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Anti-static mat

jamesvickery
  • 3 months ago

I have yet to build my pc but I haven't got an antistatic mat or anything. where is the best place to get one for under £20

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  • 3 months ago
  • 2 points

You don't need one. Just plug in the power supply and touch it occasionally if you're so worried. The only way you're going to generate enough static electricity to do damage to your computer parts is if you're moonwalking over a shag carpet.

  • 3 months ago
  • 1 point

thanks

  • 3 months ago
  • 1 point

really? ive always heard horror stories of someone touching carpet and then frying their whole PC.

  • 3 months ago
  • 1 point

I've built PC's on a carpet floor before.

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  • 3 months ago
  • 1 point

You can also click the case power button a few times (if it’s not plugged in of course) to discharge static electricity.

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