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- Adrian Caspersz
September 13, 2017, 1:50 pm
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out of ABS plastic that must create a lot of static electricity when in
I'd quite like to use it to clean dust out from electronic equipment.
From another vacuum cleaner (industrial photo-copier maintenance thing)
I have a short conductive hose and various end tools, so I'm almost
there; but I need to ground something - possibly the hose coupling to
Would that work? Or would the passing air circumvent it, and become
If so, I think I might need to make conductive and internally ground
parts of the vacuum cleaner, using metal loaded paint and/or aluminium
tape. Work that I want to avoid if possible.
Re: Make a handheld Vacuum Cleaner an Anti-Static tool?
Is there static present at the plastic tip? Check it before you get
carried away fixing a problem that doesn't exist.
I got a fairly new "scorpion" vac and there is no discernable static
charge at the inlet nozzle.