US 9,810,471 B2
Refrigerator
Sungsik Kang, Seoul (KR); and Sinyoung Kang, Seoul (KR)
Assigned to LG ELECTRONICS INC., Seoul (KR)
Filed by LG ELECTRONICS INC., Seoul (KR)
Filed on Jan. 20, 2016, as Appl. No. 15/2,108.
Claims priority of application No. 10-2015-0010395 (KR), filed on Jan. 22, 2015.
Prior Publication US 2016/0216021 A1, Jul. 28, 2016
Int. Cl. F25C 5/18 (2006.01); F25C 5/00 (2006.01)
CPC F25C 5/005 (2013.01) [F25C 2400/08 (2013.01); F25C 2500/08 (2013.01)] 20 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A refrigerator comprising:
an ice container;
a discharge unit provided at the ice container and having an outlet to allow discharge of ice;
an ice discharging module provided in the ice container having at least one blade rotatable in forward and reverse directions to allow selective discharge of ice cubes in an uncrushed state or a crushed state;
a first ice agglomeration reduction member provided over the ice discharging module and rotated by rotation of the at least one gear; and
a second ice agglomeration reduction member provided over the ice discharging module and is rotated by rotation of the first ice agglomeration reduction member, wherein one end of the second ice agglomeration reduction member is coupled to the first ice agglomeration reduction member and at least one other end of the second ice agglomeration reduction member is coupled to the ice container.