|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||099/283; 099/282; 099/305; 099/307; 099/295; 222/639|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 10 인용 특허 : 38|
A beverage brewer ( 20 ) with a programmable dispenser cycle dispenser valve controller ( 36 ) for controlling a dispenser valve ( 34 ) to intermittently open and close during a plurality of control periods of an intermittent dispense period ( 88 ) to selectively control the quantity of hot water that is dispensed without changing the overall duration of the dispense period ( 88 ). Each of the control periods (CP 1 -CP 20 ) has a duty portion during which the dispenser valve is open that is selectively varied to brew either greater or lesser amounts of b...
1. In a beverage maker having a heating means, a brewing liquid storage means and a housing therefore, the improvement being a dispensing system, comprising:means for holding a beverage ingredient within a beverage ingredient holder;means for storing a plurality of selectable dispense periods of different duration during which a known quantity of brewing liquid may be passed to the beverage ingredient holder;means for preselecting one of the plurality of selectable stored dispense periods during which the known quantity of brewing liquid is passed to the...