US 11,653,785 B2
Steam cooking appliance
Ludovic Ball, Sessenheim (FR); Sebastian Frey, Königsbach-Stein (DE); Manfred Hintermayer, Karlsruhe (DE); and Martin Nagel, Forstheim (DE)
Assigned to BSH Hausgeräte GmbH, Munich (DE)
Appl. No. 16/641,268
Filed by BSH Hausgeräte GmbH, Munich (DE)
PCT Filed Jul. 25, 2018, PCT No. PCT/EP2018/070112
§ 371(c)(1), (2) Date Feb. 24, 2020,
PCT Pub. No. WO2019/038007, PCT Pub. Date Feb. 28, 2019.
Claims priority of application No. 10 2017 214 932.9 (DE), filed on Aug. 25, 2017.
Prior Publication US 2020/0352382 A1, Nov. 12, 2020
Int. Cl. A47J 27/04 (2006.01); F24C 15/32 (2006.01)
CPC A47J 27/04 (2013.01) [F24C 15/327 (2013.01); A47J 2027/043 (2013.01)] 23 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A steam cooking appliance, comprising:
a cooking chamber;
an evaporator unit configured to evaporate water to generate steam for supply into the cooking chamber; and
a water supply unit including a removable water tank, said water tank comprising a valve unit for coupling to the evaporator, said valve unit including two valves formed separately from one another and each of the two valve separately coupling the water supply unit to the evaporator,
wherein, in an operating state of the steam cooking appliance, a first valve of the two valves is configured to guide water from the water tank of the water supply unit to the evaporator unit upon the first valve being coupled to the evaporator unit and a second valve of the two valves is configured to guide air from the evaporator unit to the water tank of the water supply unit upon the second valve being coupled to the evaporator unit.