|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||222/01 ; 222/080 ; 222/095 ; 222/105 ; 222/129.1 ; 222/145.5 ; 222/146.6 ; 222/325 ; 222/494|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 65 인용 특허 : 2|
A dispense module for both carbonated and non-carbonated beverages is connected to a postmix beverage dispenser in the same space that any well-known dispensing valve occupies. The module includes a housing having a front-loading, refrigerated chamber for receiving a disposable concentrate package, a motor and pump drive, a refrigeration system, a front door, a water on-off valve, a water flow control, and a control system. The disposable concentrate package includes an integral concentrate container and pump, mixer and nozzle unit. The dispense module c...
[ What is claimed is:] [1.] A method for retrofitting a postmix soft drink dispenser to also dispense from a front-loading dispensing module comprising the steps of:(a) providing a postmix soft drink dispenser having a water cooling system including a carbonated water circuit and a still water circuit, a plurality of removable beverage dispensing valves, an electrical power supply, and means for mounting said valves on said dispenser;(b) providing a dispensing module including(1) a module housing;(2) a concentrate package chamber in said module housing;(...