|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|국제특허분류(IPC7판)||A47J-031/44 A47J-031/40 A47J-031/06 A47J-031/36|
|미국특허분류(USC)||099/323; 099/295; 099/317; 426/079|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 18 인용 특허 : 9|
A reusable cartridge and method for forming a beverage using a beverage machine. The cartridge may include a bottom surface with inlet and outlet openings, e.g., arranged to receive an inlet or outlet needle, respectively, and an opening at a top end through which access to the interior space may be had. A filter basket may be inserted or removed into the interior space through the opening and a cover may engage at top to seal the opening closed.
1. A reusable beverage cartridge for use in a beverage forming machine, comprising: a cartridge body having a bottom including a flat surface, a top, a sidewall extending between the bottom and the top, and an interior space, the bottom including an inlet opening and an outlet opening each arranged to respectively receive an inlet needle and an outlet needle of a beverage forming machine, the inlet opening arranged to receive an inflow of liquid from the inlet needle into the interior space and the outlet opening arranged to provide a beverage to the out...