|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||40/611 ; 40/575 ; 312/234.1|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 27 인용 특허 : 23|
A vending machine face has a number of modules that are mechanically fastened to an underlying frame. These modules can be easily removed and replaced in the field so that the appearance of a vending machine can be changed with promotions, new interactive pieces can be added, the location of the vend selection buttons can be changed, recessed display compartments can be used and/or different light boxes with various graphics can be inserted and removed. This arrangement will provide for the ability to completely change the appearance of the vending machi...
[ What is claimed:] [1.] A vending machine face comprising:a frame having a front side and a rear side;a plurality of modules, the modules being readily detachably mounted to the frame, the modules being detachable via the rear side of the frame, the modules when mounted on the frame and the frame forming the face of a vending machine, a major part of the face of the vending machine being formed by the modules, at least two of the modules having an electrical connection extending therefrom to supply power to the modules when the at least two modules are ...