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 How does one go about selling old PC parts? Forum SolvedHow does this computer look for its price? Can it handle games ok? Forum How many users can one server handle ??? Forum Does any one know any companies where you send the parts and they build your PC Forum SolvedOrdering parts tomorrow, how does the build look? Forum SolvedHow Does This Build Look? Finally Picked The Parts! Forum SolvedHow does one update Asus BIOS & Motherboard Drivers? Windows 7 Forum SolvedUpgrading PSU, how does a computer handle changes in power? Forum SolvedHello there does anyone know how to access files off a hardrive that was working one minuite, now its not working at all. Forum SolvedHow does this parts list look? Forum SolvedHI, want to understand, how does IP works?, when i am using one router and 7 devices, will the IP address remain same for all, Forum How much vertical space does a cpu fan needs to work properly? Forum SolvedHow does this parts list look for a sub-$650 gaming build? Forum SolvedHow does one connect these tiny SMA WiFi pigtails? Forum How does the AMD FX-8320 handle older games? Forum SolvedBuilding a moderate gaming rig. How does this one look? Forum SolvedBuilding a moderate gaming rig. How does this one look? Forum SolvedIssue booting to ANY HDD solved by reinstall on ONE HDD? How does that work? Forum SolvedHow does one get a Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 to detect SATA hard drives? Forum how well does duo SLI Titans handle multiple 1440p monitors? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !