Patent Number: 6,298,009

Title: Object measuring and weighing apparatus and method for determining conveyance speed

Abstract: An apparatus and method for weighing and non-contact measuring of dimensions of a stationary object wherein the platen on which the object is placed for weighing and measuring is isolated from the support assembly for the dimension measuring sensors for greater sensitivity and accuracy in weight determination. A method of determining object speed of linearly in-motion object, useful for determining object dimensions, is also disclosed.

Inventors: Stringer; Bradley J. (Farmington, UT)

Assignee: Quantronix, Inc.

International Classification: G01B 17/00 (20060101); G01B 11/00 (20060101); G01B 11/04 (20060101); G07B 17/00 (20060101); G01S 015/00 ()

Expiration Date: 10/02/2018