|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||219/1055 ; E ; 219/1055 ; M ; 99/302R ; 99/306|
|발명자 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 12 인용 특허 : 15|
A non-pressurized, self-sealing coffee maker and a method for using the coffee maker with microwave energy is provided. The coffee maker is vented such that there is no danger associated with steam pressure. The coffee maker uses a vented siphon system which allows discontinuance of microwave energy after the siphon action has been initiated. The apparatus itself also includes a gravity transfer device which allows water to drip directly on the ground coffee and prevents scorching.
A microwavable coffee maker comprising: a receptacle unit for receiving brewed coffee and which has a vertical axis, a peripheral wall and at least one vent means in said peripheral wall; a filter unit for passing water through ground coffee which is coaxially mounted on top of the receptacle unit and which has a bottom wall having a filter means for supporting ground coffee and having an inclining wall portion having a surface that inclines toward the filter means for deflecting water onto and around the ground coffee and having a peripheral wall and at...