Global Patent Index - EP 3020681 A1

EP 3020681 A1 20160518 - AUTOMATIC BEVERAGE DISPENSER

Title (en)

AUTOMATIC BEVERAGE DISPENSER

Title (de)

GETRÄNKEAUSGABEAUTOMAT

Title (fr)

DISTRIBUTEUR AUTOMATIQUE DE BOISSONS

Publication

EP 3020681 A1 20160518 (EN)

Application

EP 15003225 A 20151111

Priority

  • IT TO20140941 A 20141112
  • IT UB20155437 A 20151110

Abstract (en)

Automatic beverage dispenser (10) comprising a refrigerated cabinet (10.4) including: - a plurality of removable disposable containers (12) of beverages packaged in vacuum packs, each having a respective outlet duct (12.1) of the beverage contained, - manual selection means (13) of the beverage to be delivered from each of said containers (12), and - electric means for delivering a predetermined amount of beverage from each of said containers (12) through a common dispensing nozzle (14), said delivery means being connected in an electric circuit to one another and with respect to an electronic processing and calculation unit provided with programmable memory means, wherein said delivery means comprise: - a plurality of hydraulic lines (15) branched in a fluid-tight manner each from a respective outlet duct (12.1) of a beverage container (12) and connected in a fluid-tight manner with respect to a common outflow duct (16), wherein said hydraulic lines (15) flow out into said common outflow duct (16) in sequence from upstream to downstream in the direction of flow and said common outflow duct (16) feeds said common dispensing nozzle (14), and - a pneumatic line (17) branched in a fluid-tight manner from a corresponding air intake (18) and connected in a fluid-tight manner with respect to said common outflow duct (16), upstream of said hydraulic lines (15).

IPC 8 full level

B67D 1/00 (2006.01); B67D 1/06 (2006.01); B67D 1/07 (2006.01); B67D 1/08 (2006.01)

CPC (source: EP)

B67D 1/0005 (2013.01); B67D 1/0006 (2013.01); B67D 1/06 (2013.01); B67D 1/07 (2013.01); B67D 1/0842 (2013.01); B67D 1/0888 (2013.01); B67D 2210/0006 (2013.01)

Citation (applicant)

None

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AL AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC MK MT NL NO PL PT RO RS SE SI SK SM TR

Designated extension state (EPC)

BA ME

DOCDB simple family (publication)

EP 3020681 A1 20160518

DOCDB simple family (application)

EP 15003225 A 20151111