|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|국제특허분류(IPC7판)||B63B-017/00 B63B-059/06 B63B-059/10 B63B-009/00 B63B-059/08 B62D-055/265 B62D-055/32 B63G-008/00 G05D-001/00 G05D-001/02|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 0 인용 특허 : 78|
A hull cleaning robot, in accordance with an embodiment of the present technology, includes a robot body and a drive module within the robot body for maneuvering the robot about a hull. The drive module includes a drive element for holding the robot on the hull as the robot maneuvers about the hull. The drive element includes a cleaning function for cleaning the hull of a vessel.
1. A hull cleaning robot, comprising: a robot body; and at least one drive module within the robot body for maneuvering the robot about a hull, the at least one drive module comprising at least one drive element configured to hold the robot on the hull as the robot maneuvers about the hull; anda pump configured to actively pump water out of the robot and create a low pressure condition between the robot and the hull that urges the robot against the hull,wherein the at least one drive element facilitates at least one cleaning function for cleaning the hul...