200mm SMIF Pod Opener


MC-2000 200mm SMIF Pod Opener

The MPO-2000 200mm SMIF Pod Opener provides precision manual opening and closing of 200mm SMIF pods. Place it on, or mount to, work benches, WIP racks, or carts. Ergonomic in design and use, the MPO-2000 is a perfect addition to your fab.

The Brooks Alignment Services Division increases silicon yield and equipment uptime by improving critical wafer handling operations. Products include robotic alignment systems, bridge adapters for 300mm to 200mm, load port alignment systems, electronic levels, carbon fiber and glass dummy wafers, and cassette inspection tools. Services include tool and fab-wide calibration services. 


  • Lead-in features guide pod into position
  • Constructed from cleanroom compatible engineering plastics
  • Intuitive operation 


  • Ergonomic operation
  • Save time opening pods 
  • Simple to use
  • Save money opening and closing pods safely.


  • Accelerated mechanism requires only 24° of motion to achieve 86° of action
  • Low opening / closing force
  • Pod is guided easily and intuitively into nest
  • Positive detents at fully open and fully closed positions
  • Lubrication free bearings ensure easy operation, minimal particle generation, and long product life.
  • Can be easily secured to wire racks, tables, workbenches, carts, or WIP racks.
  • Path to ground available.
  • Compatible with 200 mm SMIF pods from major manufacturers
  • Part size: 380mm diameter x 100mm (15” x 4")
  • Part weight: 8 kg (18 lb)