|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||21/0086 ; 21/010.9 ; 21/025.72 ; 21/025.8 ; 623/42 ; 623/43 ; 623/44 ; 22/214.66|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 58 인용 특허 : 22|
A combination water-purification and ice-dispensing system features an air cooler on the ice bin to prevent the congealing of ice. Four slanted agitator blades also break up chunks of ice back into ice cubes. Excess water from the ice maker is recycled into the ice maker. Double shutters prevent the dispensing of contaminated ice. An ice-bag dispenser and taper are included. A single kiosk can have both a purified water and an ice dispenser.
[ What is claimed is:] [1.] A purified water and ice dispenser comprising:a housing having a vend window and a machine room having a filtration system;the filtration system further comprising:a means for pre-filtering city water;a means for piping a portion of the pre-filtered water forming a driving fluid into a space substantially enclosed by an inner bladder of a diaphragm storage tank, thereby providing a driving pressure in the inner bladder of the diaphragm storage tank;a means for feeding an RO pump and filter membrane with a blend of the stored p...