|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||13/7360 ; 42/87 ; 41/91 ; 31/222.9 ; 31/224.2|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 28 인용 특허 : 11|
Improved outlet boxes are provided for installation in a wall to connect water supply lines and drain lines to the corresponding lines from an appliance. Molded plastic outlet boxes having dual drains; left-to-right reversibility; adaptability to multiple drain and inlet line configurations, including top, bottom and side inlets; inclined bottom walls with gutters and removable webs facilitating drainage; and rear walls with recesses accommodating flushable water supply line connections are disclosed. Dual drain connectors adapted to combine the flows fr...
[ What is claimed is:] [1.] A molded, reversible, plastic outlet box installable in a wall recess for use in connecting water supply valves and drain lines of appliances to in-wall plumbing, said box comprising:integrally molded top, bottom, left side, right side and back walls; anda plurality of laterally spaced port positions disposed in the bottom wall, including at least two supply valve port positions and at least two drain outlet port positions;a plurality of laterally spaced port positions disposed in the top wall, including at least two supply va...