. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

03/15/18 / #20180070525

Agricultural implement with combined down force and depth control

An agricultural implement system is provided that includes a down force cylinder configured to apply a downward force to a row unit, and a depth control cylinder configured to vary a penetration depth of a ground engaging tool of the row unit. The agricultural implement system also includes a valve assembly in fluid communication with the down force cylinder and the depth control cylinder. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

03/08/18 / #20180066717

System and method for controlling the engagement of a pto clutch for a work vehicle

A method for controlling the engagement of a power take-off (pto) clutch of a work vehicle may generally include implementing one or more recovery actions to prevent the clutch from being damaged and/or to prevent the vehicle's engine from stalling. For instance, an energy-related recovery action may be implemented when an estimated clutch energy transmitted through the pto clutch is greater than or equal to a maximum allowable clutch energy associated with the clutch. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

03/08/18 / #20180064031

Spread roll cap system

The present disclosure generally relates to an end cap for a roller, and specifically to an end cap for a material spread roll in a harvester. The end cap comprises a base portion and a pin portion, wherein the pin portion inserts into a bearing mechanism to allow the material spread roll to rotate, and wherein the base portion comprises several mechanism to prevent wrapping material stretched by the material spread roll from reaching the bearing mechanism.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

03/08/18 / #20180064021

Agricultural implement sliding hitch

A pull hitch assembly for an agricultural implement having a tool bar coupled with and extending transverse to the pull hitch assembly. The pull hitch assembly includes first and second tube members, a hose carrier track and a tunnel. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

03/01/18 / #20180054971

Corn harvester with tall corn attachment and associated methods

An example corn harvester and associated systems and methods are provided. The corn harvester includes a corn head including a plurality of dividers. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

03/01/18 / #20180054969

Corn harvester with tall corn attachment and auger and associated methods

An example corn harvester and associated systems and methods are provided. The corn harvester includes a corn head including a plurality of dividers. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

03/01/18 / #20180054968

Stalk roll for agricultural row unit

An agricultural harvester row unit has side-by-side stalk rolls oriented to receive crop stalks. Each of the stalk rolls have a forward section with an annular base tapered towards the forward end and spiral auger flights that overlap one another and cooperate with adjacent bases to positively move crop stalks in an aft direction.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

03/01/18 / #20180054962

Lightweight stalk roll knife

A header for a combine harvester is provided. The header includes a row unit, a stalk roll, and a stalk roll knife. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

03/01/18 / #20180054960

Agricultural harvester row unit

A row unit system for a corn header of an agricultural harvester, the row unit system including a plurality of row units and a plurality of chopper assemblies. A first row unit and an adjacent second row unit are each coupled to the corn header, with each row unit having a first and second leg. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

03/01/18 / #20180054954

Headland management system for an agricultural vehicle

An agricultural vehicle (10) includes at least one geospatial sensor (44) for locating the vehicle (1) within a geographic area (14); at least one event trigger; at least one actuator for actuating a component onboard the vehicle (10); and a headland management system (hms) (30) for carrying out a headland turn sequence (hts) at a predetermined location within the geographic area (14). The hms (30) includes a memory (34) for storing at least a portion of an hts, and a visual display (46) for displaying at least a portion of an hts. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

03/01/18 / #20180054952

Agricultural implement with pivotable shanks

An agricultural implement includes a chassis; a frame carried by the chassis; and a shank pivotably mounted to the frame which is pivotable about a pivot axis to switch between an operating position and a folding position, the shank pivoting at least 70° about the pivot axis to switch between the operating position and the folding position.. . ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

03/01/18 / #20180054951

Indexed seedbed tillage arrangement

An agricultural tillage implement, comprising at least one section including a plurality of attachment bars; and a plurality of indexed seedbed tillage arrangements distributed on the at least one section, each indexed seedbed tillage arrangement including a first horizontal tillage apparatus coupled to a first attachment bar; a second horizontal tillage apparatus coupled to a second attachment bar and offset in the travel direction from the first horizontal tillage apparatus; and a vertical tillage apparatus coupled to a third bar of the plurality of bars and offset in the travel direction from the first and second horizontal tillage apparatuses, positioned such that it processes soil not disturbed by the first and second horizontal tillage apparatuses.. . ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

02/22/18 / #20180053067

Grain loss sensor array for crop harvesting machine

A grain loss sensor array system is provided for an agricultural harvester. At least one thermal sensing device is attached to a header of the agricultural harvester and captures infrared images or video of the ground. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

02/22/18 / #20180051828

Line separating device for an agricultural implement

A line separating/management device for an agricultural system includes multiple recesses that each receive a respective line and each is formed on a peripheral edge of a body of the line separating/management device. The line separating/management device also includes an opening extending through the body along a longitudinal axis of the line separating/management device, wherein the body surrounds the opening along a circumferential axis of the line separating/management device, wherein the opening receives another line. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

02/22/18 / #20180051740

Trunnion assembly

A trunnion assembly, comprising at least two pivot-engagement sides located opposite each other, each of the at least two pivot-engagement sides including an attachment hole, each attachment hole including a threaded area and a counterbore, the at least two attachment holes being generally coaxially located relative to each other; and at least one through-hole perpendicular to and midway between the two attachment holes of the pivot-engagement sides; a fastener releasably attached to each of the at least two attachment holes, the fastener including a head and an at least partially-threaded shaft, and a pivot tube disposed around each of the fasteners between the head and the attachment hole, the pivot tube including an inner diameter larger than the diameter of the shaft and an outer diameter smaller than the diameter of a circumscribed circle of the head of the fastener and smaller than the diameter of the counterbore.. . ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

02/22/18 / #20180050724

Steerable vehicle

A steerable, self-propelled vehicle includes a rotatable steering column that is connected to control the steering angle of one or more ground-engaging members of the vehicle. The vehicle includes between the steering column and the ground-engaging member a first steering servomechanism having at least a first steering assistance characteristic; a second steering servomechanism having a second steering assistance characteristic also being connected to act on the steering column. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

02/22/18 / #20180049365

In-furrow agricultural product applicator

An agricultural product applicator includes a boot formed from a resilient material. The boot includes at least one bending control support rib that enables the boot to bend about a transverse axis of the applicator. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

02/22/18 / #20180049362

Adjustable lift assist frame for an agricultural implement

In one embodiment, an agricultural system includes a tool bar configured to couple to a tow vehicle. The tool bar is configured to support at least one row unit assembly. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

02/22/18 / #20180049361

Residue management based on topography by an agricultural tillage implement

An agricultural tillage system including a carriage frame assembly, a plurality of tillage elements coupled to the carriage frame assembly, an actuator and a residue reactive system. The actuator is moveably coupled to the tillage elements, and is directly in control of a soil contact depth of the tillage elements. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

02/15/18 / #20180045254

Clutch control for shared power dissipation

A method of controlling an input clutch and an output clutch, wherein the input clutch couples to a power source, the output clutch couples to a load, and the input clutch couples to the output clutch via gears, includes controlling torque of the input clutch based on a torque of the output clutch or a lookup table that controls the torque of the output clutch. The method also includes adjusting the torque of the input clutch based on a slip speed of the input clutch and a slip speed of the output clutch.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

02/15/18 / #20180042180

Stalk conditioner for a header of an agricultural combine

A header for a combine harvester is provided. The header includes a frame mountable to a forward end of the combine harvester, at least one row unit mounted to the frame to receive and process stalks of corn, a stomping shoe mounted to the frame behind the row unit to flatten stalks of corn, and a stalk splitter mounted to frame behind the row unit to split stalks of corn. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

02/15/18 / #20180042177

Combine harvester improvement

A grain mass flow sensor assembly of an agricultural harvester has a continuously curved sensor plate positioned to receive a grain flow from an exit of the grain elevator. The continuously curved sensor plate is configured to change the direction of the grain flow in order to generate a reaction force for measuring the grain mass flow rate of the grain flow. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

02/15/18 / #20180042170

Row cleaner suspension for agricultural implement

A suspension system for a row cleaner used with an agricultural row unit. A base is connectable with the agricultural row unit and a support is provided for journaling row cleaner sweeper blades. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

02/15/18 / #20180042164

Pivoting bearing assembly

A sleeve type bushing/bearing is assembled/pressed into a pivoting frame structure. This bearing runs on a spindle tube which is bolted rigidly to a support arm structure. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

02/08/18 / #20180038455

Transmission system for a work vehicle

A transmission system for a work vehicle includes a transmission. The transmission includes a first shaft, a second shaft, an input shaft, an output shaft, and an input gear pair comprising a first input gear and a second input gear. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

02/08/18 / #20180035602

Conduit system for a pneumatic distribution system of an agricultural implement

A pneumatic distribution system for an agricultural implement includes an inductor box having output ports and row units configured to receive an agricultural product and airflow from the output ports. A conduit system extends between the output ports of the inductor box and the row units. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

02/08/18 / #20180035598

Agricultural machine with folding header

An agricultural harvester includes a chassis and a header carried by the chassis. The header includes: a center section supporting at least one center cutter and having a pair of lateral ends; a wing section linked to one of the lateral ends of the center section and supporting at least one wing cutter, the wing section being vertically moveable relative to the center section between a harvesting position and a transport position, the wing section being pivotable about a generally vertical pivot axis in the transport position and substantially prevented from pivoting about the pivot axis in the harvesting position; and an actuator linked to the wing section and configured to vertically move the wing section from the harvesting position to the transport position.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

02/01/18 / #20180027738

Lateral shake mechanism for agricultural harvester cleaner

An agricultural harvester includes a grain processing section having a crop material handling assembly. The crop material handling assembly is driven in fore and aft oscillation by a device while permitting side to side movement. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

02/01/18 / #20180027724

Tool bar mounting assembly for an agricultural implement

A tool bar mounting assembly for an agricultural implement. One agricultural implement includes a first tool bar assembly having a tool bar and a plurality of row units coupled to the tool bar and configured to deliver flowable agricultural product to a field. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

01/25/18 / #20180020619

Corn header with air assist for an agricultural harvester

A header for a combine harvester is provided. The header includes a row unit, a knife mount and a cutting blade. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

01/25/18 / #20180020610

Metering system for an agricultural system

A metering system for an agricultural system includes an inductor. The inductor includes a receiving portion configured to receive plantlet casings at a feed rate, a conduit coupled to the receiving portion and configured to receive the plantlet casings from the receiving portion, where the conduit is configured to convey the plantlet casings to at least one row unit, an air source fluidly coupled to the conduit and configured to provide an air flow through the conduit to convey the plantlet casings to the at least one row unit, and a physical feature configured to block flow of the plantlet casings toward the air source.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc

01/25/18 / #20180020608

Metering system for an agricultural system

A metering system for an agricultural system includes a singulator. The singulator includes a hopper configured to provide a flow of plantlet casings from a storage tank of the agricultural system, a pair of counter-rotating rods configured to receive the plantlet casings from the hopper at a feed rate, where the pair of counter-rotating rods are spaced apart from one another to form a gap, and where the gap is configured to direct the plantlet casings from a first end of the pair of counter-rotating rods to a second end of the pair of counter-rotating rods, and a drive assembly configured to drive rotation of the pair of counter-rotating rods.. ... Cnh Industrial America Llc








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