Patent Number: 6,515,266

Title: Cooking apparatus

Abstract: A cooking apparatus has a door for opening and closing the opening of aheating chamber. The door has an operation portion that permits setting ofheating conditions such as heating time and heating mode and a displaypanel for displaying the heating conditions. The door is composed of adoor frame constituting the outer frame of the door, and a door screenmade of an elastic material and fitted in the door frame. A door sheet islaid over the door screen by being bonded thereto. In the door sheet areformed operation keys that are arranged in the operation portion, atransparent portion that serves as a display window through which to viewthe display panel, and a transparent portion that serves as a peep windowthrough which to look into the heating chamber.

Inventors: Nasu; Tadashi (Izumisano, JP), Kimura; Tadanobu (Hirakata, JP)


International Classification: F24C 15/02 (20060101); F24C 7/08 (20060101); H05B 006/76 ()

Expiration Date: 02/02015