|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||062/344; 062/377; 062/389|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 33 인용 특허 : 14|
A refrigerator includes a dispensing assembly having a service zone recessed in an outer portion of the freezer door, an ice passage formed in a freezer door, and a chute member arranged at the service zone. The ice passage is aligned with an outlet of an ice maker unit and leads to the service zone for delivering ice pieces from the ice maker unit to the service zone. Further, the chute member is movable between a first position, wherein ice pieces delivered from the ice maker are directed into the service zone, and a second position, wherein ice piece ...
1. In a refrigerator including freezer and fresh food doors pivotally mounted to a cabinet for selectively accessing respective freezer and fresh food compartments defined within the cabinet, a dispensing assembly for delivering ice pieces from the freezer compartment comprising: a service zone recessed in an outer portion of one of the fresh food and freezer doors; and a chute member arranged at the service zone, said chute member being movable between a first position, wherein the chute member is arranged to direct ice from within the cabinet into ...