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Title:
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR REMOVING A THIGH BONE FROM A DEFEATHERED WHOLE LEG POULTRY PRODUCT
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2015/194944
Kind Code:
A3
Abstract:
The invention pertains to a system and a method for removing a thigh bone from a defeathered whole leg poultry product, wherein the method comprises the following steps: - providing a leg product comprising: - a thigh, which thigh comprises a thigh bone and thigh meat, - a drumstick, - a knee joint, which knee joint comprises a connection between the thigh and the drumstick, in which leg product, a transverse cut has been provided at the knee joint transverse to the thigh bone and the tibia bone, which extends from one side of the leg product to a cut end so that the thigh and the drumstick are connected to each other, by which transverse cut a drumstick side cut plane and a thigh side cut plane are created, - while keeping the thigh and the drumstick connected to each other, changing the angle between the thigh and thereby exposing the thigh side cut plane, - while keeping the thigh meat and the drumstick connected to each other, removing the thigh bone from the thigh meat via the thigh side cut plane.

Inventors:
ANNEMA, Heinze (Breukrand 8, GC Gemert, NL-5421, NL)
DRABBELS, Richard Gerard Johan (189 Kruidenlaan, BV Venray, BV Venray, NL-5803, NL)
CLAESSENS, Roger Pierre Hubertus Maria (158 Burchtstraat, RK Nijmegen, RK Nijmegen, NL-6511, NL)
VAN DEN HEUVEL, Stefan Christianus Wilhelmus Martinus (Heide 4, PR Oeffelt, NL-5441, NL)
Application Number:
NL2015/050429
Publication Date:
December 23, 2015
Filing Date:
June 11, 2015
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Assignee:
MAREL STORK POULTRY PROCESSING B.V. (Handelstraat 3, AV Boxmeer, NL-5831, NL)
International Classes:
A22C21/00
Domestic Patent References:
2000-10-12
2003-05-15
Foreign References:
EP0763326A11997-03-19
EP0442554A11991-08-21
JPH02283236A1990-11-20
US3615692A1971-10-26
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
BLOKHUIS, S.E.D. (P.O. Box 3241, 2280 GE Rijswijk, NL)
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