|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||222/001; 222/039; 222/063; 222/1293; 222/1294|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 23 인용 특허 : 34|
An intelligent fountain dispenser performs automated control and systems diagnostics in real time. The intelligent fountain dispenser includes a controller in electrical communication with a syrup valve, a water valve, a carbonator valve, a water level sensor, a flowmeter, and an input panel. The intelligent fountain dispenser also includes a dispenser housing and a carbonator tank. Water and carbon dioxide mix in the carbonator tank to produce carbonated water. The carbonator valve supplies water to the carbonator tank in accordance with instructions re...
1. A method for dispensing a fountain beverage comprising:removably attaching a selected one of a plurality of consumer interfaces having differing configurations to a dispenser housing; providing each of the plurality of consumer interfaces with a distinct signature resistor; determining the particular configuration of the selected consumer interface removably attached to the dispenser housing based on information communicated between the signature resistor of the selected consumer interface; and dispensing a fountain beverage with a controller in elect...