|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|국제특허분류(IPC7판)||A47J-031/40 A47J-031/52 B65D-085/804|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 3 인용 특허 : 54|
An apparatus and method for dispensing of a substance from a capsule . More specifically, (1) a capsule, (2) a beverage dispenser for receiving the capsule, and (3) mechanisms within the beverage dispenser that automatically open the capsule and rotate the capsule while mixing a beverage within the capsule to pour into a user beverage container or glass. The apparatus and method for cracking and peeling open the capsule provides a more hygienic approach to capsule-based beverage systems.
1. A dispenser for mixing a beverage, comprising: a frame defining a space to accommodate a capsule within the frame, the capsule having a lid and a capsule body;a receptacle movably attached to the frame with a protrusion that tears the capsule body under the lid and separates the lid from the capsule body by rotating the capsule against the protrusion creating an opened end; anda nozzle on the frame aimed into the opened end of the capsule to direct a mixing stream into said opened end when the receptacle is rotating the capsule. 2. The dispenser of cl...