Category Archives: Static Electricity

Differences between Conductive and Static Dissipative Materials for ESD Protection

Conductive vs. Static Dissipative materials used for ESD Protection.

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What is a Faraday Cage?

What is a Faraday Cage? Who was Michael Faraday? In this article, I review what a “faraday cage” is and what products we use in static control as faraday cages.

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The Dangers of ESD (Electrostatic Discharge) in Manufacturing Electronics

On National Static Electricity Day, it’s worth noting why we use products for “static control”. Static can cause electrostatic discharges (ESD). ESD is what damages electronics, and a frequent reason cited for product recalls.

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