|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|국제특허분류(IPC7판)||A47J-031/00 A47J-031/40 A47J-031/46 A47J-031/36 A47J-031/06|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 1 인용 특허 : 38|
A coffee brewer that includes a brewing chamber, and a brewing cup filled with coffee that is removably received in the brewing chamber. The cup includes a bottom that acts as a tamping member, and this bottom is movable to vary the size of the cup reservoir. Once the cup is positioned in the brewer, the closing of the cup forces engagement of the tamping member and an engagement member positioner in the brewing chamber, resulting in the tamping member being moved to compress the coffee.
1. A beverage brewing apparatus comprising: a brewer housing having a first component defining a brewing chamber with a bottom and with an access opening, a second component which may be opened to afford access to said brewing chamber via said access opening and which may be closed to coact in sealing engagement with said first component to close said access opening, and having an engagement portion; and, an impermeable brewing cup removably received in said brewing chamber, the brewing cup comprising a liquid impermeable cup housing defining a reservoir...