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Publication numberWO2009129069 A3
Publication typeApplication
Application numberPCT/US2009/039587
Publication date14 Jan 2010
Filing date6 Apr 2009
Priority date17 Apr 2008
Also published asCN102265168A, CN102265168B, US8041449, US8140182, US20090262445, US20100172722, WO2009129069A2, WO2009129383A2, WO2009129383A3
Publication numberPCT/2009/39587, PCT/US/2009/039587, PCT/US/2009/39587, PCT/US/9/039587, PCT/US/9/39587, PCT/US2009/039587, PCT/US2009/39587, PCT/US2009039587, PCT/US200939587, PCT/US9/039587, PCT/US9/39587, PCT/US9039587, PCT/US939587, WO 2009/129069 A3, WO 2009129069 A3, WO 2009129069A3, WO-A3-2009129069, WO2009/129069A3, WO2009129069 A3, WO2009129069A3
InventorsScott Noble, Edward Garcia, Evgeny Polyakov, Eric L. Truebenbach, Brian S. Merrow
ApplicantTeradyne, Inc.
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Bulk feeding disk drives to disk drive testing systems
WO 2009129069 A3
A method of supplying disk drives (500) to a disk drive testing system (100) includes placing a disk drive tote (600), carrying multiple disk drives (500), in a presentation position accessible to an automated transporter (200) of the disk drive testing system. The method includes actuating the automated transporter to retrieve one of the disk drives from the disk drive tote, and actuating the automated transporter to deliver the retrieved disk drive to a test slot (310) of the disk drive testing system and insert the disk drive in the test slot.
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International ClassificationG11B20/18, G02B5/04, G01R31/02
Cooperative ClassificationG11B33/128, G11B17/225, G11B2220/2516, G11B20/1816, G11B2220/41, G11B27/36
European ClassificationG11B27/36, G11B20/18C, G11B17/22C, G11B33/12C2A
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