|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||164/30 ; 106/900 ; 294/015 ; 294/027.1|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 6 인용 특허 : 9|
A pod having a novel manual pivoting handle assembly for transporting the pod to and from processing tools in a semiconductor wafer fab. The handle assembly comprises a bracket, a pivoting handle and a spindle. The bracket is a Z-shaped member and includes two D-shaped cut-outs at the top of the bracket and two circular cut-outs at the bottom of the bracket which are placed over T-shaped protrusions and aligned with mounting sleeves located on a recessed area on a pod cover, respectively. Screws fit through the circular cut-outs on the bottom of the brac...
[ What is claimed is:] [1.]1. An ergonomic pivoting handle assembly for attachment to a standard mechanical interface pod, comprising:a handle for manually transporting the pod, said handle allowing the pod to pivot with respect to said handle during said transport of the pod;a bracket for securely supporting said pivoting handle on the pod;a spindle for supporting said pivoting handle; anda securing member located on said bracket for attaching said pivoting handle and said spindle to said bracket said securing member comprising a mounting boss having a ...