US 9,807,996 B1
Bug eater
Simon Siu-Chi Yu, Oakland, CA (US)
Filed by Simon Siu-Chi Yu, Oakland, CA (US)
Filed on Sep. 19, 2016, as Appl. No. 15/269,173.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/392,341, filed on May 28, 2016.
Int. Cl. B64C 13/20 (2006.01); A01M 5/02 (2006.01); A01M 1/06 (2006.01); A01M 1/22 (2006.01); A01M 1/08 (2006.01); A01M 1/02 (2006.01); A01M 1/10 (2006.01); A01M 29/00 (2011.01); G05D 1/02 (2006.01); B64C 39/02 (2006.01); B64D 45/00 (2006.01)
CPC A01M 5/02 (2013.01) [A01M 1/023 (2013.01); A01M 1/06 (2013.01); A01M 1/08 (2013.01); A01M 1/106 (2013.01); A01M 1/223 (2013.01); A01M 29/00 (2013.01); B64C 39/024 (2013.01); B64D 45/0015 (2013.01); G05D 1/0202 (2013.01); B64C 2201/12 (2013.01)] 21 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. An unmanned aerial vehicle drone (UAVD), comprising:
an insect suction and eradication module comprising at least one suction impeller and one of a funneling electrocution screen and a narrowing mechanical trap;
a control and communications module comprising an electronic central processing unit (CPU), a wireless communication unit, an electronic camera and audio A/V unit and a bus configured to interconnect all drone modules;
a navigation module comprising a set of 360 degree obstacle avoidance sensors and positioning unit (GPS) configured to autonomously direct the drone to avoid obstacles while in flight;
an insect attraction module comprising scented cartridges, a visible lighting unit, a UV (Ultraviolet) light unit, and a CO2 (Carbon Dioxide) generator; and
a security module comprising an acoustic sounder to safeguard the drone from being stolen when stationed on the ground via acoustic deterrents and a failsafe in the event the deterrent fails.