static discharge

static discharge

static discharge
A charge of static electricity picked up by an aircraft during its motion through the air. It is discharged into the atmosphere through static dischargers (wicks) located at the trailing edges.
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Whether it is for general maintenance like wiping hands, cleaning large spills and parts, or other tasks sensitive to linting or where static discharge poses a problem, Tork has a wiper optimized for the job.
Additionally, it reduces the potential for static discharge when liners are peeled from label stock a process known to ignite chemical vapors in some manufacturing environments.
Each static discharge puts out electromagnetic energy.
Static discharge wicks may not be a cure-all, but we think they are worth trying.
VISA dispatched teams into the field to analyse the problem and eventually narrowed the cause to electro static discharge (ESD) from the HoloMag stripe.
The XF-537 also provides static dissipative performance to help prevent harmful electro static discharge (ESD) events occurring in static sensitive components and devices.
The polymeric conformal coat helps prevent arcing and shorts, as well as static discharge problems on sensitive components.
Electronics are sensitive pieces of equipment and require protection from corrosion and static discharge.
Armament personnel utilize this system to ground themselves and equipment prior to performing maintenance tasks involving explosives known as EEDs, thereby preventing static discharge that could initiate these devices.
Measure static discharge wicks for electrical continuity.
The six-axis Fanuc robot is equipped with end of arm tooling to handle a label, a moulding and a static discharge device.