Patents Assigned to Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc.
  • Patent number: 10662577
    Abstract: The present disclosure describes a steam iron having a housing, a handle, a soleplate, a water reservoir comprising a water inlet port, a fill door comprising a plug sized to seal the water inlet port, and a blocking member configured to prevent the plug from sealing the water inlet port during shipment of the steam iron. Methods for preparing a steam iron for shipment are also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 20, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 26, 2020
    Assignee: Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc.
    Inventors: George W Stamper, III, Rachel Sacks
  • Patent number: 10660343
    Abstract: An apparatus and method are provided for automatically making a pocket sandwich. The apparatus includes a platform configured to support a wrap (such as pita bread, tortillas, or the like) and a rotatable food pocket arranged at a center of the platform. A folding paddle is configured to rotate toward and away from the center of the platform, being placed at a location with respect to the platform such that motion of the folding paddle toward the center of the platform folds a portion of the wrap. The holding arm has a tip at a free end thereof, being movable in a vertical direction toward and away from the center of the platform. The holding arm is configured to contact the wrap and hold the folded pleat in place while the food pocket rotates with respect to the platform to permit the folding paddle to generate a successive pleat.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 18, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 26, 2020
    Assignee: Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc.
    Inventors: William D Starr, Amy Hollister, Drew Carlson
  • Patent number: 10624500
    Abstract: A blender includes: a base unit, the base unit including a vent in fluid communication with external air; a motor mounted within the base unit and configured to drive blender blades; a cooling fan mounted in the base unit to draw air though the vent and past the motor into a reservoir; and a conduit formed within the base unit that provides an exit path for air drawn past an exit port at the rear of the base unit. A central baffle is located within the reservoir that divides the exit path into two lateral substreams that flow past opposite side edges of the central baffle, and two lateral baffles are located within the reservoir downstream of the central baffle. Each lateral baffle directs a respective substream inwardly such that the sub streams combine into a single stream that exits the exit port.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 27, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 21, 2020
    Assignee: Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc.
    Inventors: Paul Diaz, Koen Aidan Ambrose
  • Patent number: 10591168
    Abstract: A countertop oven includes a housing having a rear panel, an upper panel, a bottom panel, a first side panel, an opposing second side panel and an open front end, together defining a cooking cavity therebetween. The cooking cavity is accessible via the open front end of the housing. At least one heating element within the housing selectively heats the cooking cavity. A door is movably attached to the housing via at least one 4-bar linkage mechanism. The door is selectively movable between a closed position, wherein the open front end of the housing is covered by the door, and an open position, wherein the door is positioned generally atop the upper panel of the housing, thereby uncovering the open front end of the housing to access the cooking cavity.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 21, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 17, 2020
    Assignee: Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc.
    Inventors: Weiqun Yang, Michael Garman, Amy Hollister
  • Patent number: 10493465
    Abstract: A food grinder comprises a base housing a motor, a throat portion coupled to the base, a receiving tube coupled to the throat, a feeding tray coupled to an upper end of the receiving tube, a selectively rotatable auger selectively insertable into and removable from the throat portion, and a storage tray sized and shaped to be selectively insertable into and removable from the feeding tray. The storage tray comprises a main body having a plurality of depressions formed in a top surface thereof. Each depression is sized and shaped to hold one or more accessories for use with the food grinder.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 7, 2016
    Date of Patent: December 3, 2019
    Assignee: Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc.
    Inventors: Devin Lee Moore, Brian Andrew Wong-Shui, Timothy Richard Swiss
  • Patent number: D865437
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 2, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2019
    Assignee: Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc.
    Inventors: Mark C Steiner, Koen Aidan Ambrose
  • Patent number: D871069
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 26, 2018
    Date of Patent: December 31, 2019
    Assignee: Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc.
    Inventor: Drew Carlson
  • Patent number: D873596
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 9, 2018
    Date of Patent: January 28, 2020
    Assignee: Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc.
    Inventor: Mark C Steiner
  • Patent number: D874212
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 9, 2019
    Date of Patent: February 4, 2020
    Assignee: Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc.
    Inventors: Michael Garman, Derek A McCullough, Elena A Marentes
  • Patent number: D880236
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 7, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 7, 2020
    Assignee: Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc
    Inventor: Drew Carlson
  • Patent number: D881633
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 6, 2019
    Date of Patent: April 21, 2020
    Assignee: Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc.
    Inventors: Michael Garman, Derek A McCullough, Elena A Marentes
  • Patent number: D881634
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 6, 2019
    Date of Patent: April 21, 2020
    Assignee: Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc.
    Inventors: Michael Garman, Derek A McCullough, Elena A Marentes
  • Patent number: D881637
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 1, 2019
    Date of Patent: April 21, 2020
    Assignee: Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc.
    Inventor: Guoyao Ye
  • Patent number: D885106
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 19, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 26, 2020
    Assignee: Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc.
    Inventor: Guoyao Ye
  • Patent number: D885118
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 1, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 26, 2020
    Assignee: Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc.
    Inventor: Mark C Steiner
  • Patent number: D885817
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 1, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 2, 2020
    Assignee: Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc.
    Inventor: Guoyao Ye
  • Patent number: D886504
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 1, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 9, 2020
    Assignee: Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc.
    Inventor: Brian Bock
  • Patent number: D886513
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 1, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 9, 2020
    Assignee: Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc.
    Inventor: Mark C Steiner
  • Patent number: D878697
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 19, 2019
    Date of Patent: March 17, 2020
    Assignee: Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc.
    Inventor: Drew Carlson
  • Patent number: D878698
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 19, 2019
    Date of Patent: March 17, 2020
    Assignee: Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc.
    Inventors: Charles Choi, Jacob Stanton