Automatic article working system Patent #: 4035904
ApplicationNo. 06/725367 filed on 04/22/1985
US Classes:414/222.06, Device engages portion of element which is separable from transporting means to fix position of portion of element198/345.3, Means engages a conveyor portion (i.e., pallet) which is separable from the conveyor drive to fix the position of said conveyor portion414/268, With means for selectively charging a plurality of receptacles from a single source, or selectively discharging a plurality of receptacles to a single destination83/929.2Electrical component lead trimming
ExaminersPrimary: Siemens, Terrance L.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
International ClassesB23Q 7/14 (20060101)
B65G 37/00 (20060101)
B65G 37/02 (20060101)
B65G 1/04 (20060101)
Foreign Application Priority Data1981-05-24 JP
AbstractAn unmanned transfer system for transferring necessary materials such as works or tools between the racks of an automatic warehouse and machining tools. The unmanned transfer system includes a plurality of machining tools which are arranged along the racks stored with the works to be supplied to the machining tools. Further included is a stacker crane which is adapted to run between the racks and the machining tools. A plurality of auto-pallet changers are interposed between the stacker crane and the machining tools for automatically transferring the works between the stacker crane and the machining tools.
Field of SearchMOBILE ROBOT