Patent Number: 6,167,642

Title: Tractor bucket extension device and method

Abstract: A loader bucket extender is attached to a preexisting loader bucket so as to extend the load-carrying capacity of that loader bucket by a large amount, on the order of fourfold and even more. A tractor or similar vehicle to which the preexisting loader bucket is attached moves the preexisting loader bucket into a suitable position relative to the loader bucket extender, at which point the loader bucket extender and preexisting loader bucket are attached and secured to one another using several engagement, attachment, and securing members.

Inventors: Nardini; Mark A. (Schenectady, NY)


International Classification: E02F 3/04 (20060101); E02F 3/96 (20060101); E02F 3/40 (20060101); E02F 003/76 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018