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Need to run my set up caseless for a maybe 2 weeks, Sold my current case and need to ship it out soon. What is the safest surface to run my mobo and compnents on ?
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post #2 of 20
Ply wood, Acrylic...
Just stay away from the carpet

A shoe box works well too XD
Edited by cayennemist - 3/11/11 at 12:11am
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Agreed, try to keep your board as FAR away from carpet or other static generating things. Also an old anti static bag from your motherboard on top of a flat surface should suffice.
post #4 of 20
motherboard box.

anything cardboard

plexi sheets

NOT metal, it will short out your board.
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Just keep it on your desk.
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post #6 of 20
Be sure to rig up some type of support for your video card as well
    
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post #7 of 20
Use an anti-slip rubber mat (see pic for an example).

An alternative is to just install the standoffs to the mainboard and the mobo can now sit on any flat hard surface as it is now lifted up from contact with whatever below.

Edited by windfire - 3/11/11 at 12:15am
post #8 of 20
Just put it inside the motherboard box, afterall you will only be tapping the power with a screwdriver, you don't need all that spade either side.
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post #9 of 20
Quote:
Originally Posted by Phyxers View Post
Also an old anti static bag from your motherboard on top of a flat surface should suffice.
Only if its turned inside out.

My vote goes to cardboard.
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post #10 of 20
I saved an old mobo tray from a old case(with stand offs) and it works perfect
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