|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||099/283; 099/280; 099/285; 099/299|
|발명자 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 4 인용 특허 : 31|
A coffee maker is provided that is structured to control the temperature of water entering the brewing area, releasably secure a coffee pot in the coffee maker, detect the presence or absence of a coffee pot or mug in the coffee maker, provide a seal between the brewing basket and coffee maker to prevent excess steam from escaping and provide a water supply pressure detection system. A structure for preventing water leaking from an in-wall coffee maker from entering a wall cavity is also provided. A system and method of filtering sediment from water supp...
The invention claimed is: 1. A coffee maker, comprising: a housing; a coffee pot cavity located within the housing; a detector operable to detect the presence of a vessel in the coffee pot cavity, the detector located in the housing; an in-line water heater located within the housing and structured to couple to a water supply; a brewing area located within the housing to contain a supply of coffee grounds and to receive water from the in-line water heater; a pause and serve valve coupled to the brewing area; and a valve located between the water supply ...