Skinning machine having feed device and method for using same Patent #: 4561150
ApplicationNo. 06/821433 filed on 01/21/1986
US Classes:452/127, Peeling by movement of workpiece past cutter452/129, Drum skinner type99/589And means to move food past stationary or vibrating tool
ExaminersPrimary: Abercrombie, Willie G.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
International ClassesA22C 17/00 (20060101)
A22C 17/12 (20060101)
AbstractA meat skinning machine and method for skinning wherein a shelf means is adjustably positioned between a meat support surface and the cutting edge of a skinning knife just beyond the periphery of the teeth of a gripping roll wherein the meat is supported immediately adjacent the cutting edge of a position radially beyond the periphery of the gripping roll just prior to the time the meat moves into contact with the cutting edge to permit the meat to move in an angular direction towards the roll and into contact with the edge.