|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||99/280 ; ; 99/285|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 17 인용 특허 : 9|
A sensing assembly which includes a sensing device. The sensor assembly is constructed for use with an automatic beverage apparatus. The sensing assembly is attached to a beverage reservoir and senses, by physical contact, a quantity of beverage retained in the reservoir. The sensing assembly provides information about the quantity of beverage retained in the reservoir. When coupled to a beverage brewing apparatus, the beverage brewing apparatus will automatically produce a predetermined quantity of beverage in response to conditions sensed by said sensi...
A sensing assembly for use with a beverage producing apparatus having an ingredient mixing assembly and a controller for controlling said ingredient mixing assembly to produce a beverage therefrom, said ingredient mixing assembly dispensing beverage to a reservoir for retaining said beverage therein to allow selective dispensing of said beverage therefrom, said sensing assembly comprising: a first probe associated with said reservoir for sensing a first quantity condition of said beverage in said reservoir; a second probe associated with said reservoir f...