Patent Number: 6,170,288

Title: Receiver and filter and adsorbent unit therefor

Abstract: An improved refrigerant receiver which includes an improved combined filter and adsorbent unit consisting of a filter extending outwardly from an elongated tube which is mounted on a refrigerant outlet conduit of the receiver and which has an outer edge with the wall of the receiver so that all refrigerant must pass through the filter, and at least one container of adsorbent material mounted within the receiver so as to be exposed to the flow of refrigerant passing through the filter without completely obstructing the portion of the receiver through which this flow passes.

Inventors: Incorvia; Samuel A. (North Tonawanda, NY)

Assignee: Multisorb Technologies, Inc.

International Classification: B01D 29/05 (20060101); B01D 29/01 (20060101); F25B 43/00 (20060101); F25B 039/04 (); F25B 043/00 ()

Expiration Date: 01/09/2018