|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||099/279; 099/290; 248/027.3|
|§371/§102 date||20020925 (20020925)|
|발명자 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 1 인용 특허 : 9|
An in-wall coffee maker includes a coffee maker unit received in a mounting structure mounted within a wall cavity. The mounting structure includes engagement tabs to enable engagement of the mounting box to one or more wall structures and attachment flanges or tabs with apertures to receive fasteners from mating apertures in the coffee maker unit to attach the coffee maker unit in the mounting structure. The in-wall coffee maker unit can also include a metered water connection to facilitate a self-filling capability.
1. A coffee maker comprising:a housing; an in-line water heater located within the housing to receive a supply of water; a brewing area located within the housing to contain a supply of coffee grounds and to receive water from the water heater; a coffee pot receptacle located within the housing to house a coffee pot such that the coffee pot is located to receive coffee from the brewing area, wherein the housing of the coffee maker is shaped and configured to fit within a wall cavity and attach to one or more wall structures, and wherein the housing furth...