Patent Number: 7,132,633

Title: Combination toaster microwave oven and method for operating the same

Abstract: Toaster cum microwave oven having a heater for toasting bread, including a memory for storing a voltage level to a heater according to the function of the toaster the user selects, a temperature sensor for sensing an inside temperature of the toaster, and a microcomputer for controlling a toasting time period according to a kind and a toasting level of bread the user selects, and an inside temperature of the toaster, and controlling the microwave oven according to a command received through the first key input part, thereby permitting toasting bread to a desired degree of toasting regardless of the inside temperature and continued user of the toaster.

Inventors: Lee; Byeong Yong (Changwon-si, KR), Youn; Dong Hun (Changwon-si, KR), Oh; Young Jin (Changwon-si, KR)

Assignee: LG Electronics Inc.

International Classification: H05B 6/68 (20060101); A47J 37/08 (20060101); F24C 7/04 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-07 0:00:00