|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||222/95 ; 222/105 ; 222/107 ; 222/325|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 49 인용 특허 : 2|
A storage and dispensing device for bulk carbonated beverages, for home use, comprising a two-part unit, a carrier portion providing support as well as a pressure medium and pressure means, and a separate cartridge unit containing the beverage to be dispensed through a beverage outlet; the cartridge is adapted to be removably nested with, and pressurized from, the carrier, while the beverage is self-pressurized from its carbonation.
Beverage dispensing device comprising (a) a carrier adapted to contain a measured supply of water; (b) a cartridge removably nesting with said carrier and comprising (1) a rigid tubular enclosure, (2) a flexible bag within said enclosure adapted to contain a volume of carbonated beverage substantially equal to said water supply, and (3) a beverage tap; (c) pump means to pressurize said water; and (d) one way valve means to transfer said water from said carrier to said cartridge upon activation of said pump means.