Method and apparatus for measuring moisture content

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 9523652
APP PUB NO 20120086429A1
SERIAL NO

13267656

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An apparatus for measuring moisture content of biomass is disclosed. The apparatus comprises a probe apparatus and a mechanism that inserts the probe apparatus into the biomass. The probe apparatus measures a capacitance of the biomass. In accordance with an embodiment, the probe apparatus is mounted on the mechanism. In an embodiment, the mechanism positions the probe apparatus over the biomass. According to an embodiment, the mechanism inserts the probe apparatus into the biomass as the biomass is being transported in a trailer.

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POET RESEARCH INC4615 N LEWIS AVENUE SIOUX FALLS SD 57104

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Kluin, Julie A Sioux Falls, US 2 1
McLellan, Brandon L Sioux Falls, US 2 1

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