|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||062/306; 062/389; 261/DIG.017|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 20 인용 특허 : 16|
Methods and apparatus for cold carbonation are provided in which a carbonator (13) having one or more segments is provided within a relatively horizontal cold plate (12). A sensor (14) is provided that can be accessed from a side of a dispenser (10).
1. A dispenser, comprising: a first carbonator tank section; a second carbonator tank section; and a third carbonator tank section, the first and third sections being coupled with the second section, the third section extending outward from the second section, the first, second, and third sections forming a common space for carbonating water. 2. The dispenser of claim 1, and further comprising a cold plate formed substantially around the carbonator tank sections. 3. The dispenser of claim 1, and further comprising a sensor for measuring water leve...