Glossary: Electrostatic Discharge Ground

The point, electrodes, bus bar, metal strips, or other system of conductors that form a path from a statically charged person or object to ground.

Grounding a Static Charge

ESD flooring - grounding
Conductive elements in ESD flooring transport static charges from people or objects on the floor to the conductive ground plane (conductive adhesive or underlayment); charges then flow across the conductive ground plane to copper strips at the periphery of the room, connected to some form of earth ground.
ESD flooring - grounding
Conductive elements in ESD flooring transport static charges from people or objects on the floor to the conductive ground plane (conductive adhesive or underlayment); charges then flow across the conductive ground plane to copper strips at the periphery of the room, connected to some form of earth ground.
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