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Title: US5131832: Heated ice cream scoop apparatus
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Country: US United States of America

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Inventor: Budreau, Chad P.; Fowler, IN 47944

Assignee: None

Published / Filed: 1992-07-21 / 1991-09-04

Application Number: US1991000754634

IPC Code: Advanced: A23G 9/28; A47J 43/28; F23Q 2/32;
Core: A23G 9/04; A47J 43/00; F23Q 2/00;
IPC-7: A23G 9/00;
B29C 67/24;

ECLA Code: F23Q2/32; A47J43/28C; A47J43/28G;

U.S. Class: Current: 425/277; 425/279;
Original: 425/277; 425/279;

Field of Search: 425/277,279,282,547,384,407,378.1,276,143,144 431/145,146,144

Priority Number:
1991-09-04  US1991000077546

Abstract:     An ice cream scoop including a ladle formed with an interior wall and exterior wall defining a heating chamber therebetween. The heating chamber including a vent directed through the exterior wall diametrically opposed to an elongate handle, wherein the handle includes a heating assembly mounting a heating cartridge directing heated air supply between the interior and exterior walls of the scoop.

Attorney, Agent or Firm: Gilden, Leon ;

Primary / Asst. Examiners: Woo, Jay H.; Nguyen, Khanh P.

Maintenance Status: E1 Expired  Check current status

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Family: None

First Claim:
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What is claimed as being new and desired to be protected by Letters Patent of the United States is as follows:     1. A heated ice cream scoop apparatus, comprising,
  • a concave ladle head, the ladle head including an interior wall spaced from and coextensive with an exterior wall defining a ladle head cavity therebetween, and
  • the ladle head including a handle member radially directed into and secured to the concave ladle head, and the ladle head further including a ladle head vent opening directed through the exterior wall in communication with the ladle head cavity, and
  • the handle including a handle shaft conduit, heating means for effecting selective projection of heat within the handle member conduit, the handle shaft conduit positioned adjacent and above said heating means, and
  • the handle shaft includes a handle cavity slot, the handle cavity slot coaxially aligned with the handle shaft conduit, and the handle shaft slot including a selectively removable butane lighter member, the butane lighter member including a butane reservoir supply in cooperation with a flame outlet nozzle, and a striker wheel and valve plate mounted to the butane lighter member to effect selective actuation of the butane lighter member to direct a flame from the outlet nozzle, and the outlet nozzle positioned below the handle shaft conduit.

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Patent  Pub.Date  Inventor Assignee   Title
Get PDF - 3pp US1255906  1917-03 Miller   ICE-CREAM-SERVING DEVICE.
Get PDF - 3pp US1323523* 1919-12 Cox    
Get PDF - 3pp US2114470* 1938-04 Conner    
Get PDF - 3pp US2256770  1941-09 Armstrong   Electrically heated ice cream dipper
Get PDF - 5pp US2351568* 1944-06 Wheaton    
Get PDF - 3pp US2990789* 1961-07 Smith    
Get PDF - 5pp US3587137  1971-06 Baldridge   PLASTIC PIPE MAKING APPARATUS
Get PDF - 8pp US4132518  1979-01 Rips  Realite Optical Company Apparatus for manufacturing plastic lenses
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Foreign References: None

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