US 9,808,118 B2
Vertical cooking apparatus
Plinio Francisco Crow, Vancouver, WA (US)
Filed by Plinio Francisco Crow, Vancouver, WA (US)
Filed on Dec. 16, 2014, as Appl. No. 14/572,315.
Claims priority of provisional application 61/916,591, filed on Dec. 16, 2013.
Prior Publication US 2015/0164276 A1, Jun. 18, 2015
Int. Cl. A47J 37/06 (2006.01); A47J 37/04 (2006.01)
CPC A47J 37/0694 (2013.01) [A47J 37/049 (2013.01); A47J 37/0688 (2013.01)] 5 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A vertical cooking apparatus, comprising:
a base wire rack with one or more slots therein;
one or more mesh racks, each removably inserted into one of the one or more slots;
wherein at least one of the mesh racks has a first mesh grill having a first mesh grill edge and a second mesh grill having a second mesh grill edge, wherein the first mesh grill edge is pivotally and detachably coupled to the second mesh grill edge;
wherein the first mesh grill has a pair of first latch rod loops coupled to the first mesh grill edge;
wherein the second mesh grill has a pair of second latch rod loops coupled to the second mesh grill edge;
wherein the mesh rack has a latch rod detachably inserted into the first latch rod loops and the second latch rod loops;
wherein the latch rod has a latch rod hook configured for detachably locking onto one of the second latch rod loops; and
wherein the one of the second latch loops is closed oval loop.