|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|국제특허분류(IPC7판)||F25B-045/00 F25D-011/02 F25D-023/02 F25C-005/185 F25D-017/02 F25D-021/06 F25C-005/182 F25D-021/12|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 0 인용 특허 : 35|
A refrigerator includes a secondary cooling path for circulating liquid coolant through the refrigerator wherein the liquid coolant is cooled by the freezer compartment and wherein the liquid coolant cools the ice maker and the ice bin as the liquid coolant circulates through the secondary cooling path. A pump is positioned along the secondary cooling path for pumping the liquid coolant through the secondary cooling path. A tube having a first end proximate the pump and an opposite end exposed to atmosphere may control suction pressure associated with th...
1. A refrigerator comprising: a fresh food compartment and a freezer compartment;a fresh food compartment door for providing access to the fresh food compartment;a compartment positioned remotely from the freezer compartment, the compartment comprising an icemaker and an ice storage area;a secondary cooling path in thermal contact with the icemaker and a heat exchanger disposed within the freezer compartment, the secondary cooling path comprising a liquid coolant, wherein the liquid coolant removes heat from the icemaker via thermal contact, and wherein ...