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Is it safe to wrap up a graphics card in bubble wrap? Or will the graphics card be damaged?

Thanks,
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post #2 of 14
I'd put it in an antistatic baggie first, then wrap in bubbles
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post #3 of 14
You should wrap it in an antistatic bag, and then you can wrap the bag in bubble wrap to protect it.

edit: D:
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As others have said, anitstatic>bubblewrap
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EDIT: double post, and I dunno how to delete this. See post below
Edited by Eddd - 5/26/08 at 10:15am
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post #6 of 14
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Quote:
Originally Posted by newphase View Post
I'd put it in an antistatic baggie first, then wrap in bubbles
I'm pretty sure it came just in the pink bubble wrap bag. It's a gainward Bliss 8800GTS, can anybody verify this for me?

I need to find a place to put it away safely for a week till I can put it in my computer. Any recommendations? Because I can't find an anti static bag

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post #7 of 14
Pink bubble wrap is anti-static
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post #8 of 14
You can wrap it in newspaper, and put in a box, or bubble wrap. The static bag is good, but I don't think it's absolutely needed.
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post #9 of 14
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Originally Posted by Deezle98 View Post
Pink bubble wrap is anti-static
Thankyou. +rep. Just the answer I needed
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post #10 of 14
You can wrap it in pretty much anything that is not carpet or fur.

I prefer aluminum foil.
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