Multiple speed conveyor storage system

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 10040642
APP PUB NO 20170283185A1
SERIAL NO

15631457

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Disclosed are various embodiments for a multiple speed, multiple conveyor storage system for items in a materials handling facility such as a fulfillment center. In one embodiment, the item storage system includes a first conveyor configured to operate at one speed, a second conveyor configured to operate at a different speed, and a transfer device configured to transfer items between the conveyors. The conveyors are each configured to store items in motion in a circuit arrangement.

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AMAZON TECHNOLOGIES INCPO BOX 81226 SEATTLE WA 98108-1226

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Gorski, Christopher Albert Gettysburg, US 5 3

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