Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Multi-flavored hot beverage dispenser










Image Number 3 for United States Patent #6419120.

Discloses a multi-flavour hot beverage dispenser apparatus adapted to dispense a selected flavour hot drink. The dispenser apparatus has hopper to hold a base powder. The hopper includes a hopper dispenser outlet including a motor driven auger to dispense the base powder from the hopper and a hot water boiler and hot water dispense valve. The hot water boiler has controlled heating means to heat the water to the desired temperature. A plurality of liquid flavour dispensers is provided with one or more dispensers selectively activatable to dispense a flavour syrup to flavour the dispensed hot drink to the desired flavour. The liquid flavouring supply is remote from the beverage dispenser allowing a compact sized dispenser which requires minimal counter space that does not increase with increasing flavour selection offerings. A mixer mixes the hot drink constituents to produce the selected flavour of hot drink indicated by a user by depressing a dispense key corresponding to the desired size and flavour of drink to be dispensed. A portion controlled or push and hold dispense cycle is described. In addition, drink constituent supply sensors are disclosed which operate to disable hot drink dispensing when a supply is low.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Electronic device assemblies
Performance apparatus and electronic musical instrument
Wire guide
Non-disruptive configuration of a virtualization controller in a data storage system
Stool
(4944
Stable pharmaceutical composition and methods of using same
  Randomly Featured Patents
Dry nonelectroscopic toners surface coated with organofunctional substituted fluorocarbon compounds
Production of metallic lead
Waveguide-based wireless distribution system and method of operation
Plumbing repair device and method
Method of reducing the activation of Th2 lymphocytes
Washroom partition
Method for chemical precipitation of metallic silver powder via a two solution technique
Ski pylon
Multicolor multi-element display system
Drink can lid with closure cap