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Title:
AMPHIBIOUS VEHICLE
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2019/003473
Kind Code:
A1
Abstract:
The present invention enables both enlargement and suitable storage of a collapsible flap. An amphibious vehicle (1) is configured with a flap (13) for receiving lift from water while navigating on water, said flap being provided so as to be deployable and storable to the front vis-à-vis the direction of travel of a vehicle body (11). The flap (13) has a lower flap (21) stored near a front face (11a) of the vehicle body (11) and an upper flap (22) stored near an upper face (11b) of the vehicle body (11). The lower flap (21) and/or upper flap (22) has a first flap member (31) and a second flap member (32) and is configured so as to be variable in flap length (L13) in the direction perpendicular to the vehicle width.

Inventors:
SATO, Shinichi (16-5, Konan 2-chome, Minato-k, Tokyo 15, 〒1088215, JP)
MIYAMOTO, Tetsuya (16-5, Konan 2-chome, Minato-k, Tokyo 15, 〒1088215, JP)
MATSUNAGA, Takashi (16-5, Konan 2-chome, Minato-k, Tokyo 15, 〒1088215, JP)
NAKAJO, Katsuhiko (16-5, Konan 2-chome, Minato-k, Tokyo 15, 〒1088215, JP)
OMURA, Taichi (16-5, Konan 2-chome, Minato-k, Tokyo 15, 〒1088215, JP)
SHIMIZU, Yuta (16-5, Konan 2-chome, Minato-k, Tokyo 15, 〒1088215, JP)
KAWANA, Takenori (16-5, Konan 2-chome, Minato-k, Tokyo 15, 〒1088215, JP)
MIZUMOTO, Takashi (16-5, Konan 2-chome, Minato-k, Tokyo 15, 〒1088215, JP)
Application Number:
JP2017/046061
Publication Date:
January 03, 2019
Filing Date:
December 22, 2017
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Assignee:
MITSUBISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES, LTD. (16-5, Konan 2-chome Minato-k, Tokyo 15, 〒1088215, JP)
International Classes:
B60F3/00
Foreign References:
US5765497A1998-06-16
JP2015127182A2015-07-09
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
MITSUISHI, Toshiro et al. (Mitsuishi Law and Patent Office, 4th Floor TAKU-Akasaka Building, 9-6, Akasaka 4-chome, Minato-k, Tokyo 52, 〒1070052, JP)
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