Static Electricity On Polyethylene Roll

Better not touch that roll of plastic, or you'll be in for quite a shock! :x

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+11 1. torbengb commented 8 years ago

Why on earth is that machine not ... earthed?
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+5 2. fjwjr commented 8 years ago

That happens a lot in paper printing also
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+11 3. MindTrick commented 8 years ago

This looks like a good place for polyethylene to unwind a bit
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+6 4. Wotty1 commented 8 years ago

That must be damaging the material.
Why have they not fitted a brush discharge system?
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+5 5. thundersnow commented 8 years ago

Lightening! Where is the thunder? :P
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+2 6. Judge-Jake commented 8 years ago

#5 There you are silly :)
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+1 7. thundersnow commented 8 years ago

#6 Where's there? :*
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+2 8. 4megetbanjo commented 8 years ago

#7 Here >:)
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+6 9. sux2bu commented 8 years ago

#1 The static charge IS going to ground, via the metal frame.
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+1 10. thundersnow commented 8 years ago

#8 Ok, thanks! :P