$\require{mediawiki-texvc}$
  • 검색어에 아래의 연산자를 사용하시면 더 정확한 검색결과를 얻을 수 있습니다.
  • 검색연산자
검색연산자 기능 검색시 예
() 우선순위가 가장 높은 연산자 예1) (나노 (기계 | machine))
공백 두 개의 검색어(식)을 모두 포함하고 있는 문서 검색 예1) (나노 기계)
예2) 나노 장영실
| 두 개의 검색어(식) 중 하나 이상 포함하고 있는 문서 검색 예1) (줄기세포 | 면역)
예2) 줄기세포 | 장영실
! NOT 이후에 있는 검색어가 포함된 문서는 제외 예1) (황금 !백금)
예2) !image
* 검색어의 *란에 0개 이상의 임의의 문자가 포함된 문서 검색 예) semi*
"" 따옴표 내의 구문과 완전히 일치하는 문서만 검색 예) "Transform and Quantization"

특허 상세정보

Ice dispensing and metering system and methods

국가/구분 United States(US) Patent 등록
국제특허분류(IPC7판) F25C-005/00   
출원번호 US-0538138 (2014-11-11)
등록번호 US-9989293 (2018-06-05)
발명자 / 주소
출원인 / 주소
대리인 / 주소
    Dorsey & Whitney LLP
인용정보 피인용 횟수 : 0  인용 특허 : 19
초록

An ice dispensing assembly includes a hopper, a metering disk, a shelf member, and a separating wall. The hopper includes an outlet opening defined in a bottom end of the hopper, and an ice inlet defined in a top end of the hopper. The metering disk is positioned in the hopper and includes a plurality of cavities. The shelf member is arranged to at least partially shield the cavities from a supply of ice held in the hopper. The metering disk is rotatable relative to the hopper between a first position wherein at least one cavity is exposed to the supply ...

대표
청구항

1. A method of dispensing ice, comprising; providing an ice dispensing system that includes a hopper having an outlet opening, an upper portion, and a lower portion, a metering member positioned in the hopper and having a plurality of cavities defined therein, a shelf, positioned in the hopper, includes a vertical dividing wall extending downward from an inner periphery of the shelf, the vertical dividing wall being elongated in a vertical direction, and an open space defined between the shelf, the vertical dividing wall, and the metering member;removabl...

이 특허에 인용된 특허 (19)

  1. Jaschinski John J. (Two Rivers WI). Adjustable rate ice cube dispenser. USP1985024498607.
  2. Nelson Donald C. (Medina OH). Automated golf ball dispenser. USP1997105673812.
  3. Rudesill, Brian R.. Automated nugget dispenser. USP2004036701974.
  4. Brill Frank D. (Fox Lake IL) Miller Benjamin D. (Chicago IL) Jablonski Thaddeus M. (Palatine IL) Marsh Doulgas F. (Raymond ME) Marsh Richard E. (West Chicago IL). Beverage and ice dispensing method and apparatus. USP1990084946073.
  5. Schroeder Alfred A. (2811 Whisper Fawn San antonio TX 78230) Durham Samuel (3539 Oakhorne San Antonio TX 78247) Niedheiser Robert W. (14310 Stoddard San Antonio TX 78232). Combination ice and chilled beverage dispenser. USP1991105054654.
  6. Miliani Rachid (Kimwierde 363 NL-1353 ER Almere NLX). Device for dosing and dispensing solid substances. USP1997115683011.
  7. Frohbieter Edwin H. (Stevensville MI). Dispensing system and method for dispensing discrete elements. USP1979064158426.
  8. Lucas, Alan S.; Slone, Wm. Derek; Bennett, M. Scott; Fancher, Hershel E.. Ice and ice/beverage dispensers. USP2005046880358.
  9. Chung,Eui Yeop; Lee,Wook Yong; Oh,Seung Hwan; Lee,Myung Ryul. Ice bank of ice-making device for refrigerator. USP2006097111473.
  10. Sowers, Charles L.; Buckminster, William Frank. Ice bucket dispenser apparatus. USP2011017874457.
  11. Miller, Lisa. Ice bucket having a sliding dispenser. USP2011017870974.
  12. Karlovits Frank K. (Arlington Heights IL). Ice cube dispenser with rotor feed means. USP1980014181244.
  13. Nuss, Bart Andrew. Ice dispenser with crusher and shaver for a refrigerator appliance. USP2015028955350.
  14. Fischer, Marcus Roland; Siwek, Amy Lauren; Chase, Kevin Michael; Koenigsknecht, Tony Lee; Jeffery, Randell Lee; Bashark, Larry Thomas; Fountain, Jordan Robert; Dawson, Brandon Michael; McCollum, Ryan Dean; Schwartz, Matthew Russel. Ice dispensing and detecting apparatus. USP2010067743622.
  15. Yao,Shen Hao. Merchandise output device of a vending machine. USP2007027175046.
  16. Romanyszyn,Adrian M.. Method and apparatus for a dispensing system with a dual direction paddlewheel. USP2007037186087.
  17. Lancaster William G. (5101 Upper River Rd. Louisville KY 40222). Method and apparatus for cooling and preparing a beverage. USP1996085549219.
  18. Nevarez, Roberto; Smith, William E.; Claesson, Jan. Method and system for portioning and dispensing ice. USP2011128074837.
  19. Glass, Greg A.; Hobson, David C.; Landers, Jerry L.; Renken, Richard K.. Volumetric ice dispensing and measuring device. USP2003086607096.