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US20100076673 LOAD-SENSING SYSTEMS FOR LIGHT-DUTY TRUCKS  
Systems are provided to avoid overloading a truck's bed and/or overloading a truck's towing capacity. Systems are also provided to detect and alert drivers of unbalanced loads.
US20140278040 VEHICLE DYNAMIC LOAD ESTIMATION SYSTEM AND METHOD  
A dynamic load estimation system and method is provided, the system including a tire supporting a vehicle; a vehicle-mounted acceleration sensor for determining a vehicle lateral acceleration and...
US20120253651 Stowage and Center of Gravity Verification and Assessment Tool  
A stowage and center of gravity verification and assessment tool which assists users in locating items within an environment, determining the center of gravity of the environment, and calculating...
US20120143485 AIRCRAFT TAKEOFF WEIGHT CALCULATING METHOD AND SYSTEM  
A method of calculating the takeoff weight of an aircraft, characterized by including the steps of: recording a first and second value of a first quantity associated with the weight of the...
US20110022267 Agricultural Vehicle Autopilot Rollover Risk Assessment System  
A rollover risk assessment system includes sensors and a processor for estimating rollover risk associated with maneuvering on varying terrain.
US20110084162 Autonomous Payload Parsing Management System and Structure for an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle  
An unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) for making partial deliveries of cargo provisions includes a UAV having one or more ducted fans and a structural interconnect connecting the one or more fans to a...
US20110071751 SYSTEMS AND METHOD FOR DETERMINING PROPELLANT MASS AND CENTER OF GRAVITY FOR A SPACE-BASED ASSET  
A system for determining a propellant content and a center of gravity in a three-axis stabilized spacecraft includes a ranging device that is coupled to an interior of a propellant tank of the...
US20080271938 Motorized Cycle  
There is provided a motorized cycle comprising a frame, a seat mounted upon the frame, a plurality of suspensions mounted to the frame, a plurality of wheels each coupled to a suspension wherein...
US20100100225 INTEGRATED AIRCRAFT CARGO LOADING AND MONITORING SYSTEM  
A cargo loading and monitoring system for an aircraft having a plurality of separate cargo compartments includes a processor in communication with a plurality of power drive units located within a...
US20120221235 METHOD OF OPTIMIZING THE LOADING OF LOADS IN A VEHICLE  
A method of determining the locations of loads in a vehicle in such a manner as to ensure mission safety in terms of loads being retained in the aircraft. On the basis of vehicle parameters, the...
US20140100768 METHODS FOR ROBOTIC SELF-RIGHTING  
Embodiments of the present invention are directed to methods of autonomously self-righting a maneuverable robot. In one embodiment, an autonomous method for self-righting a maneuverable robot to...
US20110118968 OMNIDIRECTIONAL VEHICLE  
According to a vehicle 1 of the present invention, coordinate systems of a past estimated value and an instantaneous provisional value of a two-dimensional floor inclination are conformed, by...
US20120158279 Equipment Performance Monitoring System and Method  
Methods and systems are disclosed for evaluating performances of a piece of equipment and equipment operator. One disclosed method includes sensing a plurality of operating parameters of the...
US20090030597 CONTROL METHOD OF TRAVELING DOLLY  
Control method of a traveling dolly, having wheels 2 and 3 driven by motors 4 and 5 which are drive means, a body 1 supported by the wheels 2 and 3, and a control computer 10 as a control means...
US20120116660 WEIGHING SYSTEM AND METHODS OF OPERATING SUCH WEIGHING SYSTEM  
A weighing system for detecting total weight, including optional external loads, and monitoring of center of gravity of a helicopter (2), comprising a fuselage (1), a landing gear (4), mounted to...
US20060064238 Judging method of load distribution  
It is the purpose of the present invention to provide a method of judging the load distribution of a vehicle without providing a specific load sensor on a vehicle. The method for judging the load...
US20070255489 DETERMINING AN ESTIMATE OF THE WEIGHT AND BALANCE OF AN AIRCRAFT AUTOMATICALLY IN ADVANCE AND UP TO THE POINT OF TAKE-OFF  
A method, system and computer program product for determining an estimate of the weight and balance of an aircraft automatically in advance and up to the point of take-off. A weight and balance...
US20090138191 TECHNIQUE FOR DETECTING SHIFTED CARGO  
A technique for determining shifted cargo on a vehicle is described. A method realisation of this technique comprises the steps of acquiring data from a positional sensor and determining a change...
US20070186651 Wheel balancing apparatus and method with improved hidden spokes placement for irregular wheels  
A method and an apparatus for carrying out the method are disclosed for hidden spokes placement of balancing weights on a wheel, having a hub, a rim and the hub and the rim being connected by...
US20100063718 Aircraft center of gravity automatic calculating system  
This invention describes the system and the means for continuous monitoring of center of gravity and total weight of an airplane at rest on the ground. Information from strain gauge transducers...
US20090319165 AIRCRAFT LOAD MANAGEMENT SYSTEM FOR INTERIOR LOADS  
An aircraft load management system determines a cargo through a wireless communication system to rapidly position the cargo. RFID emitter tags on each piece of cargo are triangulated relative to...
US20100131182 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR MEASURING WEIGHT AND WEIGHT DISTRIBUTION OF A PAYLOAD  
Described herein is a method for measuring a weight and location of a payload in a carrying means coupled to a vehicle. The method including sensing the weight of the payload with at least one...
US20150039216 METHOD FOR DETERMINING THE AXLE LOAD OF A VEHICLE  
Disclosed is a method for determining the axle load of a vehicle (10) having at least two tires on an axle. During cornering, the axle load is determined from a difference between wheel speeds at...
US20150073626 AIRCRAFT WEIGHT IDENTIFICATION USING FILTERED TRIM ESTIMATION  
Embodiments are directed to receiving, by a computing device comprising a processor, at least one control input associated with an aircraft, obtaining, by the computing device, a predicted...
US20080312813 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PREDICTING VEHICLE ROLLOVER USING POSITION TRACKING  
A method of predicting vehicle rollover is provided to assist in preventing vehicle rollover. The method contains the steps of: determining a center of gravity of a vehicle; determining an actual...
US20150241295 METHOD AND SYSTEM  
A method and system for determining and implementing weight distribution of payload on an aircraft for optimizing centre of gravity of the aircraft by providing an individual weight factor for...
US20070010935 System and process for adjusting a zero point of a seat load sensing system  
A process for adjusting the zero point of a system (10) for sensing weight on a seat (12) of a vehicle includes the steps of correcting only negative zero points errors during an ignition cycle of...
US20120209502 WEIGHT-BASED STABILITY DETECTION SYSTEM  
A stability detection system is provided for detecting the stability of an articulated vehicle. The stability detection system may include a weigh system configured to measure the weight...
US20120239257 DUMP VEHICLE OVERTURN PREVENTING DEVICE  
Provided is an overturn preventing device for a dump vehicle equipped with a body (3) and hoist cylinders (5). The dump vehicle overturn preventing device comprises: a loaded weight estimation...
US20100076672 FUEL MANAGEMENT SYSTEM  
A computer implemented fuel management method and system for monitoring and minimizing a fuel consumption of an aircraft. The fuel management system and method determines, on the basis of model...
US20130238231 Two-Wheel, Self-Balancing Vehicle With Independently Movable Foot Placement Sections  
A two-wheel, self-balancing personal vehicle having independently movable foot placement sections. The foot placement sections have an associated wheel, sensor and motor and are independently...
US20080203237 Method and Device for Lightening Loads on the Wing System of an Aircraft in Roll Motion  
A device used in an aircraft with an electrical flight control system to reduce load applied to the wing during a lateral roll maneuver, by comparing a roll control with a threshold, and filtering...
US20140330507 METHOD OF ESTIMATING MOUNTING ANGLE ERROR OF GYROSCOPES BY USING A TURNING DEVICE, AND CORRESPONDING TURNING DEVICE  
Bias values of pitch axis and roll axis angular velocity sensors in a stationary state where a reference yaw axis of a two-wheeled inverted pendulum vehicle body is stationary in parallel with a...
US20090223728 WHEELED INVERTED PENDULUM MOBILE UNIT  
A wheeled inverted pendulum mobile unit having: a driving wheel; a body that is tiltable about an axle of the driving wheel with respect to a vertical direction; a plurality of support members...
US20150259021 INVERTED VEHICLE AND ITS CONTROL METHOD  
An inverted vehicle comprises a first sensor that detects an angular speed around an axis inclined from a pitch axis by a first predetermined angle, a second sensor that detects an angular speed...
US20140114558 VEHICLE WEIGHT AND CENTER OF GRAVITY ESTIMATION SYSTEM AND METHOD  
A load estimation system and method for estimating vehicle load includes a tire rotation counter for generating a rotation count from rotation of a tire; apparatus for measuring distance travelled...
US20090024310 Device for Estimating the Position of the Center of Gravity of a Vehicle  
A device and a method for estimating the position of the center of gravity of a vehicle are described. A sensing device which determines a weightload variable which indicates a weightload, and an...
US20100017107 TRAVELING VEHICLE  
A traveling vehicle (1) includes a vehicle body (2) that has an occupant mounting portion that mounts an occupant, and a wheel (8) that is provided on a shaft and rotatably supported on the...
US20100070132 VEHICLE, CHARACTERISTIC VALUE ESTIMATING DEVICE, AND LOADED ARTICLE DETERMINATION DEVICE  
A vehicle whose attitude can be controlled even if the position of the actual center of gravity of the vehicle is not aligned with the position of the designed center of gravity or moved. The...
US20090018743 Mobile Unit and Control Method of Mobile Unit  
In an inverted pendulum type mobile unit that performs inverted pendulum stabilization control and traveling control based on a velocity target value as an input variable, a change in tilt angle...
US20130253814 System and Method for Gauging Safe Towing Parameters  
A system for determining the tongue weight and total weight of a towed vehicle and other parameters includes a drawbar transducer in one embodiment, a receiver hitch transducer in another...
US20080215212 Method For Controlling Driving Functions of a Motor Vehicle  
A procedure for controlling the driving functions of a vehicle with a control unit, which analyzes sensor signals measuring particular driving states and uses this information to generate driving...
US20120253652 Method and System for Detecting Forces on Aircraft  
A system for sensing a force applied to an aircraft includes a first sensor, a second sensor, and a processor operative to define a first velocity vector as a function of a first velocity due to a...
US20050033549 Rollover sensing using tire pressure sensor  
The system includes pressure sensors disposed within tires of a vehicle. Vehicle maneuvering produces changes in tire pressure between the various tires. The rate and magnitude of changes in tire...
US20100071984 VEHICLE  
A transverse two-wheeled vehicle has an increased turning limit value. A turning limit estimation system obtains a turning limit value and a center-of-gravity position adjustment system improves...
US20110087424 Onboard Aircraft Weight and Balance System  
An onboard system and method for determining the instantaneous weight and balance of an aircraft simply, reliably, accurately, and requiring a minimum amount of calibration includes a memory for...
US20090204318 METHOD FOR CHECKING THE PLAUSIBILITY OF AN ASCERTAINED VEHICLE MASS  
In a method for detecting the loading state of a motor vehicle, first wheel loads of all wheels are ascertained in the absence of cornering, second wheel loads of at least the rear wheel which is...
US20100023248 TWO-WHEELED VEHICLE CONTROL APPARATUS AND TWO-WHEELED VEHICLE CONTROL METHOD  
The present invention aims to provide a parallel two-wheeled vehicle in which a rider can ride in safety without executing a predetermined procedure in boarding. A parallel two-wheeled vehicle...
US20080312812 SUSPENSION HEIGHT CONTROL ALLOWING FOR DETERMINATION OF VEHICLE CENTER OF GRAVITY  
A process for determining a center of gravity of a vehicle having a sprung portion and an unsprung portion on the basis of selective variation of a lateral and a longitudinal orientation of the...
US20050275516 Vehicle overturn alarm device  
A Vehicle Overturn Alarm Device is disclosed. The device is self-contained and include a sensor to detect when a vehicle rollover has occurred, and a loud audible alarm to alert other individuals...

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