|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||062/457.7; 211/189; 220/023.87; 280/079.3; 312/236|
|발명자 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 12 인용 특허 : 16|
An insulated cooler having a narrower upper portion and a wider lower portion with a ledge therebetween is transformed into an elegant food dispensing station. A shelf that surrounds the cooler at its upper portion is formed from a horizontal panel with an aperture great enough to pass the upper portion of the cooler and rest on the ledge. The shelf may be provided with features for holding items on its surface such as glasses. It may have features for mounting a skirt that conceals the lower portion of the cooler. The assembly may include a rolling cart...
1. A horizontal shelf for use in conjunction with an ice chest or cooler, when the cooler has outer side walls with a wider lower portion and an narrower upper portion with a ridge therebetween, the shelf comprising: a) a substantially rectangular horizontal panel having width and depth dimensions greater than those of the cooler; b) an aperture in the panel dimensioned to pass the upper portion of the side walls, but not the lower portion of the side walls, for thereby supporting the shelf securely on the ridge with support surfaces surrounding the ...