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Publication numberUS3144078 A
Publication typeGrant
Publication dateAug 11, 1964
Filing dateMar 5, 1962
Priority dateMar 5, 1962
Publication numberUS 3144078 A, US 3144078A, US-A-3144078, US3144078 A, US3144078A
InventorsThomas Morton Evans, Tondreau Clarence A
Original AssigneeH H Uihlein Corp
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Ice cube maker and storage apparatus
US 3144078 A
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c CUBE MAKER` AND STORAGE APPARATUS F11ed March 5 1962 5 Sheetssheet 4 |NVENTORS EVANS T. MORTON ATTORNEY CLARENCE A- ONDREAU

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Classifications
U.S. Classification165/263, 62/138, 62/351, 62/275, 62/344, 62/267
International ClassificationF25C1/04
Cooperative ClassificationF25C1/04
European ClassificationF25C1/04