Apparatus for automatically producing waffles and similar food articles
Rotary food oven Patent #: 4072093
ApplicationNo. 05/911492 filed on 06/01/1978
US Classes:219/388, With means whereby material to be heated may be passed continuously through heated area (e.g., conveyor)432/239, WORK FEEDING, AGITATING, DISCHARGING OR CONVEYING SUBCOMBINATION99/443CConveyor
ExaminersPrimary: Goldberg, Elliot A.
Assistant: Roskoski, Bernard
Attorney, Agent or Firm
International ClassesA21B 1/42 (20060101)
A21B 5/02 (20060101)
A21B 5/00 (20060101)
A21B 1/00 (20060101)
AbstractAn electric oven for the continuous baking of pizzas has a baking chamber with a single front opening through which pizzas positioned in baking tins are loaded and from which baked pizzas are unloaded, the pizzas in their baking tins being conveyed through the baking chamber by a horizontal conveyor extending longitudinally in the baking chamber and passing through two contiguous regions in which the baking tins are conveyed respectively away from and towards the front opening by pallet members attached to the conveyor which engage the individual baking tins and push them along a horizontal support track in the baking chamber, the support track having two end portions for loading and unloading, respectively, the end portions project through the front opening of the baking chamber.