How does one properly handle parts? Tags: Homebuilt Computers Systems Last response: September 28, 2008 4:25 AM in Systems Share Pablotech September 28, 2008 3:32:31 AM So, I'm interested in building/upgrading computers, but I always feared I would fry somethin costing me more than what I could of saved. I was wondering if any1 had any tips for me for avoid static electricity and handling possibly delicate parts. More about : properly handle parts cmichael258 September 28, 2008 3:42:04 AM You can always use an anti static wrist strap. I just make sure to touch the metal frame of the case before I handle any interior parts. assasin32 September 28, 2008 4:11:56 AM Yeah I do the same, I touch the case before touching anything, but if im working inside the case, I rest my arms on the inside of the case so I touch the metal at all times. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Zorg September 28, 2008 4:25:37 AM Here is a recent thread. **POLL** ESD Safety Precautions Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHow do I handle a CPU ForumHow much can the i3 3220 handle ? ForumNew graphics card 6990 not working properly Forum**POLL** ESD Safety Precautions ForumBoth Crossfire 5850's AND 6850's NOT working right??? properly powered ForumCan I build a PC from parts not made in China? ForumWhich game can an ati hd 5450 handle . ForumHeatsink Does Not Working Properly ForumHow does this pc look? ForumSecond monitor not working properly ForumHow does one go about selling old PC parts ? Forumconfused on the new parts i got? can some one clarify? ForumWill my single core CPU handle Crysis okay if I OC more?? ForumHow to recover Software RAID5 properly ? ForumHow does my parts list look? Everything compatible? ForumPower Supply good for cheap price ForumHow much power? ForumBuilding new pc from Dell XPS parts ForumNew computer: how does it look? ForumHow long to burn in Prime95 More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !