Patent Number: 8,794,133

Title: Grating disc for a food processor

Abstract: A grating disc (4) arranged to be rotatably mounted within a food processor (1), to rotate in a direction of rotation (26), which grating disc (4) comprises at least one grating tooth (24) for grating food to be processed. The grating disc (4) comprises at least one groove (28) extending from an inner region (21) to an outer edge (22) of the grating disc (4) to assist in guiding food particles outwardly during use of the food processor (1). With the provision of a grating disc in accordance with the present invention, improved output of processed food is accomplished in that the at least one groove with assistance of centrifugal force guides the processed food outwardly for retrieval.

Inventors: Fister; Ines (Ferlach, AT), Gaertner; Thomas Johannes (Villach, AT), Obersteiner; Heimo (Klagenfurt, AT), Brenna; Claudio (Klagenfurt, AT)

Assignee: Koninklijke Philips N.V.

International Classification: A23N 1/02 (20060101); A47J 43/25 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/05/12018