ESD Monitor

The “standard” resistance value for a wrist strap is to be 1 megohm (+/-20%). Touch-Testers test for this, so should your single-wire constant monitor. One of the ways that manufacturers of low cost continuous monitors cut corners is to not monitor for a current-limiting resistor in the wrist strap system. While there is no industry…

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Come see us at the 2011 ESD Symposium Booth# 219! Exhibit Hours: Monday, September 12.  Hours 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM – Welcome Reception in the Exhibit Hall Tuesday, September 13. Hours 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM – ZVM Demo Day Wednesday, September 14. Hours 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Noon Desco will be demoing our new Mini Zero Volt Monitor at 3:55PM…

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