Mark the packaged unit with the ESD symbol
Use of Simpson Model 260 or equivalent
to test parts or assemblies is prohibited. You
Before you work on ESDS items, make sure
Dielectric strength tests are not permitted.
the following precautions/procedures are met.
Be sure that work area, equipment, and
wrist strap assembly have a proper ground.
Attach wrist strap and place metal tools,
card extractors, test fixtures, etc., on grounded
Place conductive container on the bench
top. Remove component/assembly from packag-
ing. Remove shorting devices, if present. Handle
components by their bodies and lay them on
conductive work surface or test fixtures.
Test through the connector or tabs only.
Do not probe assemblies with test
After testing, replace shorting devices and