US Patent No. 10,091,919

APPARATUS FOR SECURING ELECTRONIC DEVICES ON A CARRIER DURING TRANSPORTATION


Patent No. 10,091,919
Issue Date October 02, 2018
Title Apparatus For Securing Electronic Devices On A Carrier During Transportation
Inventorship Yan Yiu Lam, Hong Kong (HK)
Shing Kai Yip, Hong Kong (HK)
Yu Sze Cheung, Hong Kong (HK)
Assignee ASM TECHNOLOGY SINGAPORE PTE LTD, Singapore (SG)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,091,919

1. An apparatus for securing electronic devices on a carrier that stores electronic devices during transportation of the electronic devices on the carrier, the apparatus comprising:a guiding track configured to guide motion of the carrier when the carrier receives electronic devices for storage; and
a magnetic track fixedly located adjacent to the guiding track, and the magnetic track is configured to attract the electronic devices onto the carrier with a magnetic attraction force when the carrier is located between the electronic devices and the magnetic track;
wherein the magnetic track is separate from the carrier and comprises a support surface facing the carrier,
wherein the support surface has a smaller width than a width of a portion of the magnetic track that is spaced from the support surface.