|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||99/280 ; 99/286 ; 99/289 ; R|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 32 인용 특허 : 0|
A coffee bean grinding and brewing apparatus having a control circuit for initiating grinding and brewing cycles. The control circuit has a brew basket sensing switch that is positioned adjacent the brew basket retaining arms and is engaged into an open position by one of the arms when no basket is positioned between the arms and becomes closed when a basket is positioned between the arms. The control circuit does not initiate any cycle as long as the sensing switch is open avoiding the problem of grounds being delivered accidentally when no basket is pr...
An apparatus having a coffee bean grinding system having a cycle for the grinding of coffee beans and brewing of ground coffee, said apparatus including a grinder for grinding coffee beans and distributing the ground coffee into a brew basket held by retaining arms adjacent a passageway communicating with said grinder, a grinder motor for driving the grinder, a brewing system for the distribution of hot water to the brew basket, and a control circuit for selectively initiating grinding and brewing cycles, said control circuit including a grind-only switc...