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#1 fleamour

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Posted 12 June 2012 - 11:22 AM

Want to operate on laptop. Am I right in thinking an off cut of sheet metal (laid on top of carpet) will be sufficient to ground myself on?
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Posted 12 June 2012 - 09:07 PM

Should in theory be fine, as long as your careful not to cut your feet. I think I would still prefer some linoleum or tile like in a kitchen floor would be preferable, they make anti-static wrist straps to, such as this, which I think would be my method of choice if I was in a all carpet environment.

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