|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||141/198 ; 141/DIG ; 1 ; 141/95 ; 141/86|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 22 인용 특허 : 17|
A drink dispenser assembly used for filling receptacles when placed into a position to receive liquid dispensed from a nozzle comprises a valve which is controlled by a solenoid connected to an electric circuit, a switch operated at the will of the operator to actuate the electric circuit and the solenoid to open the valve and initiate a filling cycle, an assembly operative to suspend the receptacle below the nozzle, and an arm positioned proximate the receptacle when the receptacle is placed into a position to receive liquid, the arm operative to sense ...
A liquid container for use with a dispensing apparatus comprising: a cup with a top opening for accepting liquid, the cup having a top portion and a bottom portion; and a first stripe on said cup located in the top portion near the top opening of said cup, said first stripe adapted for being electrically contactable to liquid within said cup and to a contact point outside said cup wherein a sensing means communicating with said contact point may sense liquid in contact with said first stripe to determine when liquid in said cup has reached a given level.