Elevating transport apparatus

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 7461722
APP PUB NO 20060175141A1





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An elevating transport apparatus for elevating and transporting a body to be transported, with an elevating section connecting a transport path and a transport path positioned at different heights. A first support shaft in the horizontal direction and a second support shaft are disposed parallel to each other on a stand. The second support shaft can be freely moved to approach or separate from the first support shaft, with guide apparatuses. A crank arm is supported by the second support shaft, and a distal end portion of a swing arm supported by the first support shaft is linked via a linking shaft to an intermediate position of the crank arm. A transport body support apparatus is provided via a free end support shaft on the free end section of the crank arm and can hold the body via a transport machine. Further, an arm drive apparatus is provided to cause the crank arm to rotate around the second support shaft, and a posture adjustment apparatus is provided to rotate the transport body support apparatus around the free end support shaft and maintain the horizontal posture thereof.

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Kyotani, Hisashi Shiga, JP 17 120

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