|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||248/095; 248/099; 383/011; 383/015|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 0 인용 특허 : 9|
The present invention relates to an apparatus for holding bags in a dishwasher rack for cleaning by a dishwasher. The apparatus comprises a flexible base with optional vertical supports for holding the opening of a reusable bag open, configured for biased engagement of prongs in the dishwasher rack. This invention holds the bag open, in place and upright while in the dishwasher to prevent collapse and to facilitate cleaning and re-use.
1. An apparatus for holding a bag in a dishwasher rack for cleaning by a dishwasher, comprising: a base for holding an opening of the bag open, the base being formed by a single continuous strip of elastically flexible material, such that the base is configured for being contracted to enable passage of the base through the opening of the bag and for flexing out once released, thereby applying pressure to inner walls of the bag for securing the bag to the base, the base having length sufficiently greater than a separation distance of two parallel prongs i...