ApplicationNo. 06/604897 filed on 04/27/1984
US Classes:452/160, Cutting longitudinally through body or body portion (i.e., splitters)452/169, Wing remover452/170Carcass conveyed to cutter in horizontal position
ExaminersPrimary: Meister, James M.
Assistant: Knoble, John L.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
International ClassA22C 21/00 (20060101)
AbstractOutwardly extending pivoted breast shields are provided in an apparatus for poultry carcass dismemberment for protecting the poultry breast from the wing severing blades. The shields are movably mounted between a first position ahead of the severing blade and a second position rearward of the blade.