US 9,809,188 B1
Cabin cover system for machine
Marion B. Grant, Princeville, IL (US)
Assigned to Caterpillar Inc., Peoria, IL (US)
Filed by Caterpillar Inc., Peoria, IL (US)
Filed on Aug. 17, 2016, as Appl. No. 15/238,825.
Int. Cl. B60R 21/11 (2006.01); E02F 9/16 (2006.01)
CPC B60R 21/11 (2013.01) [E02F 9/163 (2013.01)] 17 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A machine comprising:
a frame member;
a truck body disposed on the frame member;
an operator cabin disposed on the frame member adjacent to the truck body; and
a cabin cover system positioned over the operator cabin, the cabin cover system comprising:
a first support member extending vertically from the frame member, the first support member having a first portion attached to the frame member and a second portion spaced apart from the first portion;
a canopy pivotally coupled to the second portion of the first support member;
at least one hydraulic actuator operatively coupled to each of the canopy and the frame member, wherein the at least one hydraulic actuator is configured to pivotally move the canopy towards the truck body; and
a cover panel pivotally coupled to the first support member to selectively close a gap between the truck body and the canopy.