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Old 01-11-2006, 06:11 PM   #1
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i read on here that working on a computer on a carpeted floor is bad. why is this?
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Old 01-11-2006, 06:13 PM   #2
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Electro Magnetic Interferance....
Static electricity...
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Old 01-11-2006, 06:26 PM   #3
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which if your parts get shocked them you can most likely kiss them goodbye.
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Default Re: retarded question but im curious.

wat would u suggest working on? would a wooden table work?
and should i use some type of gloves ro something?
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Work on something hard, Wooden floor, i work on a Granite kitchen bench lol US ETHE KITCHEN! it works
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wat would u suggest working on? would a wooden table work?
and should i use some type of gloves ro something?
Yes a wooden table would be fine, you could always get a anti static mat and a anti static wristband if you are really paranoid.
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lol, ok thanks. but i guess the kitchen will give me wat i need.
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