Patent Number: 6,293,351

Title: Rear mounted three point hitch adapter for motor vehicles

Abstract: A motor vehicle trailer hitch adapter that mates with a motor vehicle trailer hitch receptacle and provides attachment of standard agricultural category one three point hitch implements such as scraper blades, landscaping rakes or box blades. The adapter comprises of a tube that interfaces with the motor vehicle hitch receptacle, a bracket that interfaces with the category one implement's two pivot post attachment points, and a winch that interfaces with the category one implement's upper attachment point for raising and lowering the implement. The electric winch contains a wire harness that is routed into the vehicle for power attachment and vehicle operator control of the winch. The motor vehicle battery powers the winch through an interface such as a cigarette lighter socket.

Inventors: Schmidt; Robert A. (Lapeer, MI)

Assignee: Schmidt; Robert A.

International Classification: E01H 5/04 (20060101); E01H 5/06 (20060101); E01H 005/06 ()

Expiration Date: 09/25/2018