|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||210/094 ; 210/097 ; 210/175 ; 210/192 ; 210/257.1 ; 250/434 ; 250/436 ; 222/146.1 ; 422/186.3|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 37 인용 특허 : 9|
A water treatment tank for use with water purification apparatus including an ultra-violet lamp within a bulb onto which incoming water is directed to provide a 360 degree thin laminar flow about the bulb so that all of the incoming water receives the ultra-violet rays even when water is dispensed in a fast refill fashion. The tank may have two compartments, one above the other, formed by a separating baffle. The lower compartment has cooling coils about the walls for cooling the water therein relative to the water in the upper compartment. The ultra-vio...
[ Having thus set forth the nature of the invention, what is claimed herein is:] [1.] A water dispenser including a housing having a water treatment tank, a baffle separating said tank into upper and lower compartments, a water inlet feeding water into said upper tank, cooling coils acting to chill water in said lower compartment, an ultra-violet lamp disposed in both compartments extending through said baffle for transmitting ultra-violet light rays to water in both compartments to eliminate bacterial growth in both compartments, said water inlet feedin...