Antistatic mat

Updated: 08/02/2020 by Computer Hope
Laptop on antistatic mat

Alternatively referred to as a grounding mat, an antistatic mat is a floor or table mat that reduces the risk of electrostatic discharge while working with electrostatic sensitive equipment. The picture shows an example of a laptop being repaired by a technician. The blue mat under this laptop is an antistatic mat.

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