|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||141/362 ; 222/1466 ; 222/505 ; 62/337|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 29 인용 특허 : 1|
A refrigerator/freezer has an external service area with an ice/water dispenser disposed in a freezer door with color coordinated control levers for controlling the dispensing of ice/water. Each of the control levers includes a main shank portion that is pivotal to actuate the ice/water dispenser and a saddle portion that defines the area of the lever to be pressed in order to pivot the lever. The saddle portion has a three piece construction that includes a back-up saddle integrally formed with the main shank of the lever; a color coordinated main saddl...
A refrigerator comprising: a door; means disposed in said door for dispensing ice and/or water; at least one control lever for actuating said dispensing means when said lever is pressed, said lever including an integrally formed first saddle defining an area to be pressed to actuate said dispensing means; a second saddle mounted on and overlying said first saddle, said second saddle having a color to delineate the area to be pressed; and a cushioning pad made of a resilient material and mounted on said second saddle to cushion objects contacting said pad...