Patent Number: 6,253,568

Title: Refrigerator with enhanced freeze compartment access

Abstract: A a refrigerator with enhanced freezer compartment access for slidably receiving a frame into the freezer compartment. The a refrigerator with enhanced freezer compartment access includes a refrigerator. The refrigerator has a top wall, a back wall, a bottom wall, a first side and a second side, the housing has a middle wall, the middle wall is oriented generally horizontal to the sides, the middle wall divides a refrigeration compartment and a freezer compartment. The freezer compartment is between the first side and the middle wall. A frame is slidably received in the freezer compartment. The frame has a back wall, a top wall, a front wall and a bottom wall. The front wall defines a freezer door. A plurality of racks extends between the freezer door and the back wall. A plurality of guide rails, each having base portion, are mounted to the middle wall and the first side. A plurality of brackets slidably guide the frame in the freezer compartment. The brackets are located on the frame such that the brackets are slidably received in the guide rails.

Inventors: Peffley; David A. (Rio Rancho, NM)


International Classification: A47B 88/04 (20060101); F25D 25/02 (20060101); F25D 11/02 (20060101); F25D 23/02 (20060101); F25D 23/04 (20060101); F25D 011/02 ()

Expiration Date: 07/03/2018