|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||222/01 ; 222/129 ; 222/185.1 ; 222/481.5 ; 222/518|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 87 인용 특허 : 7|
A refrigerator door-mounted beverage dispenser device for use with bottled beverages, to control beverage flow during dispensing from a bottle. The device comprises a generally cylindrical housing engaging the mouth of the bottle, an operating lever pivotably attached to the housing and movable between upper and lower positions, a self-closing flow valve, and a valve actuator operable with the operating lever to open the flow valve by applying pressure thereto while it is in either of the upper and lower positions, to enable controlled beverage flow. In ...
[ I claim:] [1.] A beverage dispenser device for controlling dual-mode beverage flow during dispensing from a bottle held in one of horizontal and inverted positions, said device comprising:a generally cylindrical housing having a borehole formed therethrough, and having means for engaging the mouth of the bottle;an operating lever pivotably attached to said housing and movable between upper and lower positions, said upper position being defined by said lever extending proximately alongside the bottle while held horizontally, said lower position being de...