|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||99/280 ; 99/295 ; 99/300|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 42 인용 특허 : 0|
To control temperature of brewing water, check valve of flow-through-heater-type coffee maker is modified so that travel of the check valve is adjustable to control rate of flow through the heating tube and, as a consequence, temperature of extracting water.
In an electric coffee maker comprising a reservoir for water, said reservoir having a lower end, a holder of coffee grinds superposing a coffee collection container, conduit means connecting the lower end of the reservoir to a spout at a level well above the lower end of reservoir, electric heating means adjacent the conduit means for heating the water, check valve means in the conduit means comprising a ball valve seat and a ball valve element for the purpose of utilizing pressure of steam generated in the water as it heats to move the water toward the ...