Patent Number: 6,293,386

Title: Leadframe transport and method therefor

Abstract: An independent leadframe transport system for use with an integrated-circuit processing has a main drive unit having at least one tool-drive. A stack unit is moveably coupled to the main drive unit for storing unprocessed and processed leadframes. A leadframe transport carousel is coupled to the stack unit which loads an unprocessed leadframe from the stack unit and returns a processed leadframe back to the stack unit.

Inventors: Telkamp; Arnold T. M. (Velp, NL), Fierkens; Richard G. T. (Ewijk, NL)

Assignee: FiTel Innovations

International Classification: H01L 21/67 (20060101); H01L 21/677 (20060101); B65G 021/10 ()

Expiration Date: 09/25/2018