ESD-safe dispensing components divert static electricity and avoid damage from electrostatic discharge during electronics assembly operations. The tips, barrels, and adapters are for use with air-powered dispensing equipment and dispense epoxies and many other assembly fluids. A carbon black additive for electroconductive applications is a means for static dissipation.
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