storage-retrieval machine

storage-retrieval machine

[¦stȯr·ij ri′trēv·əl mə‚shēn]
(control systems)
A computer-controlled machine for an automated storage and retrieval system that operates on rails and moves material either vertically or horizontally between a storage compartment and a transfer station.
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Features include a storage-retrieval machine with a carriage that tilts the load-handling device to correspond with the slope of the pick channels.