Application Equipment Hood Extension
Publication Date: 2014-Sep-11
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Title: Application Equipment Hood Extension
Figure 1 (see below): Right side view of an arrangement of various engine and exhaust components of a self‐propelled agricultural sprayer with a front hood shown in a working position.
Figure 2 (see below): Right side view of Figure 1 with rear hood extension shown in a working position.
Figure 3 (see below): Right, rear perspective view of hood support, hood extension mounting brackets and SCR canister/catalyst of Figure 2 with the three panels of the hood extension shown in a detached position.
Description: As shown in the attached illustrations, a rear hood extension is provided for a self‐propelled agricultural sprayer application equipment. The hood extension is secured between the vehicle cab and the front engine hood, yet is also removable to allow access to various exhaust components.
Figure 1 illustrates an arrangement of various engine and exhaust system components of an agricultural sprayer. A front engine hood is also shown. The exhaust components may include, but are not limited to, any of the following: cooled exhaust recirculation (EGR), an exhaust filter with a diesel oxidation catalyst (DOC) and a diesel particulate filter (DPF) and a dual catalyst selective catalytic reduction (SCR) can...