|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||180/275 ; 293/118 ; 293/119|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 54 인용 특허 : 0|
An automatic brake actuation system for use on a vehicle having an existing braking system is disclosed as including an elongate detector mounted to the vehicle and being controllably extendable from the vehicle to contact objects being approached by the vehicle when at predetermined distances therefrom. A compression sensor is included to sense contact between the elongate detector and an object. Provision is also made to sense vehicle speed, vehicle-object closing speed, and detector position and to extend and retract the detector and actuate the vehic...
An automatic brake actuation system for use on a vehicle having an existing braking system, the automatic brake actuation system comprising: at least one detector mounted to the vehicle and being controllably extendable from the vehicle to contact objects at predetermined distances from the vehicle; contact sensing means for sensing a contact between the at least one detector and an object being approached by the vehicle; and programmable logic means for controlling, according to selectable program parameters, extension and retraction of the detector and...