US Patent No. 10,172,188

COOKING HEATER


Patent No. 10,172,188
Issue Date January 01, 2019
Title Cooking Heater
Inventorship Tatsuhiko Nakamura, Sakai (JP)
Assignee SHARP KABUSHIKI KAISHA, Sakai (JP)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,172,188

1. A cooking heater, comprising:a cooking heater body which includes a heating chamber;
a drawing body which is configured to be allowed to be pulled out from the cooking heater body and pushed into the cooking heater body;
a rotating tray which is arranged inside the drawing body and which is configured to be allowed to be mounted to the drawing body and removed from the drawing body, the rotating tray including a follower shaft and a follower gear mounted to the follower shaft;
a motor which is provided in the cooking heater body, the motor including a drive shaft and a drive gear mounted to the drive shaft; and
a rotation transmission mechanism that:
in a case that the drawing body is pushed into the cooking heater body and in a case that the drive gear and the follower gear are engaged with each other, directly transmits rotational force from the motor to the rotating tray, and
in a case that the drawing body is pulled out of the cooking heater body, blocks the transmission of the rotational force to the rotating tray.