US 9,809,263 B2
Articulating cart system
Bradley T. Mitchell, Appleton, MN (US); and Jeffrey E. Stitt, Appleton, MN (US)
Filed by Bradley T. Mitchell, Appleton, MN (US); and Jeffrey E. Stitt, Appleton, MN (US)
Filed on Jan. 12, 2016, as Appl. No. 14/993,231.
Prior Publication US 2017/0197674 A1, Jul. 13, 2017
Int. Cl. B62D 51/00 (2006.01); B60P 1/28 (2006.01); B60P 1/38 (2006.01); B62D 51/02 (2006.01)
CPC B62D 51/008 (2013.01) [B60P 1/283 (2013.01); B60P 1/38 (2013.01); B62D 51/001 (2013.01); B62D 51/005 (2013.01); B62D 51/02 (2013.01)] 19 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. An articulating cart system, comprising:
an articulating frame including a front frame and a rear frame pivotally connected to the front frame;
a platform connected to the front frame, wherein the platform extends forwardly from the front frame;
a first actuator connected between the rear frame and the front frame for pivoting the front frame with respect to the rear frame;
a plurality of wheels including a first wheel connected to the platform and a second wheel connected to the articulating frame; and
a motor connected to the articulated frame for powering the wheels and the first actuator, wherein a rear end of the platform includes a storage container on which an operator may lean or sit.