Back in the early 80's Some companies tried to cook up a cheap antistatic
It consisted of foam neoprene, the stuff in furniture, soaked in some black
so-called conductive mixture and then (i'm assuming here) baked to a solid
Flamable and ate and blackened IC leads after a few months.
From: cctalk-bounces at classiccmp.org
[mailto:cctalk-bounces at classiccmp.org]On Behalf Of Dave McGuire
Sent: Friday, October 05, 2012 8:28 PM
To: General Discussion: On-Topic and Off-Topic Posts
Subject: Re: Where to buy conductive foam in the US ?
On 10/05/2012 11:20 PM, mc68010 wrote:
Does anyone have a good place to buy the conductive
black foam for
sticking IC into ? The prices I am getting off google are nuts.
Mouser carries it in big 3'x3' (or thereabouts) sheets.
It's not cheap. (anywhere)
Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
New Kensington, PA