US 9,809,143 B2
Cargo of rectangular bales of switchgrass or miscanthus stalks optimized for high density transport on semi-trailer trucks to biorefineries
Christopher J. Lanning, Federal Way, WA (US); James H. Dooley, Auburn, WA (US); David N. Lanning, Federal Way, WA (US); and James L. Fridley, Seattle, WA (US)
Assigned to Forest Concepts, LLC, Auburn, WA (US)
Filed by Forest Concepts, LLC, Auburn, WA (US)
Filed on May 12, 2016, as Appl. No. 15/153,050.
Prior Publication US 2016/0280117 A1, Sep. 29, 2016
This patent is subject to a terminal disclaimer.
Int. Cl. B60P 3/00 (2006.01); B62D 63/06 (2006.01); A01F 15/08 (2006.01); A01D 90/08 (2006.01)
CPC B60P 3/00 (2013.01) [A01F 15/0825 (2013.01); B62D 63/06 (2013.01); A01D 90/08 (2013.01)] 3 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A cargo of rectangular bales of switchgrass or miscanthus unchopped stalks having a cargo payload density of between 14.6 and 20.5 lb/ft3, wherein the cargo is loaded on a semitrailer truck.