John A Wedel, Michael J Carroll, Michael P Kassner, Nathan R Smith: Automatic integrated circuit transportation tube elevating and tilting device. Micro Component Technology, Lawrence M Nawrocki, March 3, 1987: US04647269 (14 worldwide citation)

The invention of the present document comprises apparatus for receiving and automatically feeding dual-in-line package (DIP) transportation and storage tubes (24) to the singulator (76) of an integrated circuit device handler (20) so that devices (22) in the tubes (24) can be introduced at the singu ...

John A J Wedel, Michael P Kassner: Integrated circuit handler heating and singulation apparatus. Micro Component Technology, Lawrence M Nawrocki, April 1, 1986: US04579527 (7 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a device for bringing integrated circuit devices (22), to be tested at a test site, to a temperature to which the devices (22) will be subjected during operating conditions of equipments in which they will ultimately be installed. The device includes a rack (30) comprising a ...